Kiyoken Yokohama Factoy
The shumai dumplings from Kiyoken are known as a famous food of Yokohama. At the Yokohama factory, you are able to tour their shumai and o-bento lunchbox production lines. The tour takes approximately 90 minutes. On this tour, you can learn about the history of the popular Ekiben lunch boxes and learn the secret to producing the delicious shumai o-bento lunch boxes. Through the glass, you can witness the important manufacturing process. Why not enjoy something that can only be enjoyed at this particular place? There is also a mini-museum shop in the factory where you can eat freshly cooked shumai and buy souvenirs.
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Factory Tour (Reservations required) Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays 9:00-10:30, 10:30-12:00, 12:30-14:00, 14:00-15:30 (except the last day of each month and during the year-end and New Year's holidays)
Petit Museum Shop : Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 10:00-16:00 (except the last day of each month and during the year-end and New Year's holidays)
|Closed||Mondays, Thursdays and Sundays ※ Last Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday of the month, New Year holidays|
By train/ bus from Shin-Yokohama Station on the Yokohama Municipal Subway Line: From bus stop 5 at the north exit of the JR station, take the 300 bus and get off at Nakamachidai Station/Kouhoku Inter (allow 10 minutes for the ride and 5 minutes for walking)
Please understand that the bus timetable may change depending on the season.