Okinawa Karate Kaikan

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Hours of Operation

Facility Use Hours

Dojo facility:From 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Exhibition facility:From 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Last admission is half an hour before closing.

Concept

Okinawa Karate Kaikan

Convey the origins of karate, and learn its essence

"Karate", a martial art of Okinawan origin has now numerous enthusiasts around the world. The Okinawa Karate Kaikan will serve to preserve, inherit and develop traditional Okinawan Karate as a unique cultural heritage, tell people both in and outside Japan that "Okinawa is the birthplace of Karate," and be a facility that can be used as a place to learn the essence of Karate

About the facilities

道場施設

Dojo facility

The facilities are fully equipped and have, as the core, a "dojo" that can be used, of course, for the practice of Karate and holding of competitions, as well as for all kinds of events besides Karate, together with a training room, an instruction room and showers.

展示施設

Exhibition facility

This facility is equipped with an entertainment oriented "Paid Entry Reference Room" as the core, with a shop selling Karate related goods only available here, as well as a food and drink area for everyone from Karatekas to ordinary visitor to enjoy.

その他施設

Other facilities

This is an area of facilities with the "Special Dojo (Shurei Hall)" with its red tiled roof symbolizing the status of Okinawa as the birthplace of Karate as the core, and also contains the forecourt of the Special Dojo and an outside training area.

About the facilities

"Okinawa," the birthplace of Karate

"Karate" was born in Okinawa, and it is an aspect of traditional culture that cultivates a tough body and an indomitable spirit through arduous training and at the same time contributes to building a character that loves peace and values civility, and even now it continues to be passed on and valued.

About its history

歴史について

History of Karate

"Okinawa," the birthplace of Karate

歴史について

"Karate" was born in Okinawa, and it is an aspect of traditional culture that cultivates a tough body and an indomitable spirit through arduous training and at the same time contributes to building a character that loves peace and values civility, and even now it continues to be passed on and valued.

About its history

AccessAccess

Name Okinawa Karate Kaikan
Address Tomigusuku 854-1, Tomigusuku-shi, Okinawa Prefecture
Telephone number 098-851-1025

When using buses

  • ・Route Number: 33 or 46 Itoman Nishihara Line
  • ・Route Number: 101 Heiwadai Ajya Line
  • ・Route Number: 105 Tomigusuku City Loop Line
  • Use the route bus, and get off at the "Tomigusuku-Koen-mae" stop

When using a car/taxi

  • ・Approximately 14 minutes from Naha Airport (depending on the time of day)
  • ・Parking available (100 free parking spaces for normal cars)