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Big Swan Stadium

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Address: 67-12 Seigoro, Niigata, Niigata Prefecture
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+81 25-287-8811

site for 2002 World Cup Soccer

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The big swan stadium is known for its shape as a big swan and also for hosting the World Cup match for England.. Beckham was here :) The local team plays in J1 League in Japan and... read more

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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The big swan stadium is known for its shape as a big swan and also for hosting the World Cup match for England.. Beckham was here :) The local team plays in J1 League in Japan and consistently finishes at mid table. There's also a museum and on game days the traffic gets crazy. Enjoy the game with some beer... More 

Thank M P
Niigata, Japan
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I went to Big Swan Stadium at Niigata for watching a foot ball match played by Albirex Niigata. It was a wonderful moment, as a first time visitor to a stadium for a soccer match

Thank somasundaram143
Singapore, Singapore
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The stadium is easily reached if you drive, with plenty of parking nearby, or by using the excellent shuttlebus service from Niigata's main train station. But be warned! If you rely on the bus, then be prepared to wait after the game, as the lines will be HUGE! This is down to the fact that game day is a full... More 

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Nara, Japan
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77 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2015

I'm not a soccer fan but seeing my first soccer game at Big Swan was fun. The stadium is a big part of Niigata's skyline and provides a dramatic backdrop to Toyano Park with its undulating white domed roof

1 Thank BryanBaier
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Went to watch a soccer game. Fantastic venue for spectators to get good views of the field and the players. Ample parking. Enthusiastic fans whose passion for their city is infectious.

2 Thank Nichola A

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