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Tsuruoka City Kamo Aquarium

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Relaxing 💙

It was amazing 💜💜💜 Magic world ~~~I relaxed there ,, relaxing music and unreality beautiful... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
Naz Q
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Extraordinary

When Kerrie said she wanted to visit an aquarium whose specialty was jellyfish I thought she'd... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Michael O
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“sea lion show”(4 reviews)
“jellyfish”(17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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656 Okubo Imaizumi, Tsuruoka 997-1206, Yamagata Prefecture
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+81 235-33-3036
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 20, 2018

When Kerrie said she wanted to visit an aquarium whose specialty was jellyfish I thought she'd finally lost the plot. But it was amazing ! The aquarium has a lot more than just jellyfish, but there is no doubt that jellyfish are their "thing" and...More

3  Thank Michael O
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Reviewed May 5, 2015 via mobile
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

It was amazing 💜💜💜 Magic world ~~~I relaxed there ,, relaxing music and unreality beautiful jellyfish ~~~ I want to visit there one more time 💙💙

Thank Naz Q
Reviewed August 20, 2018

When Kerrie said she wanted to visit an aquarium whose specialty was jellyfish I thought she'd finally lost the plot. But it was amazing ! The aquarium has a lot more than just jellyfish, but there is no doubt that jellyfish are their "thing" and...More

3  Thank Michael O
Reviewed May 26, 2018

とても楽しかった。平日に行ったから学校の団体が多くてちょっと混んでいてけど、きれいで感動した。隣の日本海は屋上から見える。 Beautiful main jellyfish tank. It was like real magic. I really liked it. I was surprised by the variety of jellyfish. You can spend a long time there. And the ice cream has jellyfish inside! There were many couples and families. There might be...More

Thank kay9115
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Seaturtle is so cute!! l recommend you visit Kamo Aqua Museum! You will enjoy timeヾ(´ー`)ノ 館内は見所まんさいで、個人的には2時間で見足りなかったです。もっと時間欲しかった クラゲの展示は種類と量の多さに圧倒されました。不思議な世界でした クラゲのアイスやクラゲを使った麺も売っていて、興味は湧きましたが今回はやめておきました(笑) いきものに触れるコーナーもあって楽しかったです 個人的には海ガメがいたことが嬉しかったです。海ガメ好きなので 行く前ははクラゲの展示だけなのかなと思ってましたが、他にも色々な生物の展示やショーもあったので大満足です 行って良かったです!

Thank yaotomehachiko
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Small and nice overall. The jellyfish displays are impressive. The habitats provided to the mammals and the turtles were less impressive. This was a nice way to spend a few hours, it isn’t a full day outing by any stretch. It is a good value...More

Thank Sbrmatt
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Take your time to appreciate all the amazing jellyfish. It's quite a stunning experience and also excellent value at 1000yen for am adult.

Thank Joel T
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Looking at jellyfish swimming will really sooth your soul. It is exceptional experience to reset your stressed daily life. Guaranteed to see something better after visiting this place.

Thank YoshiStrat
Reviewed July 11, 2017

I had a baby in a pram with me this time. It was very accessible with the pram. The seals were very playful and were swimming in the pool used for the seal show before the show started. The tank glass was rather dirty due...More

Thank YoroNikki
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Small aquarium with jellyfishes being its main attraction. It's well kept, clean and enjoyable. Kids will have a fun time. There is also a sea lion show and some tanks with marine mammals.

Thank Daba2010
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Another spotlessly clean aquarium in Japan! This aquarium specializes in jellyfish, and as you can see from the pictures, there are a couple of enormous tanks of them, bigger than I have ever seen. Bizarrely, the music played over the loudspeakers throughout the aquarium is...More

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January 19, 2017|
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Response from Vanessa T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there's a bus that leaves the station at stop 4 at 9.00am. Every bus after that is on the hour and the last is at 16.00pm. From the aquarium to the station, the first bus is 8.55am and on the hour throughout the day... More
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