We introduce several spots where you can enjoy cultural events in Fukuoka, mainly in and around ACROS Fukuoka.
The Step Garden is a rooftop green space that could be called the face of ACROS Fukuoka. The Step Garden creates a distinctive landscape within the city and has featured in a range of media, both in Japan and overseas. Two decades on from the building’s construction, the garden’s many trees continue to thrive and change with the seasons. Why not try climbing the ACROS Step Garden to mark your visit to Fukuoka?
Takumi (Arts & Crafts) Gallery
In addition to a permanent exhibition of craftworks from within Fukuoka Prefecture, the Takumi Gallery also holds weekly exhibitions. Here, you can touch works that have been lovingly created by hand and marvel at their beauty at close quarters. You can also come along and enjoy demonstrations and workshops showcasing how specific craftworks are made.
In addition to tickets for concerts held at Fukuoka Symphony Hall, at the Ticket Center you can also purchase advance tickets for exhibitions held at nearby museums.
A Tourist Information Center accredited by JNTO (Japan National Tourism Organization). Staff members are on hand to provide you with assistance.
Hakata Machiya Folk Museum
Hakata Machiya Folk Museum introduces visitors to life in Hakata, focusing on the Meiji and Taisho periods (mid-19th century to early 20th century). Comprising of three buildings – the Exhibition Hall, Machiya Hall and Souvenir Shop – you can also enjoy demonstrations and workshops featuring traditional crafts from Hakata.