Free gallery tours in English will be held at the Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi Main Store to provide non-Japanese with the opportunity to learn about Japanese kogei traditional crafts on Sept. 19 and 20, starting at 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.

The tours are part of the 62nd Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition to be held from Sept. 16 to 28 on the seventh floor of the department store. The free exhibition is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m, closing at 6 p.m. on the last day.

Organizers hope the display of kogei will be enjoyed by many people from around the world and introduce them to the beauty of Japanese crafts.