Three demonstrators dressed in samurai costume kneel together with their swords (katana) laid on the floor

Arms and Armor Demonstration: Samurai Warrior

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Saturday, July 13, 2024
11:30 am 12:30 pm

Free with Museum admission

Conference Room

Watch and learn about the history and fighting techniques of the legendary Samurai! The Samurai ruled Japan for seven hundred years from the twelfth century up until 1868. The style focused on in this demonstration is Tenshin Shoden Katori Shinto Ryu (Divine Sanctioned Katori Shinto School), the oldest school of Japanese martial arts in existence, dating from the fifteenth century. Presented by Gordon Fisher and students.

Program subject to change.