TATAMI VILLAGE

TATAMI VILLAGE

TATAMI VILLAGE (Kuboki Tatami Shop) is a shop, cafe, and workshop in Sukagawa City in Southern Fukushima prefecture. The Kuboki Tatami business was founded in 1740 in Sukagawa and is currently run by the 15th generation of the same family.

‘Tatami’ is a kind of woven mat made with rush grass frequently used as flooring in traditional Japanese-style rooms. Kuboki Tatami is not only dedicated to flooring, but also makes tatami coasters, smartphone mats, and accessories made with tatami-heri (a kind of ribbon used to fasten the sides of a tatami mat).

At Tatami Village, visitors can make a tatami coaster or a pouch made of tatami-heri. Both experiences take approximately 30 minutes to complete. Additionally, the cafe on site serves matcha and seasonal sweets, and features a modern, bright space that uses tatami elegantly.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Websitehttps://tatami-jp.com/
Contact

Kuboki Tatami Village
0248-72-8989

Best SeasonAll Year
Opening Hours

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Closed: Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Access Details
Access55 Nakanomachi, Sukagawa, Fukushima 962-0852
View directions
Getting there

By train: Approx. 15 minutes walk from the JR Sukagawa Station (JR Tohoku Line)

By car: Approx. 30 minutes drive from Koriyama Station via Prefectural Road No. 54

Useful Links

Sukagawa City: Fireworks, Tatami, Fire Festivals & Sci-fi Heroes

Eiji Tsuburaya Museum

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