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Kyoto Samurai Show and Samurai Sword Experience in Kyoto
Samurai Kyoto show is one of the most entertaining shows in Japan. Your trip to Kansai cannot be complete without watching a Kyoto samurai sword show. Many call this breath-taking performance as the highlight of their trip. The swordsmanship and the traditional moves of Japanese samurais that includes iaido and kenbu have been beautifully choreographed and presented in front of your eyes. A short glimpse into the way the samurai moved their sword will not only entertain you but also inspire you. This activity takes place inside the Kyoto samurai & ninja museum (#1 museum in Kyoto) and it includes
- Iaido sword show by a sword master
- Samurai history tour in English at the Kyoto samurai and ninja museum
- Samurai dress up
- Samurai sword lesson
- Ninja star throw experience
- Ninja blowgun experience
The ticket includes many experiences in Kyoto samurai & ninja museum. Don’t miss this opportunity. Just in case you are wondering, the Kyoto sword lesson consists of the master’s instructions on
- how to properly stand like a samurai
- how to properly draw a katana like a samurai
- How to properly hold the katana like a samurai
- How to properly slash
- How to properly put your sword back into the sheath
The Kyoto samurai show and the sword lesson has a high satisfaction rate. Reserve before all the slots are sold out.
Kyoto Samurai & Ninja Museum"Kyoto samurai & ninja museum. Kyoto's best rated samurai, ninja, martial arts and history museum. Our samurai souvenir gift shop also has swords, katana, tabi socks, tabi shoes. A samurai village and samurai house feeling including a ninja dojo inside the museum. The ninja park for kids and a separate kimono tea ceremony room for families also available. Samurai and Kyoto have always been associated throughout history. From the early Heian period to the collapse of the Tokugawa shogunate the samurai and ninja always roamed the streets of Kyoto. Now they are back! What is more, you can have a hands on experience including wearing a samurai armor, doing a shuriken (ninja star) throw and ninja blow gun. Japan's largest experience based museum dedicated to the glorious history of brave samurai warriors, everlasting ninja fighters and the martial arts. Located in the heart of Kyoto.
Address: Teramachi Utanokoji building 2F, 292, Higashidaimonjicho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan 〒604-8043 google map
After booking online you will get your voucher instantly via email!
Frequently Asked Questions FAQ
1- Is there a samurai show every day and every hour? Yes we continuously have samurai shows all the time. If sensei is not there, you are given voucher to come watch the samurai show on another day.
2- Is there are samurai gift shop in the museum? Yes, we have many samurai and ninja goods for sale.
3- Do you sell real or replica swords? Yes we sell both new and antique swords. We also ship them overseas for a small fee if you ask.
4- Do I need a reservation? We accept walk ins but it is cheaper to buy tickets online. Additionally, if you are visiting as a group, we can serve you better when we know what time you'll show up.