2019.10.15 25th-27th October, How to enjoy SETOUCHI ART BOOK FAIR

On October 25th (Fri), 26th (Sat) and 27th (Sun), “SETOUCHI ART BOOK FAIR "(E29) will be held at Tamamo park which is a 5 minutes walking from Takamatsu port.

"Where is Tamamo Park? What is Hiunkaku?"

We will tell you how to enjoy this event!

You can feel foreign culture and art through the art book.
Selected bookstores and publishers around Asia gather in Setouchi to display and sell works and magazines.

Tamamo Park and Hiunkaku
Tamamo Park is a public park that is a remained site of Takamatsu Castle in Japan's three major Mizu-shiro (castles built on lakes or marshes for defensive reasons).
The Hiunkaku in the park was built in 1914 as a villa for the former lord of Takamatsu castle, Matsdaira family.
Hiunkaku Garden is designated as a national site of scenic beauty.
For a long time, Hiunkaku has been used as a guesthouse to welcome visitors to Kagawa.
It is conveniently located just a 5-minute walk from Takamatsu Port and JR Takamatsu Station, and is still as a popular historical building that can be easily visited.

In SETOUCHI ART BOOK FAIR held in such a place, not only books but also delicious food and music from Kagawa are gathered!
Various workshops will also be held throughout the day.
In addition, Hiunkaku Garden will be illuminated in the evening!

Come to this fair with a picnic feeling from daytime throughout the day...
Or spend relaxing time after returning to Takamatsu Port in the evening...

It is an event that will surely be enjoyable if you drop by.

There will be various booths at Tamamo Park.

97 stores and 89 booths around Asia join this book fair.
The exhibitor list is from here .


Various talk events are held throughout the day.
The timetable is here .

Lots of cafes and delis in Kagawa are gathered!
You can relax with the food and drinks of a popular local restaurant.

"The truck changes the bookstore!?"
A mobile bookstore with lots of books inside the truck can be seen at the entrance of Tamamo Park.

For details, see “SETOUCHI ART BOOK FAIR Flyer”.
Download the PDF version here .

October 25th (Fri) 13: 00-20: 00
October 26th (Sat) 10: 00-20: 00
October 27th (Sun) 10: 00-17: 00

Tamamo Park Hiunkaku (2-1 Tamamo-cho, Takamatsu City)

In order to see all of SETOUCHI ART BOOK FAIR, both Tamamo Park entrance fee and Hiunkaku entrance fee are required.

Tamamo Park Entrance Fee
Adult (16 years old and above) 200 yen
Child (between 6 and 16 years old) 100 yen
・ 140 yen for Setouchi Triennale passport holder
・ admission free after 17:30 ~ on October 25th (Fri), 26th (Saturday)

Hiunkaku Admission Fee
300 yen (only during SETOUCHI ART BOOK FAIR)

2019.10.14 17th-21th October, the traffic congestion on Teshima due to a festival

On 17, 18, 20, and 21 October, the Taiko (Drum) Festival will be held on Teshima.
As a result, the traffic will be congested. Also, please keep away from Taiko stand because it is very dangerous.

17 (Thu), 18 (Fri) October
Ieura and Suzuri areas

20 (Sun), 21 (Mon) October
Karato area

* Some of the routes from Karato Port to te14 “No one wins – Multibasket” and te15-B “Les Archives du Coeur” have sections where cars, motorcycles and bicycles are not allowed. However, walking is available.

On 18 (Fri) and 21 (Mon) October, at the festival venues in each district, there are stamp pads of Kagawa prefecture collaboration projects .

2019.10.08 Promotional video of Setouchi Triennale 2019 Fall Season

Honjima, Takamijima, Awashima, and Ibukijima are open during the fall season only.
Please come to the Setouchi Triennale 2019 Fall season until 4th November.

Please check the below for the information of each islands.

Please check the below for the event schedule during the fall season

2019.09.27 Exchanging time of the voucher at Awashima Information Center

Awashima Information Center (inside of Awashima Development Center) is on the left side after crossing the pier at Awashima Port.

Opening hours are from 9:00 to 16:30.

However, please note that The voucher can be exchanged to a passport ticket from 9:30 to 16:30 .

In addition, at the Suda Port Information Center where liners depart and arrive, the voucher can be exchanged to the passport ticket from 8:30 to 17:30.
If you are in a hurry, please exchange the voucher at the Suda Port Information Center.

Click here for details.

2019.09.26 《Info》Restaurants & Cafe of Autumn season

Various foods using Setouchi products will be provided during autumn season so that visitors can experience the history and climate of the island and the interaction with the local people.

《Info》Restaurants & Cafe of Autumn season (Japanese)