Traditional Japanese House ‘Kominka’ Experience

Reusing materials from the Edo period, creating stylish spaces suitable for modern living.Enjoy various activities in the winter atmosphere of the traditional Japanese house. Come and join us!

January 13th (Sat),14th (Sun), 2024
9:30 AM – 18:00 PM
Location/115 Sunomata, Sumota-cho, Ogaki City, Gifu Sunomata Inn, Ikedaya Waki-Honjin
No reservation required Feel free to drop by
There are many other events to enjoy Traditional Japanese House ‘Kominka’
Event 1
Hearth Experience (Grilled Ayu Fish)
Every day, up to 80 people
Ayu ¥500 yen (+tax)
Free drink ¥500 (+tax)
Gather around the hearth, and conversations naturally flow. Local fishermen grill Ayu fish from the Nagara River on the spot. Grilled over the hearth, the Ayu is crispy on the outside and tender inside. Enjoy a delicious encounter.
Event 2
Bath Topping-Out Ceremony
[Free Admission]
January 13th(Sat)
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Assemble pillars and beams handcrafted by artisans. Witness the carpenters lifting materials using traditional methods. Also, notice the Gifu Prefecture wood finished through natural drying.
Event 3
Art Gallery Exhibition

[Free Admission]

January 13th (Sat) to April 12th (Fri)
Created by the workshop “Fu-an”
Modern art as ‘JIKU Axis-Tapestry Exhibition.’ The contemporary style of axis art, made from items like Japanese Tenugui towels and grandma’s kimonos, suits modern interiors. Dialogue with the artists is possible, and custom axis creations are also available.
Event 4
Wood Difference Experience Natural Drying Wood vs. Artificially Dried Wood
[Free Experience]
January 13th (Sat)
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Compare the color, gloss, aroma, and essential oil content differences by cutting and handling naturally dried wood and wood dried in large kilns. Take home Hinoki wood chips as a souvenir.
Waki-Honjin Parking: 7 spaces
Hiratsuka Furniture Parking: 7 spaces
Sumota Tourism Parking: 20 spaces
Saigawa Sakura Park Parking: 320 spaces
Contact Us
Organized by: Gifu Ogaki and Minoji Sunomata Council
TEL +81-584-84-3781
No reservation required Feel free to drop by

115 Honmachi,Sunomata-cho,Ogaki-shiGifu