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Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

#2 of 885 things to do in Osaka Features Animals
1-1-10 Kaigandori, Minato-ku, Osaka 552-0022, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6576-5501
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1-1-10 Kaigandori, Minato-ku, Osaka 552-0022, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6576-5501
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You can spend about 2-3 hours here! My 14mth toddler loves it! He was enthralled by the dolphins swimming in the huge tanks! We were there on week days and it was not crowded.

Thank blurtravellerpei
Reviewed 2 days ago

Aquarium is beside Legoland and Tempozan Ferris Wheel. Nice Aquarium. Great place to visit if you have kids. There's even a place where you can touch some of the fishes.

Thank lyntiu
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I can said that we had visited lots of aquariums round the world and this one in Osaka is definitely worth your visit. Is spanned over 8 floors with the top floor a rainforest kind of concept. Somthing different that I had experienced though is...More

Thank mic_leow
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I loved my time at the aquarium. So much sea life that I hade never seen before. It was quite crowded at times, but soon discovered that if you just keep going down the aquarium there will be less people. A great place to take...More

Thank Snapshoturwayaround
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The huge bassin blows you away. The dolphins are very playfull and the otters too. You can even carefully touch some fish at the end.

Thank Kenneth V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is one of the largest in japan, not the largest but definitely a good one to go, i liked that they have it distributed by world zones so you can see which fishes are from each zone. There's whale sharks, seals, huge crab, turtles,...More

Thank Fredy R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing place. It is very well organized and full of animals from all over the world. You can even touch some sharks.

Thank Felipe N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very nice aquarium and good value. Includes a huge tank viewable from 5 levels and seating to watch the huge array of species mingled together including whales. Also the biggest crabs I've ever seen! We spent 2 hours .

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Its a bequtiful place to be with family, friends or alone. It is breathtaking. The different species from a variety of penguins to shinny fishes is just wonderful. They have a tiny cafe in the middle of the aquarium where you can see kobe port...More

Thank KM D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The aquarium is beautiful with all its sea creatures. Kids will surely enjoy walking around seeing different kinds of fish, shark, all sorts of animals. The aquarium is maintained well. You also have an option to touch the stingray towards the end of the walk...More

Thank C T
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How much is adult ticket?
16 May 2017|
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Response from Hal T | Reviewed this property |
roughly $25.00 US per person. They do have special prices -- (i.e. child, senior, group, holidays). They also have prices that combine the aquarium and going on the ferry to the neighboring Universal Studios (separate... More
How much is adult ticket?
16 May 2017|
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Response from umbrellahouseosaka | Reviewed this property |
It is 2300Yen for adult ticket. I recommend you buy a discount ticket which is ¥2,550YEN including one day unlimited travel pass!
Kirstie O
Hi, we're thinking of visiting tomorrow (Sunday), has anybody been and can vouch for how busy it gets on a Sunday? Our alternative is Monday but it's a bit less convenient. Thanks in advance! Kirstie
22 April 2017|
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Response from A A W | Reviewed this property |
It will be very busy inside but still manageable.