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Kitaichi Glass 3gokan

Address: 7-26 Sakaimachi, Otaru 047-0027, Hokkaido
Phone Number: +81 134-33-1993
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Ranked #11 of 47 Attractions in Otaru
Type: Other
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Singapore, Singapore
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Place selling according to Japan voltage, so you will be required to buy your own transformers. We bought few pieces, the workmanship is good and worth the money. Even you are not interested to purchase, the place is worth to be on ur list. Free parking coupons if you buy from them. Parking space is kinds small.

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Aomori, Japan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

it's a museum/shop where you can see (for free) all the glass musical boxes. There are 3 floors to look around. All of the things on display are for sale as noted by their price tags (and they're quite expensive). Definitely unique, as I have yet to see these kinds of things anywhere else in Japan.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012 via mobile

It was very unique and I would recommend it to all

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Hong Kong, China
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2012

Must go visit these shops. Otaru is famous in glassware and in these shops you see them all. The price range is from a few thousand yen to a lot more expensive. Those sake and shoujiu glass bottles were just pieces of art.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

I think I've found heaven.... most beautiful collection of glassware since my trip to Venice 2 years ago -- in fact, Otaru and Venice are very much linked together -- there is a Venetian store and museum there as well. I will say that the only negative was that they do not ship to the USA so whatever you get... More 

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