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Shinagawa Aquarium

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Photo Provided by Shinagawa Aquarium

[Animal] [Aquarium]

[Overall] Sightseeing
★★★★★★☆☆☆☆ (6.0/10.0)

Features
◎ Enjoyable
○ Beautiful
◎ Relaxing
△ Unique
○ Japanese

TRY JAPAN recommends ...

1: to see various kinds of shows including Dolphin Show
2: to see fishes and green turtles from an aqua tunnel of Tunnel Water Tank
3: to see seals from an aqua tunnel of Observatory for Spotted Seal Behavior

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Photo Provided by Shinagawa Aquarium

Aquarium that performs various kinds of shows

If you visit Shinagawa Aquarium, you can see not only many kinds of fishes but also various kinds of shows.

This aquarium holds Dolphin Show, Sea Lion Show, Seal Show, Underwater Show and so on. You can see the jump by dolphins, basketball shoot by a sea lion, the instrumental music performed by seals, and the pass of flaming hoop by crescent sweetlips. It is also interesting to see the feeding of archerfishes, while it can be seen on limited days.

Moreover, there are two aqua tunnels. You can enjoy the atmosphere as if you are in the sea.

You can see green turtles as well as many fishes turtles from a 22-meter long u-shaped aqua tunnel of "Tunnel Water Tank" on the B1 floor. You can see the water surface of the tank below from "Invitation to the Great Ocean" on the 1st floor.

There is the other aqua tunnel at "Observatory for Spotted Seal Behavior." You can see seals swim in the water freely.

In addition to these aqua tunnels, there are many other water tanks. You can see electric eels and the figure of poer generation at "Unusual Sealife", large sand tiger sharks at "Shark Hall", and Japanese seaperch, black sea bream, and oplegnathus punctatus at "Sea of Sinagawa Today."

It opened in 1991. It is a middle-sized public aquarium of Shinagawa City at Shinagawa Kumin Park in Omori, Shinagawa City, Tokyo. Its nearest station is Omori-Kaigan station.

For information, Shinagawa Aquarium and AQUA PARK SHINAGAWA are different. While Shinagawa Aquarium is located in Omori, AQUA PARK SHINAGAWA is located in Shinagawa.

Event Information

"Tanabata Festival in Shinagawa Aquarium!"
from June 10, 2017 (Saturday) to July 7, 2017 (Friday)

Finished Event Information

"Art Brut in Shinagawa Aquarium"
from September 16, 2015 (Wednesday) to October 12, 2015 (Monday, National Holiday)

"Shinagawa Aquarium Happy Halloween 2015"
from October 7, 2015 (Wednesday) to October 31, 2015 (Saturday)

"Special Dolphin Show ~Let's Dance with Dolphin~"
Only on weekdays during September 24, 2015 (Thursday) - November 9, 2015 (Monday)

"Golden Crab Comes in Shinagawa Aquarium!"
from November 18, 2015 (Wednesday) to November 23, 2015 (Monday, National Holiday)

"Christmas of Shinagawa Aquarium 2015"
from November 25, 2015 (Wednesday) to December 25, 2015 (Friday)

"New Year Holidays of Shinagawa Aquarium"
from December 30, 2015 (Wednesday) to January 11, 2016 (Monday, National Holiday)

"Valentine of Shinagawa Aquarium 2016 ~Let's make a happy memory in an aquarium!!~"
from January 27, 2016 (Wednesday) to February 14, 2016 (Sunday)

"Shinagawa Local Bread Contest 2016 in Shinagawa Aquarium"
from February 27, 2016 (Saturday) to February 28, 2016 (Sunday)

"Whale Watching of Okinawa Zamami Village, Hometown of Whales"
from December 16, 2015 (Wednesday) to February 29, 2016 (Monday)

"Exhibition: Because there are dolphins, let's go to Mikurashima Island"
from March 2, 2016 (Wednesday) to March 7, 2016 (Monday)

"Special Dolphin Show ~Let's Dance with Dolphin~"
Only on weekdays during February 17, 2016 (Wednesday) - March 11, 2016 (Friday)

"White Day of Shinagawa Aquarium 2016 ~Let's make a happy memory in an aquarium!!"
from February 15, 2016 (Monday) to March 14, 2016 (Monday)

"Shinagawa Aquarium × Seiichi Tanabe Great Artist -Loose Exhibition: Surreal Encounter of Tanabe Great Artist and Loose Creatures"
from March 19, 2016 (Saturday) to May 9, 2016 (Monday)

