International Origami Center
Founded in 1858, the Somegami dyed paper and Edochiyogami paper store Yushima no Kobayashi a facility enabling people to become familiar with Origami and washi (Japanese paper) culture in a casual setting. Visitors can also look at the gallery and the workshop where artisans produce hand-dyed washi, and the shop sells origami and chiyogami. The facility also holds many origami/washi crafting classes.
International Origami Center Basic Information
1-7-14 Yushima, Bunkyo City, TokyoSee Map
- 6 minutes’ walk from JR Chuo Line/Sobu Line Ochanomizu Station, and 6 minutes’ walk from Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line Shin-ochanomizu Station
- ■Opening hours: 9:30 - 18:30
■Closed: Sundays, public holidays, summer holidays, New Year holiday
■Entry Fee : Free