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Authentic Mini Tanabata Decorations Workshop in Sendai

Narumiya Kami Shoji has been in business for over 140 years and takes great pride in helping produce decorations for Sendai’s Tanabata Festival. We warmly invite you to join this authentic experience!

Operation Period

All year round.

Time Required

About 2 hours.

Number of Participants



1,100 JPY– (tax included)

Come make a cute souvenir with the same Japanese paper used in Sendai’s Tanabata Festival!
This version of the experience is called the "ROMANTIC" version.

【Experience Contents】
① Listen to explanation about the meaning of Tanabata ornaments and why they are important.
② Learn about the seven ornaments in detail while making them:
1. Fukinagashi (streamers) 2. Orizuru (paper crane) 3. Tanzaku (paper strips) 4. Kaminokimono (paper kimono) 5. Toami (net) 6. Kuzukago (trash bag) 7. Kinchaku (purse)
③ After making all the decorations, attach them to the mini bamboo to finish.

※We are also able to perform demonstrations and workshops for large groups at outside venues. Please inquiry for details.

Our company has been buying and selling Japanese paper used for Sendai Tanabata ornaments for many years. Also, we are involved in the design and production of many Tanabata decorations at the request of Sendai City and Miyagi Prefecture, hold Tanabata exhibitions at events, venues and airports all over the country, and instruct companies, citizens and foreigners about how to make Tanabata decorations. With this “ROMANTIC” version of our workshop, you can enjoy an “authentic mini Tanabata decoration” experience.

Experience Program NameAuthentic Mini Tanabata Decorations Workshop in Sendai
Activity LocationNarumiya Kami Shoji Co. Ltd. Tanabata, Planning Office
Time RequiredAbout 2 hours.
Operation PeriodAll year round.
Start TimePlease make a reservation for the time you wish to start.
Minimum number of participants2people
Maximum number of participants6people
Reservation Deadline7 days before by 17:00
About suspension of the activityIt may be canceled due to unavoidable reasons such as natural disasters.
Mini Tanabata Craft Set ※There are other priced sets as well. Please inquiry for details.1,100 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceMaterials fee, experience fee, instruction fee, consumption tax.
What is not included in the priceA stand for the Tanabata decoration may not be included. (It depends on the experience set)
Method of PaymentPlease pay in cash on the day.
Meeting Spot1-16, 3-Chome, Ichibancho, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 980-0811
On the 6th floor.
Meeting TimePlease come by your reserved time.
Access--By Public Transportation--
15-minute walk from JR Sendai Station

--By Car--
15-minute drive from Tohoku Expressway Sendai-Miyagi IC
There is no designated parking area, so please use nearby paid parking.
Barrier-free AccessNo
About multi-lingual supportJapanese