This museum focuses on and exhibits gold beating tools and artistic handicraft articles collected by Komei Yasue, a famous gold leaf artisan. Visitors can see the manufacturing process of gold leaves. The museum exhibits a large number of works including folding screens, Noh costumes, Kutani porcelain, a Kanazawa Buddhist altar, Kaga lacquer work, and Kaga incrustation work.
Yasue Gold-Leaf Museum
9:30 am to 5 pm (Visitors must enter by 4:30 pm.)
Exhibit changes, from Dec. 29 to Jan. 3
Adult: 300 yen, group 20 persons min.: 250 yen per person, person of 65 years old or over: 200 yen, person below high-school age: Free