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Kyoto Samurai & Ninja Museum

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Kyoto Samurai Museum and Ninja Kyoto Samurai and Ninja Museum in Kyoto. Samurai history, samurai swords, samurai villages and samurai houses explained. Ninja lessons and ninja veapons demonstrated in the Ninja Park. A very convenient location in the...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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292, Higashi Daimonjicho | 小路ビル2F, Nakagyo, Kyoto 604-8043, Kyoto Prefecture
Shinkyogoku Shopping District
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+81 75-585-5410
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So much fun! While you learn a great deal about the history of the Samurai and Kyoto, you also have ALOT of fun! The staff is very kind, knowledgeable, and eager to make your time at the museum memorable. I recommend visiting them while you’re...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are a fan of samurai or ninja history this is a must visit, it was by far my favourite museum and is sure to leave you with good memory and photos

Thank Baz R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I go here with my friend. It near Gion Street. I have funny and good time here. Recommend place visit in Kyoto

Thank quyenvo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very interesting museum, all you need to know and more about this amazing culture. You can even use some of their weapons!

Thank van_camping
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staff were great, very informative, lots of things to see and try (samurai sword and ninja blow darts!)

Thank apatchell
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our guide was awesome guy just explained everything about about samurai era. Small entrance to sword using was also cool. Real katanas and real samurai armours can be seen here too

Thank 154fatihu
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Here with family of 2 teenage boys. They had fun time during the 1hr guided tour, throwing the ninja stars and the blowguns!

Thank pandaq
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited the museum as a group or martial artists. The tour was brilliant fun, ninja star and blow pipe activities, dressed as samurai and had a very educational tour! Very friendly would definitely recommend!

Thank MalcolmJ58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Toshi-san gives a great tour, there is a brief history of the Samurai and Ninja, then there is practice throwing shuriken and using blowguns. After practicing we put on Samurai armour and wore Kabuto (helmets) and he took a group shot of us in our...More

Thank Hirosis75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun visit. Toshi-san was really nice and knowledgeable about the history. Even though I'm terrible at throwing ninja stars it was fun to try. Better with the blowgun. Would definitely recommend if you're in the area. Short walk from the train in a nice shopping...More

Thank Shaun W
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Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Those who delight in shopping and cuisine will find
themselves at home in Shinkyogoku. Lauded and visited
by locals for its Nishiki Market, where baskets of
fragrant spices, dried fish, and just-fried foods are
piled high along the snaking streets of its enclosed
outdoor shopping spaces, Shinkyogoku is not only a hub
for fresh fare, but also for fast fashion fixes.
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