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Last update:February 27,2015


Nishijin Textile Center


Visitors can observe a demonstration and make Nishijin-textile, purchase products and observe a kimono show and the historical data room.


 Imadegawa-Minami, Horikawa-dori, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto City

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Nishijin Textile Center


One minute walk from City Bus Stop "Horikawa Imadegawa"
12 minute walk from subway Karasuma Line Imadegawa Station


Available (Large buses free. Personal vehicles 150 yen per 30 minutes, but if you make a purchase of 2000 yen or more you can receive 2 hours parking for free.


Everyday (expect Dec.29-Jan.3) , 9:00~17:00

Number of visitors facility can accept

About 300 ( It changes with what is inspected.)

Visit requirements


Average visit length

About 40 minutes (including a 15 minute kimono show)

Facility details / highlights

You can touch Nishijin Textile's charm through inspection of demonstration of kimono show and a craftsman, and experience of handwoven or dressing.(Experience is reservation required.)

Admission fee

Observation free, but fees needed for certain activities

Support in foreign languages

English, Chinese, Korean (no support available on staff's day off)

Materials in foreign languages

Pamphlet : English, Chinese, Korean


TEL: 075-451-9231


No applications for observation only. (For hands-on experience, apply by the day before.)

Contact Information about this page.
(When you want to visit the facilities introduced in this list, please apply to each facility directly.)

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Kansai Bureau
International Investment Promotion Division
Address: 1-5-44 Otemae, Chuo-ku, Osaka, 540-8535