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Otaru Taishou Glass Palace

1-1-8 Ironai, Otaru 047-0031, Hokkaido
+81 134-32-5101
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Lots of small glass items for tourists

You could not take any pictures in this building. There were really a series of buildings along... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Don P
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Dallas, Texas, United States
Really Beautiful

Very lovely to visit and see all of the beautiful glass workmanship of many items. I bought a... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Nancy H
,
Victoria, Canada
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good58%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
14 May 2017
“A very nice glass shops in an old house”
3 Dec 2017
“Lots of small glass items for tourists”
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1-1-8 Ironai, Otaru 047-0031, Hokkaido
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+81 134-32-5101
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

You could not take any pictures in this building. There were really a series of buildings along the small canal that all had similar glass items. Mostly small tourist items but also many more expensive pieces. Fun to walk through.

Thank Don P
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Very lovely to visit and see all of the beautiful glass workmanship of many items. I bought a beautiful glass fountain pen that you are allowed to test before buying, when bought they wrap it up beautifully for it's journey home. The museum upstairs is...More

Thank Nancy H
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

This was my favorite glass shop in Otaru. It was different from the others & I loved the outer space theme. I bought two things from here & would definitely buy more if I didn't already have too many souvenirs. >_> There were so many...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

We found a huge selection of one of a kind soyu bottles made of fine cut glass. We brought a beautiful blue and pink one home as a memory of our trip.

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

A very nice glass shops in an old house, the accessories made of glass were very pretty. Girls would love them.

Thank Quack H
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

There are many Taishou Glass stores in Otaru. My absolute favourite one is the Taisgou Glass (Sora) store. It features various stunning glass creations by artist, Mieko Noguchi. The theme is space/universe and you will see many wonderful art pieces with the sun, moon and...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2015

As we all know, Otaru minami area is quite well-known for glass arts. Most of tourists visit Kitaichi Glass 3gokan. If I cam compare this taishou glass to Kitaichi, Taishou is like art museum compare to Kitaichi is like a fancy store. Taishou is also...More

1  Thank Hirakawa_Eki
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