Miniatuart, made in Kyoto

Simply cut out and glue together!
With these kits of laser-cut paper pieces you can create intricate 3-D scenes from Japan and Studio Ghibli movies. Established in 1963 in Kyoto, Japan, Sankei began by creating models of historic architecture for museum exhibitions and this “museum-level” attention to detail is reflected in their Miniatuart models.

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Miniatuart | Howl's Moving Castle: Howl's Castle

Miniatuart | Howl's Moving Castle: Howl's Castle

Regular price $ 140.00 USD
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Recreate Howl's Castle, animated by Calcifer's magic, from the fantastical Ghibli film "Howl's Moving Castle" with this miniatuart kit. This miniature will require a time commitment but you will be blown away by the level of details that can be enjoyed from every angle!


  • Scale: Nonscale
  • Officially approved by Studio Ghibli
  • Dimensions of assembled paper craft: Howl's castle 90 x 75 x 105 mm and Base 90 x 120 mm
  • Difficulty level: Hard (five out of five stars)
  • Material: paper
  • Includes Laser sheets A1-A6, B-U (26 sheets), Print out sheet (1), green powder for grass, assembly instructions
  • Recommended for ages 12 years and older.
  • Assembly time required: about 24 hours.
  • Made in Kyoto, Japan.

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What are the instructions like?

The instructions are in Japanese but they are basically a series of diagrams and are easy to follow.
If you lose your physical instructions and would like a PDF version, email us at and we would be happy to help you out!

Ready to begin?

Our Tool Kit has everything you'll need! A Cutting Mat

, Ultra-fine Curved Tweezers, 

Quick Dry Hobby Glue and a Craft Knife.

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