Visitor Information

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About YKK Center Park

We introduce simply centering on the zipper and window mechanism, the technology and history of YKK Group's manufacturing, the philosophy and life of YKK founder, Tadao Yoshida.
YKK Center Park is the facility selling home-roasted coffee directly imported from YKK's Brazilian farm and original goods. You can enjoy handmade zipper workshop, moreover observe "Kurobe wood" freely which is aimed to revitalize what the Kurobe's landscape used to be.


▲The scenery of YKK Center Park
 (Maruyane exhibition hall)

▲Entrance

Facility

Maruyane exhibition hall

Opening hours
 9:00  ~  16:30
9:00~16:30
Closed
Mondays (or next day in case of a national holiday on a Monday), New Year's Holiday's, Extra Holidays
*On extra holidays and New Year's Holidays, the whole facility is closed.
Admission
Free (Please contact us by phone for a group visit)
After reception at the information desk in building No.1, please observe the exhibitions.
Parking lot
20 cars (Please contact us by phone beforehand if you visit by motorcoach)
Address
〒938-8601 200, Yoshida, Kurobe City, Toyama Prefecture

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Facility Map

Maruyane exhibition hall : Building No.1
We introduce simply how to make zippers and windows, the philosophy and idea of YKK's founder, Tadao Yoshida.
Maruyane exhibition hall : Building No.2
We introduce the technology and history of YKK Group. We also hold the popular handmade zipper workshop.
Café & Lounge
This is the open resting space where you can view the Northern Alps and Kurobe Wood. We sell home-roasted coffee directly imported from YKK's Brazilian farm and original goods.
Kurobe Wood
This is the verdant park where we have planted 20,000 seedlings of 20 species from the seeds of wood, which used to grow naturally around the area of the Kurobe River Alluvial Fan.

Visitor tips for safety and comfort

  • Please refrain from taking a photograph of exhibits in hall.

    Please refrain from taking a photograph of exhibits in hall.

  • Please refrain from bringing food and beverage to the exhibition hall and  Café & Lounge.

    Please refrain from bringing food and beverage to the exhibition hall and Café & Lounge.

  • Your visit will be refused while intoxicated.

    Your visit will be refused while intoxicated.

  • No pets are allowed in the park.

    No pets are allowed in the park.

  • Please refrain from entering the inside of a fence installed in the park.

    Please refrain from entering the inside of a fence installed in the park.

  • Collecting animals and plants is not allowed without permission.

    Collecting animals and plants is not allowed without permission.

  • Please take your rubbish home with you.

    Please take your rubbish home with you.

  • Please follow instructions of our staff in an emergency.

    Please follow instructions of our staff in an emergency.

  • Please smoke at the designated area outside of café and lounge.

    Please smoke at the designated area outside of café and lounge.

  • Please be aware of the vehicles passing through the park.

    Please be aware of the vehicles passing through the park.

  • Bees and Snakes are living in the park and forest as here is rich nature. Please take great care of those when you enter the area outside of trails through the park.

    Bees and Snakes are living in the park and forest as here is rich nature. Please take great care of them when you enter the area outside of trails through the park.

  • We do not take responsibility or liability for any accidents, injuries and thefts here.

    We do not take responsibility or liability for any accidents, injuries and thefts here.