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Very clean and beautiful aquariums

Very colourful and clean environment. It was smaller and had fewer animals than I expected, and... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Ariunaa E
Another unique experience in Osaka!

It is worth a visit if you are in Osaka, especially with kids. Highlight of the visit here is the... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2018
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  • Terrible3%
Jul 9, 2018
“Very clean and beautiful aquariums”
Mar 30, 2018
“Another unique experience in Osaka!”
Astonished by wonders of life, fascinated by surprises and mysteries in nature, you will want to share the amazing discoveries with someone else. Through the encounter with various forms of life which resonates your heart strings and brings you a...more
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2-1 Senribampakukoen | insde Expocity, Suita 565-0826, Osaka Prefecture
+81 570-022-060
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Very colourful and clean environment. It was smaller and had fewer animals than I expected, and didn't have many interactions with animals either. We spent an hour with a toddler.

Thank Ariunaa E
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Nifrel is located at EXPO area and not too difficult travel from the city of Osaka. If you are not interested NIFREL. You can spend time at the VR Park or the open area or the IMAX cinema. It is very easy spend one full...More

2  Thank austinandbrownie
Reviewed March 30, 2018

It is worth a visit if you are in Osaka, especially with kids. Highlight of the visit here is the open area where animals roam-free. You're not allowed to touch the animals of course, but seeing them really up-close and with no barriers is a...More

2  Thank vanilla-ivory
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

We loved this place. We had kids aged 8-15 during our trip and we all loved this interactive zoo/aquarium/museum. We spent a good 2-3 hrs inside. Plus there were seating areas for those tired feet and legs while kids romp around. Worth the fee and...More

1  Thank TravelingPinayMom
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

While not as big as the Osaka aquarium, it is well laid out and many exhibits are better displayed than at its rival. You can touch some of the fish and part of the display is completely open to visitors to get amongst the safe...More

2  Thank Buckster21
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful museum, many different kinds of animal. Suitable for kids and adult, located in expocity, convenient and good facilities nearby.

Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

This is not the largest zoo nor aquarium. In fact it is relatively small. However it utilises the displays and exhibits to showcase the animals in a different way. There are 7 sections and as the saying goes the last exhibit was simply the best...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

It's small but its quite diversified. There are fishes, deep sea creatures, white tiger, hippo, crocodiles, doctor fishes, penguins, different birds...etc. Its great if your kids love animals. The doctor fish is one of the funniest stuff for adults and kids. The fishes keep eating...More

1  Thank Ralph M
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Really great location with many other things to do, great for a day trip (you might need to comeback too, as it is connect to Banpaku memorial park) Amazing variety of fauna for such a small location, especially the interior decor is really cute. The...More

Thank Peacesince1985
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

This is a small aquarium but really well planned. It houses an impressive collection of truly unusual and interesting specimens of fish and sea creatures. I thoroughly enjoyed the time I spent there which I estimate was just over an hour. I would have spent...More

Thank Anne W
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