Japanese Sword Museum

Established in 1968, Japanese Sword Museum preserves and displays wide variety of Japanese swords, sword mountings, armors and many other related objects and documents.

A Japanese sword is regarded as a cultural asset and art. With 1000 years of history the sword has played a significant role in Japanese history and culture.

Tsuka, a mounting of Sword, considered as a piece of art


Museum activities include gallery talks and educational programs.

Sword polish
Tatara smelting process on video
Material of sword