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Tourist Attractions

  • Museums
    Museums

    Numerous museums convey the 400-years-long history of Arita-Porcelain.
    Gaining a deeper knowledge of Arita-Porcelain will make your fondness for it grow.

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  • Gallery
    Gallery

    In the various galleries of Arita's kilns and ceramic shops, ceramic items can be both admired and purchased.
    This category introduces galleries, where you can admire the excellence of the pieces exhibited and experience the charm of Arita-Porcelain.

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※This site is arranged according to the Japanese alphabetical order.

Ryuzan Aoki kiln
  • Gallery
Ryuzan Aoki kiln

〒844-0025
Hei-1579-10, Hokaoyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3272
Business hours: Telephone reservation required
[Closed on] irregular

The old Tashiros Western-style building
  • Famous Sights
The old Tashiros Western-style building

〒844-0004
1-2-6, Kobira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 20 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car to Arita Hall from JR Arita Station, 1 minute by foot from Arita Hall
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
Open on: Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays
      Arita Porcelain Fair Period (4/29-5/5)
      Autumn Sue, Arida porcelain Festival Period
[public time] 10:00 - 16:00

Arita Tousen Daikan'on
  • Nature
  • Barrier-free
Arita Tousen Daikan'on

〒849-4142
Ko-2318-1, Yamadanimaki, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-2882
Business hours: From March to October…9:00 - 16:00
     From November to February…10:00 - 15:00
Admission fees: 100 yen

Arita dam
  • Nature
  • Barrier-free
Arita dam

〒844-0007
Shirakawa, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Arita Folk and History Museum (East Building)
  • Museums
Arita Folk and History Museum (East Building)

〒844-0001
1-4-1, Izumiyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2678
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 16:30
[Closed on] New Year's holidays

Arita Porcelain Museum
  • Museums
Arita Porcelain Museum

〒844-0004
1-4-2, Odaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3372
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 16:30
[Closed on] Mon. / New Year's holidays

Arita Porcelain Park Zwinger Palace Art Gallery
  • Museums
Arita Porcelain Park Zwinger Palace Art Gallery

〒844-0014
340-28 Toya-Otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-41-0030
Business hours: Weekdays 10:00-16:00
     Sat. / Sun. / holidays 10:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] open all year round

Izumiyama Quarry (Designated National Historical Site)
  • Nature
  • Barrier-free
Izumiyama Quarry (Designated National Historical Site)

〒844-0001
1-33, Izumiyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 15 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 8 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available for 8 cars)

Imaemon Museum of Ceramic Antiques
  • Museums
Imaemon Museum of Ceramic Antiques

〒844-0006
2-1-11, Akaemachi, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-5550
Business hours: 10:30-16:30
[Closed on] Monday, New Year's holiday
    ※There are also times when the museum might be temporarily closed.
Admission fees: General 300 yen ※Group 200 yen (more than 15 people)
    No entrance fee for highschool students, junior highschool students and elementary schools students.
    ※There is an extra charge for planned exhibitions.

Big Gingko Tree
  • Nature
  • Barrier-free
Big Gingko Tree

〒844-0001
1-13, Izumiyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 10 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available)

Kakiemon Museum of Old Ceramics
  • Museums
Kakiemon Museum of Old Ceramics

〒844-0028
352 Nanzan-Tei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2267
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] New Year's holidays
Access:
 5 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami-Arita IC
 10 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC
Admission fees:  Free of charge

Kajiken Seiji Museum of Casting Molds
  • Museums
  • Barrier-free
Kajiken Seiji Museum of Casting Molds

〒844-0022
2892, Kuromuta-hei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3177
E-mail: kajiken7@mail.bbexcite.jp
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] no regular holidays

Gallery Shobun
  • Gallery
Gallery Shobun

〒844-0004
2-4-10, Odaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3675
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] no regular holidays

Gallery Sagadan
  • Gallery
Gallery Sagadan

〒849-4172
2496-1 Shimohon-Otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5141
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] irregular, New Year's holidays
※Reservation is required if you plan to come on Sat. / Sun.

