The beauty of Japanese swords has long been admired around the world. Witness a traditional swordsmithing demonstration and be transported back to the Edo and Meiji periods of Japanese history at Fukushima City’s Minka-en.


Previous Event Details (2017)


Japanese Swordsmithing Demonstration @ Minka-en (December 2017)


Instructor(s): Masahira Fujiyasu, and others.


Date & Time: Sunday December 17 (9:15 am ~ 3:00 pm)

☆ Itinerary:
9:15 am Meet at Fukushima Station West Exit Bus Terminal (See link for details)
9:30 am Depart Fukushima Station
– Japanese Swordsmithing Demonstration @ Minka-en (Includes lunch)
3:00 pm Return to Fukushima Station

A bus will be provided to/from the venue departing from Fukushima Station West Exit bus terminal. Please arrive at the departure point by 9:15 am.

Cost: 1,500 yen (Pay on the day)


Venue: Fukushima City Minka-en.
(Note: The event will be outdoors, and the demonstration will involve metalworking and possible hot sparks. Please wear warm durable clothing.)


Applications (Limited to 25 people):
Applications now closed.


Confirmation e-mails will be sent on Decemeber 1. If you have any questions please comment below or send us a PM.
※ Lunch is included. Please let us know if you have any allergies or special dietary requirements. Also, let us know if you require any assistance with accessibility issues.


Further Inquiries:
Fukushima City Tourism and Convention Association
Phone: 024-531-6432
Fax: 024-531-8165


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