Takenaka Carpentry Tools Museum (竹中大工道具館) - Things To Do in Kobe - LikeALocal Guide

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Takenaka Carpentry Tools Museum (竹中大工道具館)

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Why locals love it

Takenaka Corporation is one of the top builders in Japan. They opened this museum in 1984 to showcase beautiful carpentry tools and traditional wooden structures. This looks a bit touristic place rather than locals, but it totally worth a visit.

Why you should visit it

You may travel to Nara and Kyoto and see many historical wooden structures like Buddhist temples. Here you learn how carpenters involved in building those structures with their amazing skills and sophisticated tools.

Special tip

Only 5 minutes on foot from Shin Kobe station.

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