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Aquamarine Fukushima

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Visit for a day trip

Nice variety of local and tropical environments. Informative for older children, tropical fish for... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Ciocilala
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Tucson, Arizona
Research aquarium worthy of a visit.

I think this a publicly funded (along with admissions) research aquarium. It is not the biggest or... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
bossrik
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Iwaki, Japan
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50 Tatsumicho, Onahama, Iwaki 971-8101, Fukushima Prefecture
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Nice variety of local and tropical environments. Informative for older children, tropical fish for young children to follow, relaxing for adults.

Thank Ciocilala
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I think this a publicly funded (along with admissions) research aquarium. It is not the biggest or most spectacular aquarium I've ever been to but it is a well done aquarium. (no dolphin shows) The main tank(s) shows the connection of the warm and cold...More

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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place and intetesting. Not far from wharf no.7 Onahama port about 4 km. Equrium have many species animal from fresh water and sea. The Oveans and what they Say about Our Future on Earth.

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

As the tsunami caused a lot of damage in Iwaki and for the Aquamarine, it's nice that they could repair everything and got new animals instead of the dead ones. It's for science so there's no doplhin shows, but they has seals, otters and fennec...More

Thank Anett P
Reviewed November 16, 2016

This aquarium holds a good range of fish and sea life. Self explanatory displays in english which is very convenient, and I got to see sea lions, and otters. There's a beautiful triangle shaped arch way which you can walk through. Took heaps of photos...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

I went here with kids and could learn a lot from this aquarium. I could see the replica of an extinct ancient fish.

Thank Ben H
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

We had fun..surely they are starting again from the effect of March 11 earthquake that hit the region... Hopefully soon more attractions , more fish..

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed June 26, 2016

My daughters love this place! Their favorite this is to fish and eat what you caught right away. They cook/fried the fish in front of you. My brother said that it was the best fried fish he ever had eaten. Also, kids loved to play...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2016

日本の水族館がお通しのように、皆さんは魚やうなぎをよく食べたがっていたよ!なるほど水族館の中に寿司屋もある。 We also had a tour of the "behind the scenes" inner workings of the aquarium that day.

Thank ART196
Reviewed January 23, 2016

Absolutely must see. I visited in 2006 (the required date would not let me go further back than 2015), so I am sure that it is very different now, but this aquarium was by far the highlight of my trip and I will be back.

Thank Kristin W
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There is a bus from the JR Joban Izumi station. It takes about 15 min and you walk to get to Aqua Marine for about 10 min.
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