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Toei Kyoto Studio Park

10 Higashi-Hachigaokacho, Uzumasa, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8586, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 570-064-349
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Worth a half day if you have time.

Having grown up with those overdubbed samurai period dramas made me think this could be fun. We... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
via mobile
Super fun

Absolute fun, especially if you are into Samurai and Ninja movies. It is full of free and not free... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Toei Kyoto Studio Park was founded in 1975 as the first theme park in Japan where you can experience the world of period dramas (jidaigeki) through film sets, events, and attractions. So far, over 60 million people have visited the park.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“haunted house” (29 reviews)
“power rangers” (15 reviews)
“edo period” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
10 Higashi-Hachigaokacho, Uzumasa, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8586, Kyoto Prefecture
Western Kyoto
+81 570-064-349
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having grown up with those overdubbed samurai period dramas made me think this could be fun. We have been to Kyoto enough times to not need to see too many more temples and there are soooo many, so we left time for this one. Everything...More

Thank pharaohgnomes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolute fun, especially if you are into Samurai and Ninja movies. It is full of free and not free (a bit pricey) activities. Actors are very good and engage with the public of all languages. We ended up there almost by chance and it happened...More

Thank shaker70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The kids had a lot of fun here but that's the only reason I can say its not bad. Its quite small and attractions are very very limited, even more so if you can't speak or read Japanese. You also have to pay extra for...More

Thank 555_Travel
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Very fun place in Tokyo. You can dress up and have professional photos taken in the studio. Interaction with play. Restaurant and gift shop on site.

Thank J*Ck Tsao E
Reviewed 1 October 2017

If you are an avid samurai and ninja movies then this place is for you....fun place, children and adults would very much enjoy this place.

Thank LYLE Y
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

It is very popular with kids, especially those keen on Power Rangers and other animated Japanese characters. For me, the only interest is that the studio may have been where one or two of my favourite samurai films were filmed. The entrance fee is not...More

1  Thank Carapipi
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Enjoyable movie theme park. Both adults and children had a wonderful time exploring this studio. You can walk through old Japanese sets. There are several shows, the ninja one and how they make movies were great! The children went through a couple of mazes, which...More

Thank Kkohara
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Looking for edo theme park and some excitements of edo era, this place offers the edo concept of living. It is a movie film set of edo japan. Quite entertaining and it feels u really are in edo time. Can walk and wear traditional edo...More

Thank Itsmenyla
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Kyoto was world best city destination 2014. Yes it is... This theme park celebrates the best of Japanese film-making, filled with huge Edo-period (1600-1867) sets you can explore on foot -- preferably decked out in a funny samurai-style wig you rented in the costume shop...More

Thank Budsantosa
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Three adults, no kids and we had a blast. We went in with unsure expectations, but ended up laughing the entire afternoon! We got there around 2pm and didn't get to go in all the attractions, but we really enjoyed what we did see. The...More

Thank LaTinoco
Western Kyoto
Western Kyoto is home to some of the city's best
eccentricities. Kyoto's Saga-Toriimoto Preserved
Street takes visitors back in time to the Meiji
Period, where old homes have been transformed into tea
houses and eateries. Pleasure boats drift down the
riverbank, under wooden bridges that beckon nature
lovers to hiking trails and botanical walks. The
area's famously tall bamboo groves, monkey park, and
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Darren C
14 August 2017|
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Response from Tomoko D | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you can reserve tickets unless you have more than 10. Costume also first- come first serve bases. I think I googled "Toei Movie village , Uzumasa, Kyoto, Japan " and got their official site. But I don't recall... More
23 July 2017|
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Response from Jeff F | Reviewed this property |
There is a separate per person cost to get dressed as the historical character of your choosing (e.g., Musashi Miyamoto, Ryoma Sakamoto, etc.), or you can select a generic male/female costume. When we were there, we chose... More
27 June 2017|
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Response from Eigamura_JP | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! And sorry for our belated reply. As you described,If you want to book authentic costume rental from 8,500 yen. If you want to stroll around the park wearing the costume with wearing... More
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