Kyushu Nature Trail (Course: Kurinokitoge Pass - Mt. Kurokami)
  • Nature
Kyushu Nature Trail (Course: Kurinokitoge Pass - Mt. Kurokami)


Access:
・Climbing starting point at Arita Dam
 10 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 13 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
・Climbing starting point at Ryumon Valley
 15 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 20 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC

Kunimi Lakeside Park
  • Nature
Kunimi Lakeside Park

〒849-4155
Yamamoto, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5616 (Arita Town Hall, Agriculture and Forestry Division)
Access:
30 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
20 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC

Mt. Kurokami
  • Nature
Mt. Kurokami

〒849-4192
Tachibe-Otsu 2202, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5616 (Arita Town Hall, Agriculture and Forestry Division)
FAX: 0955-46-2100 (Arita Town Hall)

Keiun Temple
  • Famous Sights
Keiun Temple

〒844-0005
2-3-1, Kobira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-2047
Access:
 25 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 5 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 8 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC

gemmigieimonkoimanrishiryokan
  • Museums
gemmigieimonkoimanrishiryokan

〒844-0023
2726 Maruo-Hei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-4164
Business hours: 8:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays, New Year's holiday

Koransha Museum of Old Ceramics
  • Museums
  • Barrier-free
Koransha Museum of Old Ceramics

〒844-8601
1-3-8 Koubira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2132
Business hours: Weekdays 8:00-17:25
     Saturday and Sunday, celebration 9:30-17:00 of from October to March
     Saturday and Sunday, celebration 9:30-17:30 of from April to September
[Closed on] New Year's holidays

The Kyushu Ceramic Museum
  • Museums
  • Barrier-free
The Kyushu Ceramic Museum

〒844-0017
3100-1 Toshaku-Otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-3681
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] Monday (in the case of holiday, we are opened, and Tuesday is closed the next day), the end of the year (from 29 to 31 on December)

Sakuragaoka Park (Magarigawa Shrine)
  • Nature
Sakuragaoka Park (Magarigawa Shrine)

〒849-4172
Shimohon, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 15 minutes on foot from Kuromo Station (Matsuura Railway)
 20 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
 10 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC
(parking available)

Shuujian
  • Famous Sights
Shuujian

〒844-0003
1-8-11, Kamikohira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-2500 (Arita Town Hall Commerce, Industry & Tourism Division)
Open on: Sat. / Sun.
Public time: 10:00 - 16:00

Shingama Kiln
  • Famous Sights
Shingama Kiln

〒844-0022
2783, Kuromuta-hei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2215
Business hours: weekdays 8:10 - 16:50      Sat. / Sun. / holidays 10:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] open all year round

Memorial for Arita's First Potters
  • Famous Sights
  • Barrier-free
Memorial for Arita's First Potters

〒844-0001
1-5, Izumiyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 15 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 8 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available for 8 cars)

Terrace rice fields of Take
  • Nature
Terrace rice fields of Take

〒849-4164
Take, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 30 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
 20 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC

China On The Park - Chuuji Hall
  • Museums
China On The Park - Chuuji Hall

〒849-4176
111 Haraake-Otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-3900
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:30
[Closed on] Tue. / New Year's holidays

Ruins of Tengudani Kiln
  • Famous Sights
Ruins of Tengudani Kiln

〒844-0007
Shirakawa, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2678 (Arita Folk & History Museum)
Access:
 30 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available near the entrance to the ruins)

[Arita-kan] - The plaza for exchange of traditional arts
  • Gallery
[Arita-kan] - The plaza for exchange of traditional arts

〒844-0005
1-1-1 Koubira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-41-1300
Business hours: daily 9:30 - 17:00
[Closed on] New Year's holidays
Parking:   ※Reservation required for exclusive use of bus

Inoue Manji Ceramic Art Gallery
  • Gallery
Inoue Manji Ceramic Art Gallery

〒844-0028
307 Nanzan-tei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga.
TEL: 0955-42-4438
Business hours: daily 8:30 - 17:30
[Closed on] New Year's holidays / Obon vacation in July and August

The Chinese ship ruins of a castle
  • Famous Sights
The Chinese ship ruins of a castle

〒849-4144
Yamadanimaki, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Touzan Shrine
  • Famous Sights
Touzan Shrine

〒844-0004
2-5-1, Odaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3310
Access:
 20 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC

Tonbaibei Walls Backstreet
  • Famous Sights
  • Barrier-free
Tonbaibei Walls Backstreet

〒844-0004
Kamikohira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Eizaburo Hara Museum
  • Museums
Eizaburo Hara Museum

〒844-0009
1-1-10, Nakanohara, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-2840
Business hours: daily 12:00 - 16:30
[Closed on] irregular

Hyakubasen Monument
  • Famous Sights
Hyakubasen Monument

〒844-0008
2-8-21, Hiekoba, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
(in the precincts of Hoonji Temple)

Fukagawa Seiji Museum
  • Museums
Fukagawa Seiji Museum

〒844-0005
1-1-8 Koubira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-5215
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] New Year's holidays (December 31 - January 2)
※Please make an appointment before visiting our museum.

