Number one in Japan in number of species housed
The facility is one of the world's most significant aquariums that houses the dugong, which became the model for the mermaid legend. With approximately 1,200 species, the aquarium is number one in Japan in the number of species exhibited. Recommended are the daily sea lion and walrus shows and the Project Exhibition featuring bizarre sea creatures!
|Business Hours||From 9am to 5pm(8:30am to 5:30 within period of 20th,Jul to 31st,Aug)
|Days Closed for Business||Throughout the year
|Price||2500yen(Adult), 1250yen(Elementary and middle school student), 630yen(Child)
|Directions||Approx 10 minutes on foot from JR or Kintetsu"Toba" station