【LAST SAMURAI】Real Samurai Experience Using a Real Sword!

Experience Tennōji area

Samurai Workshops in『LAST SAMURAI』

『LAST SAMURAI』is a place you can learn about samurai through manners, forms and zen.
You can try to use a real sword in the end of the lesson.
Foreign tourists are welcome! English/Chinese/Korean speaking staffs will help you with workshops.

The Main Attraction

The best part in this 『LAST SAMURAI』workshop is that you can use an actual real sword.
You will try to cut a bundle of wet straw. The feeling you get when you manage to cut them perfectly in once is the best.
This experience will definitely become one of your most thrilling and exciting memories.
Apparently famous soldier in Japan "Date Masamune" was training his sword technique in exact same way.

The Workshop Program

Hakama costume and Dogi equipment rental fee is included in the course price.
You change your clothes and learn about Japanese histories and manners in Dojo on second floor.
Afterwards you use wooden sword to learn forms, and also train your heart by meditating in Zen room.
To link heart and physical technique is very important for Samurai.
In the end, you can try the real sword.

A Present After Workshop

Of course, not only the real sword training is the attraction of this workshop.
Staff will take a video of you trying the sword for free.
Not only photos but video is a great way to keep your memories!

Let's Take a Commemorative Photo

There are photo snap spots in『LAST SAMURAI』.
Please try them after your workshops!

Name of the facility LAST SAMURAI
Address Osaka, Osaka City, Naniwa Ward, Ebisu Nishi 3-2-4
Tell 06-6710-9788
Nearest station 【Osaka Metro】3 minutes walk from Midosuji/Sakaisuji Line \"Dobutsu-en-Mae Station
Business hours 【Thu-Mon】 9:00 - 18:00
Regular holiday Tuesdays/Wednesdays
Admission fee 10,000 yen / person