Enjoy all about Noritake! : Noritake museum
“Noritake” is famous as a well-established tableware manufacturer. Noriake Co, Ltd, which has manufactured tableware since 1904. Since then, it has been a pioneer as a ceramics manufacturer in Japan.
Noritake tableware is well known for their beautiful designs which employ many styles such as Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Sinicism etc. The expert craftspeople shape and decorate the tablewares. In Noritake museum, you can look around to see the total process of making the tablewares. Also, you can try painting a dish.
the remains of old Noritake kiln.
Noritake, which was made in pre-war days, is called “Old Noritake”. Their elegant designs are popular all over the world. You can see the large collection of old Noritake as well as modern Noritake.
It is not only tableware that Noritake makes. Noritake makes various industrial goods, such as ceramic filters, electronic parts and grindstones. The museum displays these industrial goods. Many experimental apparatus show the features of these goods well. You can operate these apparatus freely.
the restaurant in Noritake museum.
Noritake museum is large, so you can enjoy it all day. This museum has some shops and a restaurant.
URL: http://www.noritake.co.jp/mori/ (Japanese)
Admission fee: 500 Yen (Shops and a restaurant are free)
Address: 3-1-36, Noritake-shinmachi, Nishi-ku, Nagoya, Japan.
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