Kanazawa Higashiyama Shitsurae

Kanazawa Higashiyama Shitsurae

Craft Museum without Display Cases

Kanazawa Higashiyama Shitsurae is the place where you can take a closer look at the art pieces of traditional craft artists, produced by HAKUICHI, to immerse yourself in the beauty of traditional artisanship. Each room has its own theme and shows the masterpiece of “Living National Treasures”, masters recognized to possess extraordinary skills and techniques, as well as one-of-a-kind jewelries created with traditional materials. At the “Tea Salon Yanagian”, you can enjoy maccha and Japanese petit fours with the elegant view of Higashi Chayagai.
Address 1-13-24 Higashiyama, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture 920-0831
Phone 076-251-8899
Hours 10:00 - 18:00
Closed Wednesdays
Product range art pieces of traditional craft artists of mainly Ishikawa Prefecture, e.g. Wajimanuri lacquerware and Kutaniyaki porcelain

Once-in-a-lifetime Encounter with the Craft Jewelry

Our gallery once was the stately stucco warehouse of an old family. Today, it houses the makie works of artists and mother-of-pearls jewelries that the store owner has chosen most carefully.

Quick and Colorfully Tasty Lunch

Lunch offers at HAKUICHI CAFÉ are colorful to eyes and perfect as quick munchies.

Enjoy the Seasonal Japanese-style Sweets at the 2nd Floor Café

Spend some calming time at the Japanese-style café overlooking the willow tree, the symbol of the hiromi plaza in Higashi Chayagai. Enjoy seasonal Japanese sweets and light meals in the uniquely relaxing ambience of the old townhouse.

Treat Your Eyes with the Season Depicted in the Patio

When you head for the 2nd floor, you will have the view of the patio from the landing. Feel the seasons of Kanazawa amid the townscapes and its quaint air.

By Car

No designated parking space available.
Use the public transportation, or the nearby public parking space.

By Bus

・5 minutes on foot from “Hashibacho” bus stop