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We, Kobo Tomo, have been working daily since 1983 in the ancient city of Nara in pursuit of innocent dolls.

The body of the doll is made from traditional materials such as gourd and glue, which are kneaded using a unique manufacturing method, and human hair is used. The costume is

From the end of the Edo era, at the end of the Edo period, we sewed from the Meiji and Taisho Kakemono and kimono fabrics, and knotted them with hand knots.

Keeping in mind that what should be cherished and close to people-dolls-in a long time, day and night production

It is working. We hope that you will continue to watch this process.


May 2020 Kobo Tomo Presidency Morishige Haruyuki



Measures against coronavirus In order to thoroughly prevent the coronavirus infection that is currently endemic, since May 2020
Alcohol disinfection of fingers and other contact parts is done. In addition, we ask that customers make a reservation before visiting us so that they will not be crowded.
Please kindly contact us using the inquiry form when you come.


Kobo Tomo's new website has been completed!
An online gallery and shops will also be added. We will inform you about the state of the kimono classroom at the gallery doll Tomo opened in October 2019 and the days of the workshop together with SNS.

Kobo Tomo

1-3-15 Tomigaoka, Nara
℡ 0742-49-6028

Business days Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 to 16:00 On the same premises Gallery Ningbo Business days Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 to 16:00
(Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays can be opened by making a reservation in advance.)

*Gallery Ningyo Tomo Kyoto along Sanjo-dori, Kyoto, will be closed in summer 2019. Thank you for your continued support.

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