Our museum showcases Tamba Aoto and Awasedo mined in Kameoka, as well as precious natural whetstones and hone from all over Japan and the world.
Here you can enjoy the experience of sharpening knives with different natural whetstones and choose the right whetstone for your knife.
Please feel and experience the wonder of natural whetstones and hones at our museum.
Come and have a look at our monument of a natural whetstone mining site. You can also view our image booth of "Katana (Japanese swords)", traditional Japanese carpentry tools, and kitchen knives for "Washoku" sharpened by natural whetstones.
Beautiful "Katana (Japanese swords)" and completed awasedo are on display. Feel the historical enchantment behind every piece.
You can view natural whetstones from all over Japan and the world. You can explore the secrets of whetstones with microscopes.
We sell a variety of Japanese natural whetstones in the museum shop.
After the workshop you will be able to choose the right whetstone for your knife.
開館時間: 10:00 ～ 16:00