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Jingu Baseball Stadium

3-1 Kasumigaokamachi, Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture 160-0013, Japan
+81 3-3404-8999
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Ranked #7 of 63 attractions in Shinjuku
Type: Sports Complexes
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Townsville, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Loved the stadium, had great seats! And you don't even have to leave your seat for a drink. There are staff everywhere with keg backpacks pouring your favourite beer, or mixing a drink for you on the spot. Really glad we went to the game!

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Orlando, Florida
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

As a huge baseball fan, I had to go to a Nippon League game during my week in Tokyo. The Yomiuri Giants are apparently the "Yankees" of Japan, but during Golden Week we risked the Tokyo Dome selling out, plus I preferred to go to an open air stadium, so I decided to go to Jingu Stadium to see the... More

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9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We had a great night out at the baseball. We purchased our tickets online from JapanBallTickets.com with ease. We arrived early and bought a few team souvenirs. We decided to follow the Yakult Swallows as they were the home team. Young ladies carried beer kegs on their backs and my husband was able to sample several brands at only 500yen... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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55 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This is my favorite stadium in the Tokyo area! While it is a bit older, that adds to the charm. Also, much better than Tokyo Dome, plus tickets are much cheaper. You should have no problem walking up on the day of the game for tickets, especially if it is a weekday game. Now, if they are playing the Tigers... More

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We had a great evening here. Get your tickets from the stadium itself,any 7/11, or ticket stalls that pop up in the city. Easy to get to and great crowds. You can take good and drink in or buy a number of things when you get there. I would recommend the fried octopus balls!

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Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Lots of cool stuff in the gift shop that you cannot find elsewhere. They don't speak english, so don't ask for too much.

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

If you want a great window into Japan and it's weirdly great relationship with things American, take in a Swallows game at Jingu Baseball Stadium. Tickets are nominally priced and you can generally get fine seats just walking up to the ticket window the night of a game. The stadium and it's food/drink/souvenir offerings are a far cry from what... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

So glad I decided to go to a game. Definitely recommend for anyone to go if visiting Tokyo. Tickets are reasonably priced and the atmosphere is a different experience from North American sports. Bought my tickets from Across. #.1 Travel (which is listed on Yakult Swallows website) and received a free team small umbrella, which is a great souvenir. When... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Nice stadium, very friendly, good price to watch a game. Highly recommended. Good place if you love baseball and want to experience what it is like in Japan, crowd is very local which makes it interesting. Easy enough to find from the station.

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Winchester, Virginia
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161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We got tickets for the all star game thru japanball and glad we did as it was worth every penny to attend this sold out event. Tickets were delivered to my hotel, getting to the game was easy and the crowds were amazing with 6 teams having players participating. Drums, flags, bugles, chants, towels, little umbrellas, banging sticks, these fans... More

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