Heshikiri-Hasebe Sword

START: Jan 5, 2022 END: Jan 30, 2022

Regarded as a national treasure, this famous blade was once owned by historical figures, including local hero Kuroda Kanbei. Its popularity exploded thanks to the game Touken Ranbu. Its sharpness and workmanship make it more than a weapon but a piece of art.

国宝 刀 名物「圧切長谷部」福岡市博物館所蔵

• 1/5 (Wed.) ~ 1/30 (Sun.)
• 9:30~17:30 (last entry 17:00)
• Closed: Mon.
• ¥200, HS and college student: ¥150, ES and under: free
• Fukuoka City Museum
3-1-1 Momochihama, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka

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Published: Dec 13, 2021 / Last Updated: Jan 28, 2022

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