Furumachi Geigi


Niigata Hanamachi Chaya

  The Niigata Furumachi Geigi is the entertainment performed by Furumachi geigi – the geisha of Niigata – in the elegant atmosphere of the Niigata Saito Villa. Its history stretches back 200 years to the Edo period. Photo-shooting with Geisha and a Zashiki play experience program are available, and include a matcha tea service with Japanese traditional sweets.

General Information

DirectionsNiigata Hanamachi Chaya/2nd floor : Ballroom
●30 minutes by bus from Niigata Station. Take the Niigata City Loop Bus from Niigata Station’s Bandai Exit bus terminal #2, and get off at the Northern Culture Museum Niigata Branch stop. Located one minute on foot from the bus stop.
Car Park●Regular cars: Visitors can use Niigata City Art Museum Parking 2 (Free, 3 minutes’ walk to the venue )
Opening TimesThe event is held on following dates from April to July;
From 2:00P.M. (Check-in time: 1:00P.M. to 1:50P.M.)
Maximum participants: Up to 30 each date (may be cancelled if the number of applicants is too small)
【Advanced Booking】https://www.nvcb.or.jp/tokushu/hanamachi.html
(*Booking available in Japanese only)
*Online Booking Deadline: 3 days prior to the event by 5:00 P.M.
*For the last minute booking please call at the Niigata Saito Villa: 025-210-8350 during weekdays from 8:30A.M. to 5:15P.M.
Prices●Adults : \3,000 Elementary/Junior High School Children : \2,700
(Fee includes admission fee, matcha tea and Japanese sweets)


NameNiigata Tourism and Convention Association
Telephone Number025-223-8181
Fax Number025-223-9100
E-mail addressnvcb@nvcb.or.jp