Tourist attraction

Shisa Day in Tsuboya


Since 2002, the Tsuboya pottery district has been celebrating “Shisa Day” on April 3 every year, and trying to spread shisa culture nationwide. Various events take place in the area on that day: exhibitions, shisa making workshops, guided tours to show off the district’s many cultural assets, shisa and others. The Tsuboya Yachimun Street Association’s gallery and many of its partner shops offer special discounts on shisa and shisa wares on that day.

Basic information

902-0065 Okinawa Naha Tsuboya 1-9-32 Naha City Tsuboya Pottery Museum
Tsuboya area
098-862-3761 Naha City Tsuboya Pottery Museum
Business hours
Every year on April 3.
Free admission (+ some paid events and activities)
No parking
Access information
10 minutes from Makishi Station. 1 minute from Tsuboya bus stop