Hours / Closed

Hours of operation

Off season 8:30~18:30 *Last admission 17:30
Peak season① 8:30~20:00 *Last admission 19:00
*27/Apr/2024 ~ 6/May/2024 
*20/Jul/2024 ~ 31/Jul/2024
Peak season② 8:30~21:00 *Last admission 20:00
*1/Aug/2024 ~ 31/Aug/2024 

・There are no scheduled closing days until 31/Aug/2024.(Except for temporary closures due to typhoon, etc.)
・The scheduled closures on the first Wednesday and the following day of December each year are being adjusted. 

※There is no change about Ocean Expo Park operating hours.【Summer period (Mar. - Sept.)    Normal period (Oct. - Feb.)】


  • There is a distance from the parking lot. Please arrive with plenty of time.
  • We are open at the above hours during the year-end and New Year holidays.
  • We are generally open except on the abovementioned dates , but expect extra closures due to typhoon and other unforeseen circumstances for provide a safe, comfortable and clean welcome to all guests. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.

Aquarium area hours of operation

Okichan Theater,Dolphin Lagoon,Sea Turtle Pool,Manatee Pool

which is home to a number of facilities where you can encounter marine creatures including dolphins, sea turtles and manatees.
※Okichan Theater was closed for facility repairs from September 1st,2023. The dolphin show is holding at Dolphin lagoon.

Off season 8:30~17:30
Peak season 8:30~19:00

Churaumi Plaza

This resting place features displays where you can find easy-to-understand explanations of the mysteries of the Okinawa seas.

Off season 8:30~18:30
Peak season 8:30~20:00


Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium

424 Ishikawa, Motobu-cho, Kunigami-gun, Okinawa Prefecture
TEL:+81-980-48-3748 FAX:+81-980-48-4444

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