Membership & Inquiry

Member's Privilege

1. NBTHK bulletin "Token Bijutsu" is sent to members every month.

2. We give members free advice for the resotration of swords and other itmes.

3. You can deposit the NBTHK with your collection items when we recognize that they are a worthy of the desposition.

4. You can have discount entrance fee at sword exhibition held by the NBTHK.

5. Maintenance and life members are free to attend sword exhibitions and special sword viewings held by the NBTHK.

6. You are allowed to attend to beginner's class held by the NBTHK.


Enrollment Fee

Yearly Membership Fee

Normal Member 1,000 Japanese Yen 12,000 Japanese Yen
Student 1,000 Japanese Yen 4,800 Japanese Yen
Maintenance Member 1,000 Japanese Yen 36,000 Japanese Yen
Life Member - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oversea Member 1,000 Japanese Yen 19,200 Japanese Yen
* Life member is required to donate the NBTHK articles that are evaluated over 600,000 Japanese Yen.

* Oversea membership fee includes the postage of Token Bijutsu Bulletin.


Address c/o Sword Museum, 4-25-10 Yoyogi, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-0053
03-3379-1386, 1387 (9:30 am - 5:00 pm)
03-3379-1389 (24 hours)