Restored Kaolin Mill
  • Famous Sights
Restored Kaolin Mill

〒844-0007
2-6, Shirakawa, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Marukei Porcelain Gallery
  • Gallery
Marukei Porcelain Gallery

〒844-0002
1-4-28 Nakadaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3052
Opening hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] December 31 - January 1
Access:
 2 minutes walk from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami-Arita IC

Wooden Statue of a Children's Guardian Deity
  • Famous Sights
Wooden Statue of a Children's Guardian Deity

〒844-0003
1-1339, Kamikohira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Yamada Shrine (Tousen Castle Ruins)
  • Famous Sights
Yamada Shrine (Tousen Castle Ruins)

〒849-4144
Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 5 minutes on foot from Yamadani Station (Matsuura Railway)
 20 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
 10 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC

Ri Sanpei Monument
  • Famous Sights
Ri Sanpei Monument

〒844-0004
2-5-1, Odaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
※We are arrested on foot than Touzan Shrine for approximately 15 minutes
Parking: for 10 cars in front of Tozan Shrine

Ryuumonkyou
  • Nature
Ryuumonkyou

〒849-4151
Hiroseyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5616 (Arita Town Hall, Agriculture and Forestry Division)
Access:
 15 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 20 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available)

Forest Park of History and Culture
  • Nature
Forest Park of History and Culture

〒849-4165
1788 Kuromo-Kou, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5010
FAX: 0955-46-5040

Access:
 10 minutes on foot from Kurokawa Station (Matsuura Railway)
 15 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
 10 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC

The old Tashiros Western-style building
  • Famous Sights
The old Tashiros Western-style building

〒844-0004
1-2-6, Kobira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 20 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car to Arita Hall from JR Arita Station, 1 minute by foot from Arita Hall
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
Open on: Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays
      Arita Porcelain Fair Period (4/29-5/5)
      Autumn Sue, Arida porcelain Festival Period
[public time] 10:00 - 16:00

Keiun Temple
  • Famous Sights
Keiun Temple

〒844-0005
2-3-1, Kobira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-2047
Access:
 25 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 5 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 8 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC

Shuujian
  • Famous Sights
Shuujian

〒844-0003
1-8-11, Kamikohira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-2500 (Arita Town Hall Commerce, Industry & Tourism Division)
Open on: Sat. / Sun.
Public time: 10:00 - 16:00

Shingama Kiln
  • Famous Sights
Shingama Kiln

〒844-0022
2783, Kuromuta-hei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2215
Business hours: weekdays 8:10 - 16:50      Sat. / Sun. / holidays 10:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] open all year round

Memorial for Arita's First Potters
  • Famous Sights
  • Barrier-free
Memorial for Arita's First Potters

〒844-0001
1-5, Izumiyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 15 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 8 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available for 8 cars)

Ruins of Tengudani Kiln
  • Famous Sights
Ruins of Tengudani Kiln

〒844-0007
Shirakawa, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2678 (Arita Folk & History Museum)
Access:
 30 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available near the entrance to the ruins)

The Chinese ship ruins of a castle
  • Famous Sights
The Chinese ship ruins of a castle

〒849-4144
Yamadanimaki, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Touzan Shrine
  • Famous Sights
Touzan Shrine

〒844-0004
2-5-1, Odaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3310
Access:
 20 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC

Tonbaibei Walls Backstreet
  • Famous Sights
  • Barrier-free
Tonbaibei Walls Backstreet

〒844-0004
Kamikohira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Hyakubasen Monument
  • Famous Sights
Hyakubasen Monument

〒844-0008
2-8-21, Hiekoba, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
(in the precincts of Hoonji Temple)

Restored Kaolin Mill
  • Famous Sights
Restored Kaolin Mill

〒844-0007
2-6, Shirakawa, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Wooden Statue of a Children's Guardian Deity
  • Famous Sights
Wooden Statue of a Children's Guardian Deity

