Fukuoka Yafuoku! DomeMomochi , Sawara Area
This is the first stadium in Japan that has a retractable roof to accommodate all weather conditions.
It is widely known as the home stadium of Fukuoka Softbank Hawks. In the season 2001, the annual attendance here went over 3 million people for the first time in the history of the Pacific League.
The adjoining grand resort hotel and a shopping mall together with the dome make a big entertainment site called Hawks Town.
The team won the league championship for two consecutive years in 1999-2000 and enjoyed the number of attendance of over 3 million spectators in 2001, which was the second highest number in the season among all the other baseball stadiums. They are one of the most popular baseball teams in Japan.
This shop provides a variety of goods related to Hawks and other professional baseball teams of Japan, and also rare items of MLB, which is coveted by baseball enthusiasts, which you cannot get elsewhere.
This is a very popular guide tour where you can explore the back stage of Fukuoka Yahoo! Japan Dome. The tour goes through the large field, the backup rooms, player’s locker rooms and dugouts. In this tour, you can touch the tallest outfield fence in Japan with your hands and explore the areas that are usually off limit, with a guide of a Dome Queen.