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Address: 6-1 Arukaport, Shimonoseki 750-0036 , Yamaguchi Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 83-228-1100
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Not a teen but visited with parents

Nice aquarium with 100 different types of blowfish. Cute penguins inside and outside. Dolphins put on a cute show.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 11, 2015
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Auckland, NZ
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

Nice aquarium with 100 different types of blowfish. Cute penguins inside and outside. Dolphins put on a cute show.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

We really enjoyed this aquarium. We ate at a little cafe that had fun and yummy food for the whole family all while we watched the dolphins swim around. The harbor is clean and very nice, they also have a small amusement park next to the aquarium. We had so much fun.

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Thank Stephanie M
Tokyo, Japan
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74 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

The excellent aquatic show, restaurant with a view of the dolphins just over the glass, the full blue whale skeleton or the perfect view of the Kanmon straits nearby....Kaikyokan in Shimonoseki is a must go aquarium for any one of these reasons!

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Thank hasanarif
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

Very nicely designed aquarium and it's very attractive to younger children. We also loved the dolphin restaurant very much. A cozy walking by the sea or to go to the playground next to the aquarium could be considered after visiting aquarium.

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

last time I've visit the Osaka Kaikyokan that place is big and so excited but....too many people you don't have time to stay,to watch ,to really take a good look on the animals but here it's really a place for an aquarium lover like me to really take a look on everything ^^ fish and sea animals maybe less than... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

A very well designed aquatic centre with loats of interesting fishy exhibits, the giant ocean sun fish, the massive almost prehistoric amazon river fish and the massive variety of puffer fish are highlights but there is just a lot to see. As well as the fish there is a very good Penguin park as as well including an underwater walk... More 

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