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Marimo Exhibition and Observation Center

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Oct 23, 2018
“Interesting 10 minutes”
Aug 19, 2018
“Not enough time to visit the exhibit which we thought was an underwater viewing of the lake”
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1-5-20 Akancho Akankoonsen, Kushiro 085-0467, Hokkaido
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

We visited as part of the Lake Cruise, the boat waiting whilst we went in to see these little bright green spherical algae found no where else in the world.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MadamJosephine
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

The exhibit is in the middle of the lake - but unlike what we expected (that it was an underwater view of the lake), it was tanks of Marimo balls. We didn't have enough time to view the exhibit at well - shortly after we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

The Marimo is a ball like algae plant that is formed over time by currents. The exhibition hall provided information on how the balls are formed ; a quick 15 min walk through will usually suffice and is included as part of one of the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank gundamnsdk
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