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Burbank’s Martial Arts Museum

Martial Arts History Museum Burbank

The city of burbank offers much to explore from various museums to the delicious Portos restaurant, a Cuban bakery with multiple locations throughout Southern California. One unique museum calls the city home is the Martial Arts History Museum Burbank. Not only is this museum known for its unique history of martial arts, the space is also known for its events that are held year round. 


Some events that have taken place at the Martial Arts History Museum include martial arts demonstrations, Sushi seminars, asian musical performances, guest stars, movie screenings and more. Recent events included Dragonfest – the World’s Greatest Martial Arts Expo as well as a book signed event by Robert Redfeather, one of the biggest advocates for Apache knife fighting. Visit the website for upcoming events. 


At the museum, you can learn more about martial arts as well as the different Asian countries such as Japan, China, Korea etc and the role that martial arts played in their culture. The museum also shows how American history has been affected by martial arts from the history of anime to martial arts in media such as TV, magazines and Hollywood films. You can also find unique artifacts here including a traditional Japanese Samurai, Mortal Kombat shield and more.