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Contact us about sharpening Japanese knives experience.
Please use the following form to make a reservation or inquire about the experience.
Contact us for sharpening Japanese knives experience.
Our company president and a skilled craftsman with over 50 years of experience in handle attachment. He is known as a living dictionary of Sakai cutlery and has dedicated his life to the art of Japanese knives.
Our company representative and a true Sakai native who was born and raised in the city. He comes from a long line of knife makers and is dedicated to keeping the tradition alive.
A skilled craftsman specializing in sharpening. He is the representative of Kashiwa Cutlery, which has a large rotary grinder for sharpening Japanese knives.
You don't need to bring anything in particular. Please bring a camera or smartphone for commemorative photos.
* When returning from Kansai International Airport, please be sure to put it in your checked baggage when proceeding to the boarding procedure.
We can also accept groups (up to 20 people).
In that case, it will be on a rotating basis, and you will be divided into groups of 5 to visit and experience at the Sakai Blade Museum.
* The museum is a 2-minute walk away.
* Please contact us for museum closed days.
Also, the experience takes 60 minutes, but it is possible to shorten it to 30 minutes in two places. Please consult with us.
Other: Large buses can stop and drop off passengers on the front road.
It is possible to engrave your name on the knife you take home. We cannot do it on the spot, so we will keep it and send it separately.
The name engraving fee is free, but we charge an additional fee of 600 yen for shipping.
We want as many people as possible to know about us, so we actively welcome foreign visitors. However, we cannot provide foreign language support, so we only accept visits accompanied by an interpreter.
Please contact us here to make a reservation or if you have any inquiries.
For inquiries about the Japanese knife sharpening experience, please contact us via email.