Michi-no-Eki Karamushi Ori-no-Sato (Roadside Station)

Michi-no-Eki Karamushi Ori-no-Sato (Roadside Station)

The tradition of weaving ‘karamushi' (plant fiber from nettles, known as 'Ramie") has been handed down in Showa Village for generations. Learn more about this tradition at this facility, which house a shop selling locally-produced goods, and an area where you can try ramie weaving for yourself.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Websitehttps://www.karamushi.co.jp/michinoeki.html(Japanese)
Contact

Michi-no-Eki Karamushi Ori-no-Sato (Roadside Station)

(+81) 241-58-1655

Best SeasonAll Year
Opening Hours

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

No regular holidays

ParkingAvailable
Entrance FeeFree entrance. There are charges for craft experiences.
Access Details
AccessAzauenohara 1, Sagura, Showa Village, Onuma District, Fukushima Pref. 968-0215
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Getting there

By Car:

  • 35 min by taxi or rental car from Aizu-Tajima Station (Aizu Railway).
  • 1 hour drive from Ouchi-juku
  • 1 hour 15 min drive from central Aizu-Wakamatsu City.

By Bus:

  • 35 min by bus from JR Aizu-Kawaguchi Station (JR Tadami Line).
  • Get off the bus at Shimosagura bus stop, then walk for 3 min.

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