Jomon Earthenware Pottery Making
Make Jomon period style pottery out of clay.
All year round (except Mondays and 4th Thursday of every month)
Number of Participants
【Notice】Currently this experience program is offered by reservation only. For the program dates and details, please check the following website (in Japanese). http://www.sendai-c.ed.jp/~bunkazai/~jyoumon/wakuwaku/index.html#cat03
Choose from extra-large (2kg), large (1kg), small (500g), or mini (250g) size pottery. Using a tool such as a rope, create the pattern to complete the pottery. After drying for about 1 to 2 months, it is completed by kiln baking. Please pick up at a later date.
|Experience Program Name||Jomon Earthenware Pottery Making|
|Activity Location||Sendai City Jomon Site Park|
|Time Required||1.5-3 hours|
|Operation Period||All year round (except Mondays and 4th Thursday of every month)|
|Start Time||Start anytime between 9:00-11:30 or 12:30-15:00|
|Minimum number of participants||1people|
|Maximum number of participants||100people|
|Important notes regarding participation||＊Extra large size is available 9:00-11:30. Extra-large size is only available to individual participants, not large groups.|
|What is included in the price||Materials fee (clay).|
|Remarks regarding price||*Fee changes according to price.|
|Method of Payment||Pay in cash on the day.|
|About cancellations and changes||If you want to cancel or change your reservation, please contact us as soon as possible.|
Requests for changes may not be possible depending on timing and availability, etc.
|Meeting Spot||10-1 Yamada Uenodaicho, Taihaku-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 982-0815|
|Meeting Time||Please visit the reception between 9:00-11:30 or 12:30-15:00 to participate.|
|Access||--By Public Transportation—|
・Use the Miyagi Kotsu Bus - Get off at the ‘Yamada Taihaku Shobosho-mae’ bus stop.
From in front of Sendai Station (west entrance bus pool), board either of the following:
・Bus stop No. 7 bound for "Sendai-Minami New Town" or "Nihondaira"
・Bus stop No. 8 bound for "Akiu Onsen (via Nishitaga)
From the Tohoku Expressway “Sendai-Minami IC,” head about 4km towards the city center of Sendai.
Car park No.1
Free car park with spaces for 3 large buses, 40 private cars
Car park No.2
Free car park with 2 handicap parking spaces, 13 private cars
|Facility Information||Restrooms, large restroom, nursing room, coin locker (free), wheel chair, baby stroller for site use.|
|About multi-lingual support||Japanese|
Sendai City Jomon Site Park
The Sendai City Jomon Site Park is a facility that conserves and makes use of Yamada-Uenodai site, which was a large village in the Jomon Period about 4,000 years ago. We offer experiences to learn the skills and wisdom of the Jomon people…
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