Watch Making (Gishodo Suwako Watch & Clock Museum)
In the hopes of sharing the Suwa area’s clock-making skills with the world as well as to help people better understand this ubiquitous timepiece, the Gishodo Suwako Watch & Clock Museum offers clock-making lessons. From Beginner Courses to Expert Courses which entail assembly of the movement pieces, a wide variety of lessons are available. A nationally-certified technician will gently explain the the process so everyone can enjoy making their own unique clock or watch.
|Location||3289, Tatsumachi, Shimosuwa Town Map|
|Business hours||9:00-19:00 (Allow 20-60 minutes for the watch making)|
|Usage fee||2,700-32,000 yen + Museum Entrance Fee 800 yen|
|Date(s)||Available thoughout the year|
Access and Parking
By Train:10 min walk from Shimo-Suwa Station (JR Chuo Line)