Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium

Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium


The Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium, with the colorful paintings of coral reefs and tropical fish, is home to a few of the world’s largest fish, the whale sharks, and world famous manta rays. The aquarium has three theme zones. Entering from the 4rth floor entrance, visitors discover the sea of corals. The Kuroshio (the Japan Current) zone has the world biggest acrylic panel (8.2 m in height, 22.5 in width and 60 cm thick). There is also the deep-sea world zone with its luminescent living creatures. A total underwater experience while staying on the ground!


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Facility Information
The ocean in an aquarium: a dynamic world spreading in front of your dazzled eyes
Business Hours
Nomal (Oct-Feb): 8:30-18:30
Last admission-17:30

Summer (Mar-Sep): 8:30-20:00
Last admission-19:00

Ocean Expo Park opening hour: 8:00
First Wednesday and the following day (Thursday) of December
Adult: 1850 yen
Yearly passport: 3700 yen

High School Student: 1230 yen
Yearly passport: 2460 yen

Elemenary & Junior High School students: 610 yen
Yearly passport: 1220 yen

Under 6 years old: Free
Within Okinawa Expo Park, 424, Ishikawa,Motobu-Town, Okinawa Prefecture, 905-0206
Transportation Access
Approximately 40 minutes from Okinawa Expressway : Kyoda I.C. by Car (open road)

Approximately 3 minutes from Nearest bus stop : Kinen Koen-mae by Walk