Takehara retains streetscapes (machinami) from the Edo period in its Townscape Preservation District.
The Machinami Take-kobo workshop is located in this old townscape.
At the Machinami Take-kobo workshop, housed in a renovated traditional building, see them being made, buy some to keep, and even try your hand at making bamboo crafts yourself.
One-day Hands-on Course
Following the instructions of staff, create your own bamboo basket and windmill.
In case of more than 5 people, reservation is required one day prior your visit.