There is a very popular spot which is not only tourist from abroad but also local people also love.
“Kyoto Okazaki Tsutaya Bookstore”is the tak of the town.
So, I introduce “Kyoto Okazaki Tsutaya Bookstore” today.
This store has opened in January, 2016.
The building and exterior have a good sense and massive which is because the building is renovated the 「Kyoto Kaikan」 which is originally established in 1960.
Let’s go inside.
Let’s see the inside of “Kyoto Okazaki Tsutaya Bookstore”
The theme of this store which is located in City of Culture and History, Kyoto is “Things that move the soul”.
This theme is described from its website.
I think this book store is really follow its theme.
The composition of the books and other stuffs is seems to be aware of art and culture.
This atmosphere awakes me the sense which I‘ve never had.
In that meaning, I can say it’s a book store which has a new sense.
The store is connected to Starbucks coffee shop so that you can take a rest, and read the books which you purchased.
It’s very deserving.
Let’s get into deep inside.
Many various section of “Kyoto Okazaki Tsutaya”
The space tied to the themese of “Art”,”Japanese Living”, and “ON JAPAN”.
Since this section has the best collection of art, you can enjoy this secgion visually, too.
Story book section
It has wide range from standard one to different one.
All the books collected based on the theme “Spread the culture from Kyoto to the world”, looks attractive.
The store is not so large, but they have various sections.
t the craft section,spread the craftsmanship of Japan to the world
They have Japanese crafts & gift at that section, especially focus on handmade crafts which is locally made in Kyoto to spread the Japanese craftsmanship.
There are some limited items of “Kyoto Okazaki Tsutaya Bookstore”.
You must check here.
That’s all for today about the “Kyoto Okazaki Tsutaya Bookstore”.
Please stop by at this place when you come to Okazaki area.
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Access and Information
Name： Kyoto Okazaki Tsutaya Bookstore (京都岡崎 蔦屋書店)
Japanese Address： 〒606-8342 京都府京都市左京区岡崎最勝寺町13
English Address： 13 Saishoji-cho, Okazaki, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-city, Kyoto 606-8342
Regular Holiday： None, open all year round
Nearest Transport by subway： 10 minutes walk from “Higashiyama Station”, Kyoto City Subway
Nearest Transport by bus： “Okazaki-Koen, Rohm Theatre Kyoto, Miyako-Messe” bus stop, Kyoto City Bus
Parking log： Yes