"Frog Day Water Tank"
from May 14, 2016 (Saturday) to June 6, 2016 (Monday)

"Special Dolphin Show ~Let's Dance with Dolphin~"
11:00 only on Weekdays from May 11, 2016 (Wednesday) to June 17, 2016 (Friday)

"Tanabata Festival in Shinagawa Aquarium!"
from June 11, 2016 (Saturday) to July 7, 2016 (Thursday)

"Dolphin Splash Time"
from July 21, 2016 (Thursday) to August 31, 2016 (Wednesday)

"Shinagawa Aquarium Produced by Shuhei Shimada! ~Creatures which might invite fear and good fortune?~"
from July 22, 2016 (Friday) to September 4, 2016 (Sunday)

"Special Opening"
October 11, 2016 (Tuesday)

"Special Dolphin Show ~Let's Dance with Dolphin~"
11:00 only on Weekdays from September 23, 2016 (Friday) to October 17, 2016 (Monday)

"NHK Drama "Aquarium Girl" Special Event"
October 22, 2016 (Saturday)

"Shinagawa Aquarium 25th Anniversary Fair: "Let's Dance with Dolphin" Produce by Lucky Ikeda"
11:00 only on Weekdays from October 19, 2016 (Wednesday) to November 7, 2016 (Tuesday)

"Fire Prevention in Shinagawa Aquarium"
November 13, 2016 (Sunday)

"Shinagawa Aquarium 25th Anniversary Fair: Shinagawa Aquarium Ambassador Produce Water Tank"
from September 17, 2016 (Saturday) to November 28, 2016 (Monday)

"Shinagawa Aquarium 25th Anniversary Fair: 25th Creatures Exhibition"
from September 17, 2016 (Saturday) to November 28, 2016 (Monday)

"Christmas of Shinagawa Aquarium 2016"
from November 23, 2016 (Wednesday, National Holiday) to December 25, 2016 (Sunday)

"New Year Holidays of Shinagawa Aquarium"
from December 28, 2016 (Wednesday) to January 16, 2017 (Monday)

"Valentine of Shinagawa Aquarium 2017"
from January 21, 2017 (Saturday) to February 13, 2017 (Monday)

"Exhibition: Because there are dolphins, let's go to Mikurashima Island"
from February 1, 2017 (Wednesday) to February 13, 2017 (Monday)

"Hinamatsuri Water Tank"
from February 15, 2017 (Wednesday) to March 12, 2017 (Sunday)

"Special Dolphin Show ~Let's Dance with Dolphin~"
Only on weekdays during February 15, 2017 (Wednesday) - March 17, 2017 (Friday)

"Shinagawa Aquarium×Shintaro Oho ~Loose Exhibition Returns~"
from March 18, 2017 (Saturday) to May 8, 2017 (Monday)

"Special Dolphin Show ~Let's Dance with Dolphin~"
Only on weekdays during May 10, 2017 (Wednesday) - June 16, 2017 (Friday)

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Photo Provided by Shinagawa Aquarium

Necessary Time
It is estimated that it is about 2.5 hours in a regular pace, about 2 hours in a hurried pace, and about 3 hours in a slow pace.

Opening Hour
This aquarium opens from 10:00 to 17:00 (last entry: 16:30). For some seasons, opening Hour is extended from 10:00 to 18:00 (last entry: 17:30).

Closed Day
This aquarium is closed every Tuesday and on January 1. In case that Tuesday is either a national holiday or a substitute holiday, it opens on Tuesday. During spring holiday, golden week, summer holiday and winter holiday, it opens on Tuesday.

Admissions Fee
It is 1,350-yen for high school students and over, 600-yen for elementary school and junior high school students, 300-yen for infants aged 4 and over, and 1,200-yen for those aged 65 and over. It is free for those aged 3 and under.

Access
It takes about 8 minutes from Omori-Kaigan Station on foot. Also, there is a free bus from Oimachi Station.

Nearest Railway Station
◎ Omori-Kaigan Station (Keikyu: Main Line)
○ Omori Station (JR East: Keihin-Tohoku Line)

Fellow Travelers
◎ Alone
◎ With Friends
○ With Significant Other
◎ With Family
◎ With Children

Name in English
Shinagawa Aquarium

Name in Roman Letters
Shinagawa Suizokukan

Name in Japanese
しながわ水族館
しながわすいぞくかん

Address
3-2-1, Katsushima, Shinagawa City, Tokyo, 140-0012

Telephone Number
03-3762-3433

URL
http://www.aquarium.gr.jp

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