Kurokabe Square, Nagahama

3.5
Historic Walking Area · Scenic Walking Area
At Kurokabe Square, you'll find a variety of traditional buildings offering various distinct and well-crafted glassware. The city is renowned for its history of glass production, and around this small district, you'll find anything from high-end wares costing tens of thousands of yen, to something a little more wallet-friendly. At the reputable vendor "Kurokabe Glass," you can absorb a few floors worth of glass, including bowls, drinks receptacles, and ornamental animals, as well as taking the opportunity to learn some skills at daily glass-blowing workshops. Plan your Kurokabe Square visit and explore what else you can see and do in Nagahama using our Nagahama sightseeing planner.
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  • Went there mainly to visit Kaiyodo Museum but we found lots of good food! Try the sweet potato sweets, they're worth it!  more »
  • There are lots of great glass galleries in the traditional buildings around Kurokabe square. I picked up some unique pieces at very reasonable prices.  more »
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