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Ninth generation Tamaya Shobei Appreciation Society


The main purpose of the Society is to support and assist Mr. Tamaya Shobei, thereby encouraging the preservation and development of artisanal culture in Japan by promoting Karakuri doll making.



If you would like to join our organization, please send the membership fee along with a completed application form to our office at the address listed below.

Membership fee: Individuals ¥5,000
  Corporate members ¥100,000


Ninth Generation Shobei Tamaya Fan Club Office
Address: 〒 462-0026
Haginotori 1-41-1 Kita-ku, Nagoya
Address: 〒 484-0082
8 Kitakoken, Inuyama City, Aichi Prefecture
located within the Inuyama City Bunka Shiryokan (Cultural Museum)