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Takefu Knife Village

22-91 Yokawacho, Echizen 915-0031, Fukui Prefecture
+81 778-27-7120
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Very Interesting

It was fascinating to see blades being made by hand, not mass produced by machines, below an... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
bglhvn
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So. California
Very kool...

Our visit to Japan was to locate knife makers that I can buy just blades from. I could have stayed... read more

Reviewed March 9, 2017
Rodney H
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Haines
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Takefu knife Village to deal with Echizen cutlery. There are also a variety of experience classroom.
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  • Average20%
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Nov 7, 2017
“Very Interesting”
Mar 8, 2017
“Very kool...”
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22-91 Yokawacho, Echizen 915-0031, Fukui Prefecture
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+81 778-27-7120
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

It was fascinating to see blades being made by hand, not mass produced by machines, below an observation level. Adding to the atmosphere were the sounds of hammering and grinding plus the smell of metal and the furnace. Displays of current and old blades are...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Our visit to Japan was to locate knife makers that I can buy just blades from. I could have stayed at Takefu a week just watched hinges the men forging blades. You can even make one yourself for a fee but we did not have...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2016

A very worthwhile diversion on our drive from Kyoto to Fukui. You can look down on the large workshop area and see craftsmen working on the various stages of creating knives. Good prices for some respectable knives and I got to meet the creator of...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Sensational time here. I went there and stayed for 3 days. Great people and they are super professional. Working with full of passion and professionally. It is more than enough to impress a guy from Thailand like me. I am expect to see them again...More

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Namvet106s
31 July 2017|
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ナイフの研ぎクラスはあります。日本語のみです。研ぎ石は用意されています。予約は必要です。
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