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The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park

The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park's Studio
The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park's Room
The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park's Aerial Photography
Location Japan / Koka
Established 1990
Tel +81-748-83-0909 
Email air.shigaraki@sccp.jp
Website The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park Website 1
The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park Website 2
Address 2188-7 Shigarakicho-Chokushi Koka City Shiga Pref. Japan 529-1804
Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park (SCCP) which was established in 1990 is located on a hill with a view of downtown Shigaraki. Surrounded by mountains, the area is scenic with seasonal changes. The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park is one of the premier tourist spots in Shigaraki, where visitors appreciate ceramics and enjoy walking in nature.

The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park (SCCP) was built as a part of the people’s recreation land project. The SCCP is intended to support various activities around the theme of ceramics, including artistic creation, training, and exhibitions.

The aims of the SCCP include the promotion of local industry and the development of culture through human, materials, and informational exchanges, interfacing with the world. The SCCP is administered by the Foundation of Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park.

Facilities

Number of Residents 10
Studio Type 128 - 228m², Shared Studio
Other Facilities Dining room, Kitchen, Salon, Laundry room

Transportation

Nearest Airport Kansai Airport (KIX)
Nearest Station “Shigaraki” station
Driving Instructions For detailed information, please check the website.