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Notojima Aquarium

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Nice aquarium

The aquarium is not that big and its a little bit out of the way so do bear that in mind if you're... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2018
Singapore, Singapore
Cute aquarium with many activities to engage visitors with animals!

We had so much fun - two adults feeling like kids again! Really enjoyed all the shows and... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
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Apr 28, 2018
“Nice aquarium”
Oct 19, 2017
“Cute aquarium with many activities to engage visitors with animals!”
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

The aquarium is not that big and its a little bit out of the way so do bear that in mind if you're thinking of visiting. That said, there was enough to see and do to keep our kids entertained including a sea lion and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 555_Travel
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

We had so much fun - two adults feeling like kids again! Really enjoyed all the shows and activities- it really came through a lot of thought and effort was used to design the shows and staff were so professional. Had a wonderful day in...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

There are lots of aquarium exhibitions, including freshwater species, jelly-fishes, sharks, rays, whale shark, seals, otter, dolphins. However, the transport to there is not convenient and the dolphin show is not good. You can go there if you stay around.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Oswens
Reviewed October 14, 2016

An aquarium that features a lot of local sea creatures in the region. Do expect some crowds as it is very popular. Take a little time to walk around the area for museums and food as well.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank konstanza_sf
Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Seaside aquarium, relatively quiet. You can watch penguins and seals up close. The whale shark is the star here. You can spend 2 hours here easily. It makes a good destination at the end of exploring the Noto peninsula and island if you travel with...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank 55nickw
Reviewed June 13, 2015

This aquarium has a huge tank containing a whale shark, a sunfish and other fishes. The other highlights include a dolphin show and penguin walk. On the whole, the aquarium is not big with mainly descriptions of the fishes in Japanese. There are not many...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank QKL
Reviewed November 3, 2014

This Aquarium was small in size but really nice. There is a nice view looking out onto the water on Notojima. Dolphin show and penguin walking was fun. Their main tank is BIG and has two whale sharks. If you are going around the Noto...More

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank Dale C
Reviewed February 25, 2012

This Aquarium is only small but It is quite good considering the size. They have a whale shark in one of the tanks. They also had a dolphin show which was quite entertaining. It was relatively cheap so I think if your ever in the...More

Date of experience: August 2011
1  Thank nocternal81
Reviewed January 8, 2012

Enjoyed the aquarium and all! Cute penguins going out for a walk, seals swimming back and forth. Huge Whale shark. Seems sad that its cooped up in a small tank though. Seal x dolphin show was nice. Closes early in Winter though.

Date of experience: March 2011
Thank risxlene
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