〒844-0003
1-1339, Kamikohira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Yamada Shrine (Tousen Castle Ruins)
  • Famous Sights
Yamada Shrine (Tousen Castle Ruins)

〒849-4144
Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 5 minutes on foot from Yamadani Station (Matsuura Railway)
 20 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
 10 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC

Ri Sanpei Monument
  • Famous Sights
Ri Sanpei Monument

〒844-0004
2-5-1, Odaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
※We are arrested on foot than Touzan Shrine for approximately 15 minutes
Parking: for 10 cars in front of Tozan Shrine

Arita Tousen Daikan'on
  • Nature
  • Barrier-free
Arita Tousen Daikan'on

〒849-4142
Ko-2318-1, Yamadanimaki, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-2882
Business hours: From March to October…9:00 - 16:00
     From November to February…10:00 - 15:00
Admission fees: 100 yen

Arita dam
  • Nature
  • Barrier-free
Arita dam

〒844-0007
Shirakawa, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga

Izumiyama Quarry (Designated National Historical Site)
  • Nature
  • Barrier-free
Izumiyama Quarry (Designated National Historical Site)

〒844-0001
1-33, Izumiyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 15 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 8 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available for 8 cars)

Big Gingko Tree
  • Nature
  • Barrier-free
Big Gingko Tree

〒844-0001
1-13, Izumiyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 10 minutes on foot from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available)

Kyushu Nature Trail (Course: Kurinokitoge Pass - Mt. Kurokami)
  • Nature
Kyushu Nature Trail (Course: Kurinokitoge Pass - Mt. Kurokami)


Access:
・Climbing starting point at Arita Dam
 10 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 13 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
・Climbing starting point at Ryumon Valley
 15 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 20 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC

Kunimi Lakeside Park
  • Nature
Kunimi Lakeside Park

〒849-4155
Yamamoto, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5616 (Arita Town Hall, Agriculture and Forestry Division)
Access:
30 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
20 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC

Mt. Kurokami
  • Nature
Mt. Kurokami

〒849-4192
Tachibe-Otsu 2202, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5616 (Arita Town Hall, Agriculture and Forestry Division)
FAX: 0955-46-2100 (Arita Town Hall)

Sakuragaoka Park (Magarigawa Shrine)
  • Nature
Sakuragaoka Park (Magarigawa Shrine)

〒849-4172
Shimohon, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 15 minutes on foot from Kuromo Station (Matsuura Railway)
 20 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
 10 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC
(parking available)

Terrace rice fields of Take
  • Nature
Terrace rice fields of Take

〒849-4164
Take, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
Access:
 30 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
 20 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC

Ryuumonkyou
  • Nature
Ryuumonkyou

〒849-4151
Hiroseyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5616 (Arita Town Hall, Agriculture and Forestry Division)
Access:
 15 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 20 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
(parking available)

Forest Park of History and Culture
  • Nature
Forest Park of History and Culture

〒849-4165
1788 Kuromo-Kou, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5010
FAX: 0955-46-5040

Access:
 10 minutes on foot from Kurokawa Station (Matsuura Railway)
 15 minutes by car from Hasami Arita IC
 10 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC

Arita Folk and History Museum (East Building)
  • Museums
Arita Folk and History Museum (East Building)

〒844-0001
1-4-1, Izumiyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2678
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 16:30
[Closed on] New Year's holidays

Arita Porcelain Museum
  • Museums
Arita Porcelain Museum

〒844-0004
1-4-2, Odaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3372
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 16:30
[Closed on] Mon. / New Year's holidays

Arita Porcelain Park Zwinger Palace Art Gallery
  • Museums
Arita Porcelain Park Zwinger Palace Art Gallery

〒844-0014
340-28 Toya-Otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-41-0030
Business hours: Weekdays 10:00-16:00
     Sat. / Sun. / holidays 10:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] open all year round

Imaemon Museum of Ceramic Antiques
  • Museums
Imaemon Museum of Ceramic Antiques

〒844-0006
2-1-11, Akaemachi, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-5550
Business hours: 10:30-16:30
[Closed on] Monday, New Year's holiday
    ※There are also times when the museum might be temporarily closed.
Admission fees: General 300 yen ※Group 200 yen (more than 15 people)
    No entrance fee for highschool students, junior highschool students and elementary schools students.
    ※There is an extra charge for planned exhibitions.

