Industrial tourism


You can try hands-on tin casting in this workshop, using sand casting, which is one of the traditional casting methods that has been passed down in Takaoka City.

Create your own original tin item, such as a paper weight, tray, or sake cup, to take home with you, along with a special memory.

Reservation is requiredWeb site: Click here for the reservation
Tel: 0766-63-5080
Fax: 0766-63-5080

*Please contact over the phone when any of the following applies or is the purpose of your visit.
- Group of over 10 people.
- Need a guidance in another language.
- Need an assistance such as wheelchair, walker etc.
- Reservation change.
- As an extracurricular school activities.
- As an off the job training of a company.
- In case you have any special requests for the workshop.
Notes for reservation*Please make a reservation in the name of the applicant.
*We ask for just one reservation for one session. Making several reservations for one session is not allowed.
*Sessions are available on a first come, first served basis.
*Please allow us to call you when confirmation of the reservation is needed.
*Online reservation, changes of the number of group or the time are accepted until 7 days before your visit. Please call us for reservation or changes after above period.
*If you would like to take several sessions, please make a reservation for each.

ItemTime requiredPrice(TAX including)Time schedule
Sake cupapprox. 90 min4,000 JPY10:00~
Small bowlapprox. 90 min4,000 JPY
Trayapprox. 90 min4,000 JPY
Chopstick rest – set of 2approx. 90 min2,500 JPY
Insect charm – set of 3approx. 90 min2,500 JPY
Paper weightapprox. 30 minAged 10-12 500JPY
Over aged 13 1,000JPY

ClosedOver the New Year’s holiday
Group size1-36
* Please contact over the phone if the group is over 36 people
Notes*Appropriate clothing or footwear is recommended since we use sand during the session.
*We loan out an apron for every person applying for the session.
Payment*Please make the payment and receive an apron at FACTORY SHOP on your session day. The meeting place is NOUSAKU LAB.
*Be sure to make the payment and come to NOUSAKU LAB by the start time. You may not be able to participate in the session if you are late without any prior notice.
Notes*The required time is not confirmed and might change depending on
the number of people participating the session. Please be noted
that the session might take longer than scheduled time.
*Two people can accompany per one participant.
*Please refrain from drinking, eating or smoking inside NOUSAKU LAB.
*Your entry to the session will be refused while intoxicated.
*Please follow our instructions to ensure your safety.
*Photography and video shooting are allowed but only for personal use.
*We may ask you to take the session with other groups depending on the number of a group.
*Please be noted that we shall not bear any responsibility for any accidents or injuries as a result of personal issues.
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