Hakata Traditional Craft and Design Museum


Japanese traditional crafts have a long history that has carried on for ages.

Hakataori and Hakata dolls are the most famous of Fukuoka city’s traditional arts and crafts, but there are more.

At Hakata Traditional Craft and Design Museum, located in the Hakata area, many traditional crafts from the area are displayed along with an introduction to their history.

This is the place you can really get a feeling for these amazing crafts and their respective artisanal knowledge which has been passed down for centuries.

Please stop by and check it out if you are visiting Fukuoka city. There is a chance you can meet Japanese traditional crafters and talk to them.