Kakiemon Museum of Old Ceramics
  • Museums
Kakiemon Museum of Old Ceramics

〒844-0028
352 Nanzan-Tei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2267
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] New Year's holidays
Access:
 5 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami-Arita IC
 10 minutes by car from Mikawachi IC
Admission fees:  Free of charge

Kajiken Seiji Museum of Casting Molds
  • Museums
  • Barrier-free
Kajiken Seiji Museum of Casting Molds

〒844-0022
2892, Kuromuta-hei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3177
E-mail: kajiken7@mail.bbexcite.jp
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] no regular holidays

gemmigieimonkoimanrishiryokan
  • Museums
gemmigieimonkoimanrishiryokan

〒844-0023
2726 Maruo-Hei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-4164
Business hours: 8:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays, New Year's holiday

Koransha Museum of Old Ceramics
  • Museums
  • Barrier-free
Koransha Museum of Old Ceramics

〒844-8601
1-3-8 Koubira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-2132
Business hours: Weekdays 8:00-17:25
     Saturday and Sunday, celebration 9:30-17:00 of from October to March
     Saturday and Sunday, celebration 9:30-17:30 of from April to September
[Closed on] New Year's holidays

The Kyushu Ceramic Museum
  • Museums
  • Barrier-free
The Kyushu Ceramic Museum

〒844-0017
3100-1 Toshaku-Otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-43-3681
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] Monday (in the case of holiday, we are opened, and Tuesday is closed the next day), the end of the year (from 29 to 31 on December)

China On The Park - Chuuji Hall
  • Museums
China On The Park - Chuuji Hall

〒849-4176
111 Haraake-Otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-3900
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:30
[Closed on] Tue. / New Year's holidays

Eizaburo Hara Museum
  • Museums
Eizaburo Hara Museum

〒844-0009
1-1-10, Nakanohara, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-2840
Business hours: daily 12:00 - 16:30
[Closed on] irregular

Fukagawa Seiji Museum
  • Museums
Fukagawa Seiji Museum

〒844-0005
1-1-8 Koubira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-5215
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] New Year's holidays (December 31 - January 2)
※Please make an appointment before visiting our museum.

Ryuzan Aoki kiln
  • Gallery
Ryuzan Aoki kiln

〒844-0025
Hei-1579-10, Hokaoyama, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3272
Business hours: Telephone reservation required
[Closed on] irregular

Gallery Shobun
  • Gallery
Gallery Shobun

〒844-0004
2-4-10, Odaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3675
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] no regular holidays

Gallery Sagadan
  • Gallery
Gallery Sagadan

〒849-4172
2496-1 Shimohon-Otsu, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-46-5141
Business hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] irregular, New Year's holidays
※Reservation is required if you plan to come on Sat. / Sun.

[Arita-kan] - The plaza for exchange of traditional arts
  • Gallery
[Arita-kan] - The plaza for exchange of traditional arts

〒844-0005
1-1-1 Koubira, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-41-1300
Business hours: daily 9:30 - 17:00
[Closed on] New Year's holidays
Parking:   ※Reservation required for exclusive use of bus

Inoue Manji Ceramic Art Gallery
  • Gallery
Inoue Manji Ceramic Art Gallery

〒844-0028
307 Nanzan-tei, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga.
TEL: 0955-42-4438
Business hours: daily 8:30 - 17:30
[Closed on] New Year's holidays / Obon vacation in July and August

Marukei Porcelain Gallery
  • Gallery
Marukei Porcelain Gallery

〒844-0002
1-4-28 Nakadaru, Arita-cho, Nishimatsuura-gun, Saga
TEL: 0955-42-3052
Opening hours: daily 9:00 - 17:00
[Closed on] December 31 - January 1
Access:
 2 minutes walk from JR Kami-Arita Station
 7 minutes by car from JR Arita Station
 10 minutes by car from Hasami-Arita IC

Tourist Guide Service

Information about Arita's Tourist Guide Service

Professional guides with a profound knowledge of Arita offer guided tours to the town's tourist attractions.
They will talk about topics, tell background stories and share information only local residents of Arita know about.
Our guided tours are a must for everyone who wants explore the birthplace of Japanese porcelain in depth.
We offer guided tours for groups as well as individuals.
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