The Takenaka Carpentry Tools Museum was opened in 1984 in Nakayamate, Kobe, as the only museum of carpentry tools in Japan, with the objective to collect and conserve such disappearing tools as a cultural heritage, and to pass them on to the next generation through research and exhibitions.
News 2021.5.15 【Exhibition】”The 18th Exhibition of Traditional Wood and Bamboo Works” has started.
2021.5.11 Requests to visitors
2021.5.15 - 6.20 Now Open

The 18th Exhibition of Traditional Wood and Bamboo Works

In this exhibition, carefully selected works will be exhibited, respecting the tradition of Japanese wood and bamboo crafts.
2020.5.12 - 6.30 Now Open

【Limited Edition】Museum at Home ※Japanese Only

2021.05.13 学芸員による常設展解説#7を更新しました

Address :

7-5-1 Kumochi-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe 651-0056, Japan
TEL 078-242-0216 / FAX 078-241-4713

Closed :

Mondays (The following day when Monday falls on a national holiday)
Jan.12, May6, Aug.10, Sept.21, 2021
New Year’s Holiday December 29 – January 3

Open :

9:30 – 16:30 (last admission 16:00)
* Please check ‘Information’