Special Exhibition, "A History of the Baseball Hall of Fame"
~ In celebration of the re-inauguration of the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in April, 2013 as a public interest incorporated foundation ~
Monday, April 1, 2013 through Sunday, July 7, 2013 At the Exhibition Hall of the Baseball Museum
The Baseball Hall of Fame was set up on June 12, 1959 to extol and honor the achievements of the baseball greats who have made a great contribution to the development of baseball in Japan.
The current exhibition traces the history of the Baseball Hall of Fame by featuring all of the 180 Hall of Famers, photos of their induction ceremony and changes in the election rules. Also on display are some 50 items of artifacts and memorabilia used by representative Hall of Famers, topped by a bat which Nagashima used when he hit the 8th home run in the Tokyo Big6 Baseball League.