美山陶遊館

美山陶遊館

"Miyama Touyukan" is located in Hioki-shi, a city in western Kagoshima prefecture. It is an interactive recreational facility that provides ceramic making experiences in a nature-rich environment at in Miyama, the hometown of Satsuma-yaki pottery.

Your original creation will be baked in a kiln, and then delivered to you in about a month. Crafts of local potteries of Miyama are displayed and sold at the shop, with an impressive variety for visitors to choose from. Exclusive events and workshops to get in touch with the appeals of traditional Satsuma-yaki are also held regularly. Brochures and area maps are also available, so you can use this as a base of sightseeing in this region.

Basic Information

Address
〒899-2431						
1051 Miyama, Higashiichiki-cho, Hioki-shi, Kagoshima						
Phone
099-274-5778						
Hours
8:30 - 17:00						
Closed
Monday (If a national holiday falls on Monday, it is closed the next weekday)						
Fee
<Pottery Experience>
Potter's Wheel Experience : 2,090 yen
Hand-Shaping Experience : 1,540 yen
Decoration Experience : 1,540 yen
Satsuma Button Decoration Experience : 3,560 yen					

Access

  • FromHigashiichiki Station (JR Kagoshima Main Line)
    About 7 minute drive by car					

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