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Anniversary of KANO Jigoro Shihan's Birth

Kodokan will celebrate the birthday of Kano Jigoro Shihan (born October 28, 1860), who founded Kodokan Judo and is called "Father of Education and Father of Japanese Physical Education."

He was also an international man who put the most effort into bid for the 1940 Olympics in Tokyo and advocated world peace through sports.


We will invite you to join in the celebration with your family and friends.


☆All events are free of charge.





◆Painting art exhibition "Wonderful Judo" Oct 28 - 30 10:00‐17:00

◆Special Exhibition Oct 28 - 30 10:00‐17:00

◆Judo Movie Oct 28 - 30 10:00‐17:00

◆Calligrapfy Oct 28 - 30 13:30-15:30

◆Parent & Child Judo Lesson Oct 30 14:00- 15:30

Online Judo Seminar Oct 28 18:00-


   More information about events will follow soon.



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