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Hanshin Koshien Stadium阪神甲子園球場

Stadium / Baseball Park

This baseball stadium is in Koshien Town, Nishinomiya City, Hyogo Prefecture and is the headquarters of the professional baseball team the “Hanshin Tigers.” It is also used as the site for the two major national high school baseball competitions, the “Japanese High School Baseball Championship” held in summer and the “Japanese High School Baseball Invitational Tournament” held in spring. While it features single-layer type stands, it has the largest capacity of any baseball stadium in Japan. The “Koshien Museum,” which introduces the history of the stadium and the Tigers as well as high school baseball, is a popular attraction, as are the stadium tours. There's plenty of original food as well, and the jumbo grilled chicken skewers, Koshien curry, and Koshien fried soba are famous.

place

Hyougo Pref. Nishinomiyashi Koushienchou 1-82

phone 0798471041
place

10:00-18:00
※ It varies according to event

Review of Hanshin Koshien Stadium

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2018/09/04 Most fun evening to be had in Osaka
This is a must do experience if you like sports at all. Japanese baseball is huge fun, and totally family friendly. There’s no aggressive people here like in other countries.
The great thing, other...
Reviewed:2018/07/23 Slightly overrated baseball
I went to the Koshien museum, tour, and a baseball game. Overall I had a positive experience, but it was a bit difficult as a solo traveller. The museum and tour were all in Japanese. They do give...
Reviewed:2018/06/05 Great night out
I took my family to the match vs Yakult Swallows. For a thursday night i wasn't expecting a big crowd but it was almost a sellout.
We purchased our tickets online, collecting the tickets was so...

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Address

Hyougo Pref. Nishinomiyashi Koushienchou 1-82 [map]

Phone

0798471041

Hours
10:00-18:00
※ It varies according to event
Closed
Monday, Public holiday (except when the event is held, Jan.-Feb. is SaturdaySundayPublic holiday)
Fees
It depends on the event
Parking Lot
Not available
Credit Card
Available(VISA, MasterCard, JCB)

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          There is no Station nearby. There is no Bus Stop nearby. There is no Parking nearby. There is no IC nearby.

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