The Museum Of Japanese Swords


Since his move, the museum
 of Japanese swords (saber is called “katana” in Japanese) is located in the district of Ryogoku.

The museum

After your visit, it is possible to walk in the beautiful park Kyuy Yassa. Do not miss the garden view from the roof.

To visit the museum’s website, click here .

The Neighborhood

In front of the museum, you can go to the memorial of the victims of the 1923 earthquake.

Also nearby are Tokyo’s famous Sumo Stadium , Kokugikan, and Edo Tokyo Museum (closed until April 2018).

A little further, but within walking distance, is the new Hokusai Museum designed by  Kazuyo Sejima .