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Samurai Armor Grand Exhibition Kokura FUKUOKA 2013

December-17 to 25, 2013
10:00am - 19:00pm
(Will close at 17:00pm on the filal day)

9F, Izutsuya Department Store Kokura
Senbamachi, Kokurakita Ward, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka pref.
802-8511 Japan
Tel: 093-522-3111

10minutes walk from JR/Shinkansen Kokura station.

Admission: Free

This is the first comprehensive exhibition in Fukuoka (Northen Kyusyu area ) featuring Samurai Arms & Armor hosted by Marutake, the world's preeminent Samurai Armor manufacturer from Kagoshima pref.
Samurai Armor Grand Exhibition Fukuoka will be held at Izutsuya Department Store Kokura branch, Kita-Kyushu, Fukuoka pref. Japan from Dec-17 to 25th. The exhibition features 30 or more reproductions of armors of feudal warlords and soldiers that mainly dominated Fukuoka (northern Kyushu island) area, including Kuroda Kambei's suit of armor. A part of the exhibition presents examples of how well the samurai armor is made out of the metal. The exhibition also includes the booth that provides the opportunity for all visitors to try on authentic suits of armor.

Special Programs:

Kuroda Kanbei and Kuroda 25 warriors procession (Daimyo's retinue) will reappear in Kokura on Saturday, Dec-21.

December-21 (SAT)
12:00pm - 1st Parade
14:00pm - 2nd Parade

Special Features:

A special Photo shooting booth will open all days. You can try on some authentic suits of samurai armor and have a professional photo shoot for a fee.


9F, Izutsuya Department Store Kokura
1-1 Senbamachi, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu City. Fukuoka pref. Japan

For Smartphone Users,
please look up with "Pastel Hall Kokurakita Ward" on Google Map.

Link to Japanese Information for the venue


JR local train/ Shinkansen bullet train

The nearest Station is KOKURA. (小倉駅)
About 10 minutes walk.


Izutsuya Department Store Kokuara www.miyakomesse.jp/transportation/access.php
Kitakyusyu City Tourist Association: http://www.kcta.or.jp/english/
Izutsuya Description on the city tourist association: http://www.kcta.or.jp/english/p56.php

Any update/information will follow at: samuraistore.com/exhibiton_fukuoka_2013.html

Also Check Our Past Events

Samurai Armor Grand Exhibition KYOTO 2011
November 11-13, 2011 Closed Thank you!
Miyako Messe (Kyoto Convention Center)
Kyoto City, Japan
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