THE TOWN OF ECHIZEN WASHI
MAP & LIST
This shrine enshrines the goddess of papermaking "Kawakami Gozen ".
The unique shrine building is worth a visit.
This is the upper shrine, and the deity resides at an altitude of 290 meters near the summit of Daitoku mountain.
It takes 20-30 minutes to the shrine.
The stone pillar, which was written and donated by Taikan Yokoyama, and the torii gate stand together.
Udatsu Craft House
You can observe the process of paper making by a traditional craftsman and experience paper making in the traditional way.Official Website
Special exhibitions and workshops are held as needed.
Museum of Washi and Culture
You can learn about the birth and history of the region.Official Website
A wide variety of washi are on display, and special exhibitions, planned exhibitions and workshops are held as needed.
Echizen Washi Industrial Cooperative
Area map — top menu image: courtesy of Echizen-city