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Oga Aquarium Gao

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Very nice place to take the family for a Sunday drive the scenery before you reach the aquarium is... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
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Enjoyed the visit, a little difficult to get to without a Car.

Gao was a very nice aquarium. They have seals, penguins, and polar bears. They offer a variety of... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2016
Niigata Prefecture, Japan
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29 Nov 2016
“Small, nice aquarium with stunning views”
1 Nov 2016
“Oga aquarium ”
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Togashiohama, Oga 010-0673, Akita Prefecture
+81 185-32-2221
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Reviewed 30 November 2016

Located on the coast, the views from the Aquarium are truly stunning. The aquarium is small and well organized, perfect for a short visit or with children. When you first walk in there is on double story tank that holds a variety of sea life....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to take the family for a Sunday drive the scenery before you reach the aquarium is amazing staff are very friendly

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Gao was a very nice aquarium. They have seals, penguins, and polar bears. They offer a variety of different types of fish both from around Japan and the Amazon. If you have kids there is "petting zoo" kind of place where kids can interact. I...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank dkailuahi
Reviewed 15 June 2015

The aquarium is set in a stunning part of Oga, with wonderful ocean views. However, in terms of being animal friendly, only average. The bigger animals didn't have much room to move--pretty typical for a Japanese aquarium. I wouldn't go again.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Louichan
Reviewed 31 July 2012

i've been about 3 times over the years with my kids and it's quite a good aquarium but not so big. there's a polar bear here, an Amazon tank, seals, penguins and stuff plus a big tank with all sorts of fish in. i believe...More

2  Thank doug50today
Reviewed 1 October 2011

The aquarium is located on the coast of Oga peninsula with beautiful sea sights. Even though it was small, it was organized quite well. There were two polar bears. Fortunately, we were there at their feeding time, and were able to watch them looking around,...More

Date of experience: August 2011
3  Thank choccychoc
Reviewed 19 February 2010

This aquarium was built on the coast of Oga Peninsula. When we went during the winter, it was almost empty, which I loved! You can purchase admission to include a meal at the restaurant. Spent over an hour and a half, walking through the attractions....More

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