Have you ever made a Japanese bamboo and paper lantern?
The city of Odawara is famous for its paper lanterns and craft and culture of lanterns is still active. Once a year a lantern festival is held at Odawara castle and the local tourist office offers a course where you can learn to make your own paper lantern.
Duration: about 90 minutes
Costs: 1000 Yen
Schedule: Instructors (including English support) are available every second and every fourth sunday of a month between 10am and 3pm
Location: Odawara Rest House, Kanagawa, Odawara, 3-6-23 Honcho
Special arrangements for groups of at least five persons can be made through Odawara tourist office including English translation support: