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Current Exhibitions


■Special Exhibition「KATANA ~Bisyu Osafune Kagemitsu & Kanemitsu~」
Official Website
2018/12/1〜2019/5/31
Kyoto Ukiyo-e Museum

■Collection Exhibition "Spring Sword Exhibition"
Official Website
2019/1/26~5/26
Ohsumi Toshihiro Museum /GUMMA

■Tachi: Reproduction of Mikazuki-Munechika
Official Website
2019/2/11~7/5
Fujinomori Jinja Shrine /KYOTO

■“The History of the BIZEN-SWORD”.
Official Website
Latter half:2019/3/1〜5/26
Mori Shusui Museum /TOYAMA

■Tombokiri(♥), KashaGiri-Hiromitsu, Komatsu-Masamune and more
2019/3/2~6/30
Sano Art Museum /SHIZUOKA

■Planned Exhibition “The Imperial Court and the Kikumon and Seki Swordsmith -Following Swordsmith associated with the Emperor of Japan” (original title; Chotei to Kikumon to Seki no Toukou 〜Ten'nou
yukari no Sekikaji o tadoru〜
Official tweet information
about Japanese knife capital SEKI city
2019/3/21~5/27
Seki Traditional Sword Smith Museum /GIFU

■Furiwakegami-Hiromitsu
Official blog
2019/3/21~6/16
Kikkawa Museum /YAMAGUCHI

■Honsaku-Chogi(a.k.a Yamambagiri-Chogi)(♥)・Kouzuke-Sadamune, Hasebe Kunishige
Official WebsiteItem List
2019/3/26〜6/16
The Tokugawa Art Museum /AICHI

■Tachi: signed "Yasunori", Tachi: signed "Kuniyuki"
Official WebsiteItem List/3/31.ver
2019/3/31〜 for a wile
Kunozan Toshogu Museum /SHIZUOKA

■Planned Exhibition First chapter "KATANA -creation-"
Official WebsiteItem List
2019/4/2~9/1
The Tokugawa Museum /IBARAKI

■Samurai Dandism / Sword and Pill case selection
Official WebsiteItem List
2019/4/2~6/30
Tokyo Fuji Art Museum

■The Genealogy of Soshu-den
Official Website
2019/4/5〜6/30
TOKEN Collection Room KUWANA TADO /MIE

■2019 Citizens Collection Exhibition "Japanese Swords-From Traditional to Modern-"
Official Website
2019/4/6〜5/27
Noda city Folk Museum /CHIBA

■Izuminokami-Kanesada(♥)
Official Website
2019/4/7〜5/26
Hijikata Toshizo Museum /TOKYO

■The First-rate Sword, Tadayoshi and Hizen sword (original title; Saijo Oowazamono Tadayoshi to Hizen-tou)
Official WebsiteOItem list
2019/4/12~7/15
Saga Prefectural Museum / SAGA

■Sword Exhibition -Exploring the Functional Beauty of Japanese Swords-
Raikirimaru, National Treasure Tanto: signed "Yoshimitsu", Important cultural property Tsurugi: signed "Nagamitsu"
Official Website
2019/4/12〜7/15
Tachibana Museum Yanagawa /FUKUOKA

■Akashi-Kuniyuki(♥)
"Introduction to Japanese swords SHAPE"
Official Website
2019/4/13〜6/30
The Japanese Sword Museum /TOKYO

■Bizen Swords -The Flower of Japanese Swords -
Official Website
2019/4/13~6/2
Seikado Bunko Art Museum /TOKYO
Display with National treasure Tea Bowl Yohen Temmoku; Inaba Temmoku

■EVANGELION and Japanese Sword Exhibition
Official Website
2019/4/13~5/12
Shimanose Center of Fine Arts /NAGASAKI

■Namazuo-Toshiro(♥)・Nansen-Ichimonji(♥)・Goto-Toshiro(♥)・Monoyoshi-Sadamune(♥), Samidare-Gou and more
Special Exhibition "Famed Swords Conferred by the Tokugawa Shoguns"
Official Website
2019/4/14〜6/2
The Tokugawa Art Museum /AICHI

■Tachi: signed Arinari
"In Honor of Grate Samurai, Historical treasured swords and mystic armor - from Heian period to Edo period-"
Official Website
2019/4/15~ 11/15
Ii Museum /KYOTO
※You have to make a reservation

■Tado Sword Special Exhibition
Official Website
2019/4/17〜4/21 10am - 3pm
Tado Taisha Shrine /MIE

■Special Exhibition "Three princesses from Tokugawa to Uesugi Family, and their sword for protection"
Official Website
2019/4/20~6/9
Yonezawa City Uesugi Museum /YAMAGATA

■The 70th Anniversary of the Municipal organization, Collection Exhibition "The Armor and Sword of Oshi domain"
Official Website
2019/4/20〜5/26
Gyoda City Folk Museum / SAITAMA

■Special Exhibition "The Sword Smith and Modernization" (original title; Katanakaji to Bunmei-Kaika"
Official Website
2019/4/20〜7/15
Parthenon TAMA / TOKYO

■Special Exhibition "The outfit of the feudal lords used in the battlefield owned by the Kaga Maeda clan"
Official Website
2019/4/20~6/9
Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art /ISHIKAWA

■Onikirimaru(a.k.a. Higekiri)(♥)
Treasure of Kitano Temmangu -Swords and Tea Ceremony -
Official Website
2019/4/20~6/30
Kitano Temmangu Shrine /KYOTO

■Monthly Swords exhibiton related to Tsuchiya Family
Official Website
2019/4/21〜5/31
Tsuchiura City Museum /IBARAKI

■"Tradition of sword artisan, Aesthetics of Armors which reflects your soul"
Official WebsiteNews release PDF
2019/4/25~6/27
KeioPulaza Hotel TOKYO, 3F Art lobby /TOKYO

■Planned Exhibition "The Armed Samurai Pictures and the Satsuma Sword" (original title; Musha-sugata to Satsuma no Katana)
公式ページ
2019/4/26〜10/27
Kagoshima Prefectural Historical Resarce Center Reimeikan / KAGOSHIMA

■Planned Exhibition "The Akabane Sword and the Sendai handguard - the beauty of arms -"
2019/4/27〜6/23
Tamura Town Museum Mirai Kan /MIYAGI

■"Noted Swords Ohtawara City, associated with in Shimono province"
Official Website
2019/4/27~6/23
Nasu no Yoichi Folklore Museum /TOCHIGI

■Tsurugi: Unsigned attribute to Yukihira owned by Shirayama Hime Jinja Shrine ※display from 4/27 to 5/7
Tachi: Kaganokuni Kanazawaju Kanemaki Saku owned by Shirayama Hime Jinja Shrine
Spring Special Exhibition 2019 "Hundred of Gods in Ishikawa - The world of faith and arts -"
Officisl WebsiteItem list
2019/4/27〜6/2
Ishikawa Prefectural Museum / ISHIKAWA

■"Akechi Mitsuhide and the warring states Echizen"
Wakizashi: Akechi-Kanemitsu・Wakizashi: unsigned attribute to Sadamune・Spear: handed down Mitsuhide
Official Website
2019/4/27~7/3
Ichijodani Asakura Family Site Museum / FUKUI

■Theme Exhibition "Anatomy the Japanese Sword 2nd" (original title:Nihonto Kaitaishinsyo 2)
Official Website
2019/4/27〜7/7
Bizen Osafune Swords Museum / OKAYAMA

■New era REIWA, Spring Sword Exhibition
"[the Greatest Yotsuya Masamune] Minamoto no Kiyomaro a.k.a Yotsuya Masamune and his brother Yamaura Saneo, and their disciple.
Official Tweet ※and also closing day info is on their Twitter
2019/5/1 ~5/31
Ohsyu Bunko Touken Art Museum / IWATE

■National Treasure Tachi: signed Masatsune
Official WebsiteItem list 4/23ver.
2019/5/1~5/31
Kunozan Toshogu Shrine / SHIZUOKA

■Reproduction of Shishiou
Twitter Information
2019/5/1〜5/31
Johokan Tenku no Shiro / HYOGO

■Kikkou-Sadamune(♥)・Hizen Tadayoshi(♥)・Kobizen Tomonari・Fukuokaichimonji Yoshifusa・Etchu Norishige・Suishinshi Masahide etc
Item list
2019/5/14〜7/21
Tokyo National Museum / TOKYO


Touken Ranbu Swords ♥ Parmannent Exhibitions


■Taro-Tachi Atsuta Jingu Shrine Treasure Hall /AICHI
■Otegine (imitation) Yuki Kurabikan /IBARAKI
 Otegine (imitation) 比企総合研究センター /SAITAMA
 Otegine(imitation) Mebashi Toshiogu Shrine /GUMMA
■Nihongo Fukuoka City Museum
■Dodanuki-Masakuni Tamana city History Museum Kokoropia /KUMAMOTO
■Shokudaikiri-Mitsutada The Tokugawa Museum /IBARAKI
※2016/4/9.〜for a wile
■Nenegirimaru Nikko Futarasan Jinja Shrine Chugu-shi Treasure Hall /TOCHIGI
■Reproduction of Hotarumaru(Kageuchi; it is alternative of the best sowrd in lot) Seki Traditional Sword Smith Museum /GIFU


Touken Ranbu Swords Periodic Exhibiton


■Onikirimaru(a.k.a Higekiri) Kitano Temmangu Shrine /KYOTO
The treasure hall will open at the festival day; 25th day every month , spring prum blossom season & autumn leaaves season, Dec. 1st, Jan. 1st New year, Apr. 10th to May 30th, and more.
Onikirimaru will be displayed at some festival in Kitano Temmangu Shrine.
You should check Official website
■Ishikirimaru・Kogitsunemaru Ishikiri Tsurugiya Jinja Shrine /Osaka
4/15 & 4/16 every year in spring festival
10/21 & 10/22 every year in autumn festival
They have special opening term from 4/17 to 5/15 in 2019!
■Juzumaru-Tsunetsugu Honkoji Temple /HYOGO
11/3 every year in Mushiboshi-e, treasure hall special opening
■Izuminokami-Kanesada Hijikata Toshizo Museum /TOKYO
It is displayed around anniversary of Hijikata's death, May 11th every year.


Upcoming Exhibitions


■Yuki Kurabikan Special Exhibition
Yuki City Official Information
2019/5/18~6/5
Yuki Kurabikan /IBARAKI
with TOUKENRANBU -ONLINE- corabolation.
more information is in Yuki city official website.


■The 10th New Work Exhibition of the professional skills, Japanese Sword, Polishing, Fittings
Official Website
2019/5/18~8/25
The Museum of Tetsu /NAGANO

■Special Exhibition "Grate Swords and Master Craftmans in Heisei era"
Official Website
2019/5/18~7/7
Hayashibara Museum of Art /OKAYAMA

■The 2nd, Japanese Sword Exhitbition -from Kamakura period to Present day- 
Twitter Information & Item list
2019/5/22〜5/26
Sapporo Shimin Gallery / HOKKAIDO

■Special Exhibition for celebration of the Enthronement
National treasure; Uesugi-Tachi
Important cultural properties; Hojo-Tachi (both swords are owned by Tokyo National Museum)
2019/5/22~7/7
Mishima Taisha Shrine Treasure Hall / SHIZUOKA

■OTEGINE SUMMIT
Yuki, Maébashi, Hiki, Kawagoe(scabbard) all of Otegine's reproductions and immitations meet up.
2019/5/25 and 26
※in 5/25, all Otegines are exhibited at Yuki Information + Communication Center
more info Yuki city official information Otegine Summit(5/25)
※in 5/26, Otegines are exhibited in different places around Yuki information + Communication Center
more info Yuki city official information Otegine Summit(5/26)

■Nikkari-Aoé(♥), Restoration product of Nikkari-Aoé original length
"Nikkari-Aoé exhibition premium week"
Official Website
2019/6/1~6/9
Marugame City Museum /KAGAWA

■Noted sword and Katana Drawings (original title: Meitou to Katana Ezu)
2019/6/14~7/22
Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art / ISHIKAWA

■Evangelion and Japanese Swords Exhibition
Official Website
2019/6/15~8/27
Mikawa samurai nostalgic Ieyasukan /AICHI

■Chiyoganemaru(♥)
Official Website
2019/6/28〜7/31
Naha City Museum of History /OKINAWA

■Spwcial Exhibition "Sanada and the Sword" (original title: Sanada to Katana)
Official Website
First-half :2019/6/29~8/19
Latter-half:2019/8/21~9/23
The Sanada Treasures Museum /NAGANO

■2019年度現代刀職展
2019/7/6〜8/18
The Japanese Sword Museum /TOKYO

■Tachi: Reproduction of Tsurumaru-Kuninaga
2019/7/6〜8/25
Fujinomori Jinja Shrine /KYOTO

■Habaki-Kuniyuki
Planned Exhibition「戦国の伊達氏―植宗から政宗へ」
2019/7/12~9/1
Senddai City Museum /MIYAGI

■Daihan'nya-Nagamitsu(♥)
Special Exhibition 「室町将軍ー戦乱と美の足利十五代ー」
先行チラシPDF
2019/7/13〜9/1
Kyushu National Museum /FUKUOKA

■「日本刀の美」
2019/7/19~9/16
高岡の森弘前藩歴史館 / AOMORI

■Planned Exhibition「龍馬と剣術」
刀 陸奥守吉行 ほか刀剣9点
2019/7/21~2020/1/29
創造広場アクトランド / KOCHI

■Chiganemaru
Official Website
2019/8/2〜9/2
Naha City Museum of History /OKINAWA

■平成名刀展
2019/8/24〜10/6
The Japanese Sword Museum /TOKYO

■拵・刀装具の美 高山一之の世界
2019/8/31~11/4
The Museum of Tetsu /NAGANO

■Chatan'nakiri
Official Website
2019/9/6〜10/2
Naha City Museum of History /OKINAWA

■Special Exhibition「侍 もののふの美の系譜」
Touken Ranbu swords in this exhbition
大典太光世・骨喰藤四郎・物吉貞宗・へし切長谷部・江雪左文字・宗三左文字

古今伝授の太刀・.光一文字・姫鶴一文字・石田正宗・桑名江・太閤左文字・城井兼光・岩切海部・安宅切 ほか
Official Website
2019/9/7〜11/4
※各刀剣の展示期間詳細はわかり次第追記します
Fukuoka City Museum
If you are from oversea/non-Japanese nationals you can get discount (ID such as passport or residency card required)

■音にきこゆるvol.4 島田の刀鍛冶とそのルーツ
2019/9/21~12/1
島田市博物館 /SHIZUOKA

■出羽国庄内藩主 酒井家名宝
2019/9/26~11/14
致道博物館 /YAMAGATA

■勝矢コレクション刀装具受贈記念 決定版・刀装具鑑賞入門
2019/10/5~12/1
大阪歴史博物館 / Osaka

■日本刀の見方 パートⅡ 地鉄
2019/10/12~12/23
The Japanese Sword Museum /TOKYO

■白山吉光(♥)
2019年10月12日〜11月17日
Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art / ISHIKAWA

■Reproduction of Yagen-Toshiro(♥)
2019/11/2~11/10
Kenkun JInja Shrine /KYOTO

■現代刀職展 ―今に伝わるいにしえの技―
2019/11/7~11/28
致道博物館 /YAMAGATA

■平成の名刀・名工展
2019/11/9~2/2
The Museum of Tetsu /NAGANO

■「第14回 お守り刀展覧会」
Official Website
2019/12/7~2/2. 2020
Hayashibara Museum of Art /OKAYAMA

■文化交流展 特集展示
刀剣ことはじめ - 刀剣ワールド財団と九博の名刀- (仮)
公式情報ページ
2020/1/1~2020/2/24
Kyushu National Museum /FUKUOKA

■第65回重要刀剣等新指定展
2020/1/11~2/16
The Japanese Sword Museum /TOKYO

■日本刀の見方 パートⅢ 刃文
2020/2/22~5/17
The Japanese Sword Museum /TOKYO

■名刀への道
Official Website
2020/1/7~2/16
佐野美術館 /SHIZUOKA

■春のPlanned Exhibition 刀剣幻想曲(ファンタジア)
2020/3/7~5/10
桑名市博物館 /MIE

Past Exhibitions



■Higekiri(a.k.a. OnikiriMaru) (♥)
「北野天満宮 信仰と名宝―天神さんの源流―」
Official Website
Mar.19.〜Apr.14.
京都文化博物館

■"The beauty of Koshirae and Tousougu"
Official Website
Feb.13.〜Apr.14.2019
Shimada Museum of Art /KUMAMOTO

■Theme exhibition "The world of the wonderful Bizen sword"
Official Website・Item List
Feb.16.〜Apr.21.2019
Bizen Osafune Swords Museum /OKAYAMA

■Planned Exhibition "Swords and Mirror - the beauty of ancient -"
Official Website
Mar.8.~Apr.21.2019
Miyakonojo Rekishi Shiryokan /MIYAZAKI

■Uwasa no Katana-ten vol.Ⅳ
Okurikara-Hiromitsu(♥), Midare-Toshiro(♥), Fake of Midare-Toshiro, Suijingiri-Kanemitsu,
(※These are displayed in Special exhibition day from Apr.2 to Apr.4)
Official Website
Mar.19.~Apr.21.2019
Yakushiji Temple /NARA

