Tokyo Sealife Aquarium

Sightseeing information about Tokyo Sealife Aquarium in Japan.


Tokyo Sealife Aquarium4.4

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This aquarium in Kasai Rinkai Park has been very popular since its opening in 1989. The whole structure is a 31m-high glass dome, which is easy to spot from a distance, and houses a huge 2,200-ton donut like tank for large fish like skipjack tunas and yellow-fin tuna to circulate. The exhibit of more than 100 penguins is among the largest of its kind in Japan.

One section provides panels to learn about the environment inside Tokyo Bay and outside including the Ogasawara and the Izu islands. Other highlights include rarely seen fish off Australia and in the Arctic and Antarctic areas, and some species from Tokyo Bay and the nearby waters which are familiar to Japanese cuisine. Near the aquarium is a seabird garden recommended to those interested in the creatures in the sky.

Purposecouple,beach,experience,kids,reasonable,family,if you are free,let's go,sightseeing,let's hang out!,second time in Japan
Airport/Sta.Tokyo International Airport (about 12.4km) Google Transit

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5.0in the last week

It was awesome. Scenic and beautiful. U can enter and enjoy during sunny day. It's cool and interesting to see all aquatic creatures. Well maintained. Surrounded by Good shops to get some stuff llike souvenirs and show pieces. Fast food stall, restaurants, barbecue sets ( may be on rent) .

5.0a month ago

It was amazing!! The iconic giant tuna was so thrilling yet awesome. If you love marine creature this is the right place to gain extra knowledge since the have super interesting interpretations board for every enclosure.

5.0a month ago

Well worth my short stopover before heading to the airport. I would recommend about 3 hours stay as the creatures are so interesting and kinda rare. The deep sea section was an eye opener for me! The highlight was definitely the Tuna viewing gallery😊

3.0a month ago

Cool concept but I wouldn't spend the time here of you have other things to do on your itinerary. We spent two hours here and felt like it was too much, so to commute here for over an hour each way, we felt like it wasn't the best use of time.

They have ramps in most places, but you're not getting the same experience in a stroller or a wheelchair as you would on foot.

In terms of attractions, there are a few interesting to see such as the tuna tank and the penguins, but the rest is pretty common I would say.

5.03 months ago

This hidden gem is a must see when you are in the area. The aquarium isn't the largest but it definetly has quality and charm on it's side. All the staff were friendly and absolutely helpful and informative, even in English. The gift shop has some really nice options for people of all ages and the cafe has some good food.
The main attraction for me is definitely the massive tuna tank, don't miss it.

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玫瑰花

I love this Aquarium Park, shown here in other parts of the marine life in the world. And many world class Aquarium, Aquarium Park set up for the variety of life suited to their environment. Feeling they like it here. I feast but this ti...

I love this Aquarium Park, shown here in other parts of the marine life in the world. And many world class Aquarium, Aquarium Park set up for the variety of life suited to their environment. Feeling they like it here. I feast but this time, there are sharks, penguins, tuna and so on and so on.

我很喜欢这个水族园,这里展示了世界上其他各地的海洋生物。和很多世界级的水族馆一样,水族园为各种生活设置了适合它们生存的环境。感觉他们挺喜欢这里的。这次我可是大饱眼福了,有鲨鱼、企鹅、金枪鱼等等等等。

VisitedMay 2010

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