Horiyoshi III the main studio since 35 years
Kanagawa Zip: 220-0045
Horiyoshi 3 is in from Monday till Wednesday. The shop can be hard to find even for cab drivers. Best is to get to the Uehara Bus stop in Ise-cho and then call Horiyoshi III s shop for further directions.
Horiyoshi III Tattoo Museum & Studio Shin run by his son Souryou Kazuyoshi-san
Manager: Nakano Mayumi
Assistant Manager: Kai-chan
The museum is very close to the Yokohama central station and open daily from 1PM – 6PM. Its only closed every 1st day of a month.
To call before is better. But only japanese is spoken! Admission fee is only 1000Yen (10 Dollars)
Horiyoshi III Studio 3:
2f Amano-Kogyo Bldg.
1-2 Hanasaki-cho / Sakura dori
This studio is close to Sakuragicho station in Yokohama. Best to get there is to take a cab from Sakuragicho station and ask to be brought to MIYAKOBASHI KOBAN police box and then call Horiyoshi 3 with help of the number above and hand the phone to the driver. From the police box its rather simple though. If you stand facing the bridge with the police box on your right take a left into the street which is Hanasaki-cho. walk on the right hand side of the street until you find a wooden sign in front of a black and blue tiled house entrance go up the stairs and you re infront of the door. Horiyoshi 3 is here Wednesday till Saturday from around 9AM – 12PM and 2PM – 6PM. Times may vary slightly.