Ishikawa Wajima Urushi Art Museum
Here you can view a selection of the impressive illuminated lacquered floats used in the Wajima Taisai festival, some up to 15m tall:...
This entertaining morning market features a few hundred ageing fishwives hawking fresh-off-the-trawler seafood, lacquerware, pottery and...
A popular local haunt for generations, you'll be hard pressed to better experience seafood elsewhere in Japan. Purists should keep it...
Ishikawa Wajima Urushi Art Museum information
This modern museum about a 15-minute walk west of the former train station, has a large, rotating collection of lacquerware in galleries on two floors. Phone ahead, as this museum closes between exhibitions.