Hakata Doll Shop SHOGETUDO

Hakata dolls and Hakata textiles are representative traditional crafts of Fukuoka. This store is one of the largest sellers in Fukuoka with a wide range of products created by both masters and young and upcoming artists. They also offer a Hakata doll painting experience that you can book at any time!

Paint your own Hakata Doll!

This is a hands-on experience where you can make your own Hakata Doll by painting an unglazed doll.
You can take your painted doll home as a souvenir. The whole process takes about just an hour.

Choose an unglazed doll.

Choose your favorite shape from several types of unglazed Hakata Dolls.
*Prices vary depending on the shape.

Let's color!

Acrylic paints are used for painting. Choose your favorite color and paint the blank doll.

The painting itself takes about one hour.

Just keep on painting. Imagine how it will turn out. Look forward to your completed work.


The doll looks totally different and becomes so vivid and lively compared to before! It is fascinating that even dolls of the same shape can look so different depending on the color and the way they are painted.

The only Hakata Doll of its kind in the world

The painting experience using beautiful and pretty colors is fun. After making your own Hakata Doll, you can pack it up so that it will not break. It will be a perfect item as a souvenir.


Hospitality items

  • Stop COVID-19 Sticker issued by Fukuoka Prefecture
  • English Menu Credit card accepted (Visa)
  • English Menu Credit card accepted (Mastercard)
  • English Menu Credit card accepted (American Express)
  • English Menu Credit card accepted (JCB)
  • English Menu Bathroom available
Unique initiatives other than the above infection prevention measures
Temperature measurement, ventilation, wearing a mask, Temperature checks. Ventilation. Wearing a mask. Disinfecting hands. Acrylic screens are in place.
Hakata Doll Hall Shogetsudo Building, 5-1-22 Nakasu, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka City 810-0801
Business hours
Store business hours 9:00-19:30 / Painting experience 10:00-17:00
Capacity and number of seats
Capacity 60 persons
Maximum number of people for one group
Maximum number of people for one group 60
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