Feeling samurai soul
Sumida-ku · Learn about the soul of ancient Japan from a swordsman
2 hours total
1 snack and Drinks
Offered in English and Japanese
About your host, Yusuke
I am a performer who uses Japanese swords to express the heart of ancient Japanese tradition, something that cannot be found in museums or online. I have practiced swordsmanship for 10 years and have …
What we’ll do
First you'll watch a performance using a real Japanese katana—a traditional sword used by the samurai of ancient and feudal Japan. Then you'll learn to use and appreciate one yourself. We'll also do a…
What I’ll provide
Please be prepared for a serious experience involving concentration and real swords.Do not drink alcohol.
Where we’ll be
We'll meet at the Keisei Hikifune station, then walk for ten to fifteen minutes to the performance venue, an old Japanese house.
Where we’ll meet
Keisei Hikifune station, east gate · Sumida District, Sumida-ku