Opening Hours

Floor Map

Floor maps for the 1st to 3rd floors of the Okinawa Craft Industry Promotion Center

Woodwork and Sanshin Studio (Shared)

This is a space dedicated to creative processes for woodworking and sanshin production, as well as development and training of new creative talent.

Gold and Metalworking Studio (Shared)

This is a space dedicated to creative processes for gold and metalwork, as well as development and training of new creative talent.

Experiential Work Studio (Temporary)

A space for visitors to experience creating traditional craftwork. @@@@ experience currently in progress

Entrance Hall

Learn more about the Center and Okinawa's crafts in the Center's spacious and airy atrium.

Exhibition Room

An introduction to Okinawa's "National Designated Traditional Crafts" and "Prefectural Designated Traditional Crafts".

Cafe and Retail Shop

Stop by the Center's cafe for a short break and shop from a comprehensive selection of craft products at the adjoining retail space.

Craft Street

This area is a collection of shared and rental studios. Our open-concept studios allow visitors to observe craftspeople at work through floor-to-ceiling glass walls.

Shared Studio for Dyeing and Dyed Craft

This is a space dedicated to creative processes for dyed craft, as well as development and training of new creative talent.

Shared Studio for Weaving and Textiles

This is a space dedicated to creative processes for weaving and textile production, as well as development and training of new creative talent.

Shared Studio for Lacquerware

This is a space dedicated to creative processes for lacquerware, as well as development and training of new creative talent.

Shared Studio for Sewn and Embroidered Craft

This is a space dedicated to creative processes for sewn and embroidered craft, as well as development and training of new creative talent.

Craft Village

A collection of experiential work studios allowing visitors to try their hand at various types of craftwork.

Experiential Studio (Glasswork)

A space for visitors to experience local craftwork. Ryukyu glass-making experience

Experiential Studio (Pottery)

A space for visitors to experience creating local craftwork. Okinawa pottery-making experience

Experiential Work Studio

A space for visitors to experience creating local craftwork.

Experiential Work Studio

A space for visitors to experience creating local craftwork.

Rental Studio

A space dedicated to providing support to newly established craft businesses and budding artists. Visitors may view creative processes and purchase craft products on sale.

Rental Studio

Studio and office space for craft businesses and associations, as well as organizations providing support to the craft industry.

Design Laboratory

Dedicated space for creative processes such as production of design prototypes using Okinawa's craft materials and library archives.

Craft Promotion Center

Committed to providing skill-based support to Okinawa's craft industry, including development and training of new creative talent.