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Samurai Experience

1-36-8 Asakusa | 2f, 153-0044, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5770-5131
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Kimono Photoshoot in Asakusa
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"Samurai Training Tokyo" offers fun and educational lessons that anyone can enjoy. These lessons can be taken from just one hour to three depending on your course. During this time you will be able to learn the traditional performing art of Japanese sword. This workshop is produced by "Kenbu Tachibana Ittoryu" which has a 80 year long performance history.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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1-36-8 Asakusa | 2f, 153-0044, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 January 2018

If you want to wear a kimono and take a photo, this is a good place. Of course, you can walk in Asakusa in kimono. There is a perfect support to change into a kimono. In addition to wearing kimono, the traditional Japanese sword skills...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

As I like to learn about history, culture and people of country I am visiting I booked Samurai Experience through Viator. And what experience it was! Wearing samurai outfit and given a lesson by real Sensei(instructor) who was very patient with me gave me all...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We visited on NYE and had an amazing time. Both hosts were fantastic and helped us quickly get into our Samurai kimono. Our session included the rental of the outfits, a photo session with DVD to take home, and a solid 45 min samurai sword...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend visited this place. It's conducted in a small shop having very little space to move around. We reached 10 minutes before the scheduled time and were made to sit for 35 minutes as the teacher was busy dressing kimono's to other...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

we first thought that it will be rather disappointing activity given the lack of details which are mentioned and the company's website but fortunately we came out after having lots of fun the entrance is a bit tricky THROUGH a shoe store and up the...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

We had such a great time during the photoshoot and the samurai class! The team is extremely nice and welcoming! We laughed a lot during the acting so it was a really original way to learn about the culture and have fun! Don't forget to...More

1  Thank Lailasd
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Went with my son and we had both a terrific experience. Staff very friendly and helpful although we booked at short notice. Furthermore Asakusa is a place not to be missed when visiting Tokyo.

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This was so worth the money! I had my 14, 11, and 7 year old do this and they all had a blast! Yuki was a fun, patient, wonderful teacher. He had no problem with me watching the class with my 2 year old. It...More

1  Thank Elizabeth L
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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We were 3 friends interested in Samurai and trying to find some experience to have fun and learn more about samurai. Samurai training seemed to be an experience that we can do both. We went on evening session and started with taking photos while our...More

Thank Omer D
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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
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Hi! Thank you for Message! 50 peoples are OK!! But,I want to get your schedule.
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Response from James L | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their main website, they tell you the price (in yen), as well as how to book a session: search samurai training tokyo, and click the "samurai experience" picture Also, based on the video that the also have on... More
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thank you for contacting. I am deeply sorry for my delayed reply. Payment in the case of this email reservation, is the payment in local. To come Is to when Japan?
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