Kagoshima City Aquarium, Kagoshima

3.7
#2 of 27 in Parks in Kagoshima
Spread over seven floors, Kagoshima City Aquarium displays a wide array of marine life forms, from the small and ethereal, to the whale shark, the world's biggest fish. The waters surrounding this aquarium harbor an unusually diverse range of life due to the bay's subterranean volcanism and the Kuroshio current that courses by. You'll see exhibits on these habitats specifically, with the aquarium's largest tank demonstrating the populace found in the current. Witness shoals of fish moving in unison as giant rays gracefully glide around them, and marvel at the enormous whale shark. Watch the dolphins execute incredible tricks alongside their trainers at one of the performances, and check feeding times on the website to catch this popular event. Make Kagoshima City Aquarium a centerpiece of your Kagoshima vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Kagoshima sightseeing planning tool .
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  • I entered the museum first thing in the morning, but the show was canceled due to the poor health of the dolphins. I thought i'll wait until the next time, but because the travel time is lost, I leave the museum in one hour without stopping. Parking is free and free of charge.
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  • It was a beautiful aquarium. The way the fish is exhibited is very good and shows me the interest. My daughter is also very excited!! It was in one hand in the picture book.
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