Tickets for Iwami Kagura Naniwakan

Immerse yourself in a display of ancient Japanese myths and legends

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Starting time
1 hour
  • Watch a traditional Iwami Kagura performance in Namba, close to Osaka's famous Dotonbori district
  • Marvel at incredible costumes as expertly trained dancers explore Japanese mythology through expressive dance
  • Listen to the sounds of ancient Japan as drums, flutes and bells accompany each unique display

On the hunt for authentic Japanese culture? Nothing encapsulates Nihon heritage quite like Iwami Kagura. This extravagant, colorful style of performance art is one of Japan's oldest, and was especially popular in the old Iwami region, from which it derived its name.

Watch expert performers display ritualistic dances, rooted in ancient Japanese mythology. This mix of traditional music, rhythmic dance and mesmerizing costumes makes for a dream-like evening near Osaka's pulsating Dotonbori!

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What's included
Access to the traditional show
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Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date
  • Changes are not possible for this ticket
Iwami Kagura Naniwakan
1-3-16 Saiwaicho, 556-0021, Osaka
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchair must be foldable
Ratings & reviews
4 Reviews

Nov 2, 2019
It was wonderful and very surprising
Oct 19, 2019
Superb! Stunning performance, outstanding experience and friendly people. Nice store to buy masks and more. Transported to another world! Amazing music.
Sep 7, 2019
A great cultural experience for travelers in Osaka! Very nice people there too.

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