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Last update:January 9,2015


Shirahama Aquarium, Kyoto University


This aquarium features exhibits of local marine fauna of Nanki Shirahama, especially fish and invertebrates. More than 500 species of marine animals are on the display throughout the year.

Shirahama Aquarium, Kyoto University


459,Shirahama, Nishimuro, Wakayama

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Shirahama Aquarium, Kyoto University


3 min walk from Rinkai (Engetsuto) bus stop, Meiko Bus


Available (30 cars)


9:00 am to 5:00 pm (admission until 4:30 pm)
Open year-round

Number of visitors facility can accept

No restriction

Visit requirements

Especially nothing

Average visit length


Admission fee

Adults- 600yen per person
Children (age 6-14)- 200yen per person
Children 5 and under are free
\50 discount per person for groups larger than 20 people.

Support in foreign languages

No support available on English-speaking staff's day off

Materials in foreign languages

Pamphlet available in English


TEL: +81-(0)739-42-3515 FAX: +81-(0)739-42-4518
E-mail: aqua-info@seto.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Web: Shirahama Aquarium, Kyoto University  


Reservation is not needed
No Pets Allowed
Please contact us by e-mail or fax for more information

Contact Information
(When you want to visit the facilities introduced in this list, please apply to each facility directly.)

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Kansai Bureau
International Investment Promotion Division
Address: 1-5-44 Otemae, Chuo-ku, Osaka, 540-8535