Kurume Regional Industry Promotion Center


Kurume Kasuri or Kurume cloth is an important intangible cultural property, which has its own museum. Valuable exhibits are on display; including the glasses of the founder of Kurume Kasuri, Inoue Den. The first floor has become a comprehensive exhibition, with a variety of exhibitions. There are also classrooms and meeting rooms. There are also vendors selling
local handicrafts such as lacquer from the southern Chikugo region. Videos from the region can also be seen and there is also a demonstration on how to make Kurume Kasuri.
* Demonstration available daily. Demonstrations every 5 to 10 minutes from 10am. Please inquire directly for details.

About the building: Municipal Intangible Cultural Asset; Workshop - Available for free
Accessibility: Priority parking for persons with disabilities; wheelchair-accessible bathrooms; wheelchair rental; elevator; wheelchair ramp; guide dogs permitted

Basic Information

Address (Japanese) 839-0809 福岡県久留米市東合川5-8-5
Address 5-8-5 Higashi Aikawa, Kurume City, Fukuoka
Telephone Number 0942-44-3700((財)久留米地域地場産業振興センター)
Contact Kurume Regional Industry Promotion Center
Fax Number 0942-43-1020
Open 10am - 5pm
Closed From Dec. 29th till Jan. 3rd.
Price Free Admission
Car Park Parking available for 250 cars
Access By train:
Ride the JR Kagoshima Line until Kurume Station. It is a 15 minute car ride from the station.
Ride the Nishitetsu Tenjin Omuta Line until Nishitetsu Kurume station. It is a 10 minute drive from the station.
By car: a one minute drive from the Kurume Interchange off the Kyushu Expressway
Website http://www.kttnet.co.jp/jibasan/

*Information on facilities is subject to change. Please check each official website for the latest information.


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