■Katana Yamashiro Daijo Fujiwara Kunikane, Katana Nagasone Kotetsu, Wakizashi Kiinokuni junin Yasuhiro
Official Website
Mar.24.~Apr.21.2019
Tsuchiura city Museum /IBARAKI

■Famous swords in Tamaru at the end of Edo era
Official Website
Apr.16. ~ Apr.22.2019
Murayama Ryohei Memorial Museun /MIE

■Japanese Sword Exhibition Heian to 2019
公式ページOfficial Twitter
Apr.17.〜Apr.22.2019
Hankyu hanshin Department Store, Hankyu Umeda Gallery /OSAKA

■Special Excibition "KOTETSU"
Official Webcite
Apri.24〜Jun.2.2019
Okayama Prefectural Museum /OKAYAMA

■SohayanoTuruki Utsusunari(♥)
Official WebsiteItem ListMar.31 ver.
Apr.1.~Apr.30.2019
Kunozan Toshogu Museum /SHIZUOKA

■Kyoho Hina doll and armor of Boshin war and Japanese swords
Official Twitter
Apr.1.~Apr.30.2019
Oshubuko Museum /IWATE

■"Toyoma Kaikokan Collecting Swords Exhibition"
Official WebsiteItem List
Mar.5.〜May.6.2019
Toyoma Kaikokan /MIYAGI

■Planned Exhibition "Sword Tradition of Bizen from Kamakura period to present day"
Official Website
Mar.16.~May.6.2019
Koga History Museum /IBARAKI

■"Traditional craft of Sendai clan - Swords and Armor -"
Official Website
Mar.19.~May.6.2019
Tohoku History Museum /MIYAGI

■Kanze-Masamune, Awataguchi Kunitsuna・Kobizen Takatsuna・Fukushima-Kanemitu and more
Item List
2019/2/19〜5/12
Tokyo National Museum

■"Samurai Art Swords and Armor - Esthetics of Battle seen in Samurai armor-"
Official Website
2019/3/16~5/12
Takatsuki City Shiroato Museum /OSAKA

■Kikuchi clan and Enju school swordsmith
Rai school, Enju school, Doudanuki, Kobizenn, Ichimonji Yochimune, Echizen Yasutsugu, etc...
Official Website
Fist half:2019/3/23〜4/19 
Latter half:2019/4/20〜5/12
Display items will change in the latter half.
Kikuchi Jinja Shrine History Museum /KUMAMOTO

■Grate Swors in Showa period -around Tokyo Olympic 1964-
Official Website
2019/4/2~5/12
The Museum of Tetsu /NAGANO

■The revival of Onizuka Yoshikuni Swords Special Exhibition
Official Website
2019/4/2~5/6
Miike Playing cards and History Material Museum /FUKUOKA

■Celebration for New Emperor’s Enthronement Spring Special Exhibition 2019
Tanto: inscribed "Kotaishidenka no Mamorigatana no Yotetsu o mochiiru"
The Mamorigatana (it means the sword for protection) was made when the emperor was born,
at the same time, several swords were made by the same iron of the Mamorigatana.
This Tanto is one of them.

official summary
2019/4/26〜5/6
Iwashimizu Hachimangu Shrine /KYOTO

■Aida Collection and boundary swords
Official Website
2019/4/6~5/12
Kitakami City Museum /IWATE

■Inaba-Gou
2019/4/30〜5/11
Iwakuni Art Museum / YAMAGUCHI

■Important cultural property Tachi: Nagamitsu
2019/4/27〜5/15
Shirayama Hime Jinja Shrine / ISHIKAWA

■Ishikirimaru(♥), Kogitunemaru(♥), Replica of Kogarasumaru
Official Website
2019/15 and 16  Spring Festival
2019/4/17〜5/15 Special openings
Ishikiri Tsurugiya Shrine /Osaka

■Okurikara-Hiromitsu(♥)・Namioyogi-Kanemitsu・Midare-Toshirou(♥)・Fake of Midare- Toshirou・mportant works of art: Mitsutada
"Let's see and learne the highlight! Exhibition of learning Japanese swords"
(Original title; "Midokoro manaberu! Medemiru Nihonto no Kyokasyo")
Official Website
2019/5/11~5/15
Schole House Osaki City Iwadeyama Culture Center /MIYAGI


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