Welcome to the Dynamic World of Migratory Fish
This introduces the can’t-miss spots such as the aquarium’s premier attraction,
the Kuroshio Sea, and the Shark Research Lab, where you can learn about the life and habits of sharks.
The Churaumi Theater introduces the life and habits of various creatures living in the beautiful seas of Okinawa, ranging from coastal waters to the ocean, and the relationship of the local people with those seas through high-definition movies.See details
Shark Research Lab
Do you think sharks are terrifying creatures?
Surprisingly, they have a small appetite, and only a few species actually attack people.
The Kuroshio Sea
This is a gigantic, 7,500m3 tank, allowing you to view the fish both through a large acrylic panel and from the Aqua Room. Special seating from which you can view this huge tank is also available.See details
Exploring the Kuroshio Sea tank
(observation course above the water)
This is a popular program giving you an opportunity to visit behind the scenes to view our largest tank, the Kuroshio Sea tank, from above. A detailed talk by a member of our staff is also on offer.See details
Whale Shark & Manta Ray Corner
There are commentary panels and the rare footages in this section introduce you the latest information including our research achievement about the whale sharks and manta ray.See details
With a ceiling made of acrylic, the Aqua Room lets you look up at the water, as if you were gazing at the sky, making you feel as if you have a special seat on the ocean floor.See details
Café “Ocean Blue”
Relax a while, in a blue fantasy world, enjoying a snack while viewing fishes calmly swimming right by you.See details