Go For Broke Presents “Nikkei Samurai: Japanese Swords and the Nisei Veteran”

From August 15th– September 17th, 2017 the Go For Broke National Education Center has a special exhibition on display. The exhibit features rare and historically significant pieces of arms and armor from Japan’s feudal era. It is a major part of this year’s Nisei Week Festival and will be held within the “Defining Courage” exhibition located in the historic Buddhist temple on the west side of the plaza at First Street and Central Ave. in Little Tokyo. In conjunction with the exhibition, this Saturday, August 19th, the Go For Broke National Education Center is hosting a free public event from 11 am to 4 pm. Visitors will be allowed to try on a suit of samurai armor. For more information visit http://www.goforbroke.org./visit/exhibit/revolving_exhibits.php