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Toba Aquarium

Travel Guide - Toba Aquarium


Toba Aquarium is one of the world's top aquariums, containing approximately 1,200 varieties of 30,000 sea creatures. There are 12 individual zones in the aquarium and each zone has its theme. You must visit Mermaid Sea Zone, the only aquarium in Japan where a Dugong couple can be seen. The shows performed by sea lions and walruses are held every day.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 – 17:00 (March 21 - July 19, September 1 - October 31)
  • 8:30 – 17:30 (July 20 – August 31)
  • 9:00 – 16:30 (November 1 – March 20)


  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 2,400 yen (General, Adult)
  • 1,200 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 10 minutes walk from Toba Station on the JR lines, Kintetsu Toba Line or Kintetsu Shima Line

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 3-3-6, Toba, Toba-shi, Mie, 517-0011


江扬帆 @jiangjiaqiotter - 2019-02-18
@TOBA_AQUARIUM MayMay!!!❤️❤️❤️❤️
がっしー@じゅん @tsuta_kaede - 2019-02-17
#水族館 #鳥羽水族館 #ポートレート #大阪カメラ部 #関西写真部SHARE #カメラ初心者 #カメラ好きな人と繋がりたい #ファインダー越しの私の世界 #お写んぽ… https://t.co/8ORL0WUyFb
Elly vandarN @mohyo2 - 2019-02-12
Went to Toba Aquarium ☺️ compact and cute one! #toba #aquarium #鳥羽水族館 https://t.co/f0kbJNMGCt
letlet @shin71745556 - 2019-02-12
Evolutionary @EvoLandscapes - 2019-02-08
As a rule, we all must occasionally deep-dive (pun intended, I guess) into the evolution of marine life. This is, a… https://t.co/nli17QXGLR
Walrus Network @WalrusNetwork - 2019-02-08
13-year-old female #walrus Izumi departed from the Oita Marine Palace Aquarium on February 7th, 11:15 JST and was e… https://t.co/y5CBkicf9t
Walrus Network @WalrusNetwork - 2019-02-08
Following 16 hours in transit, #walrus Izumi arrived at Toba Aquarium on February 8th, 14:00 JST, to be bred to the… https://t.co/85zoQVuBgt
Walrus Network @WalrusNetwork - 2019-02-08
Interestingly, the source states that two walruses have been born at Toba -- only one pup is known to me at this ti… https://t.co/RZogBHJFQb
Walrus Network @WalrusNetwork - 2019-02-06
Also housed at Toba are two cows, 14-year-old long-term resident Kuu, mother of the aforementioned calf, and 9-year… https://t.co/Am2IFM5FYh
Walrus Network @WalrusNetwork - 2019-02-06
Tomorrow, February 7th, 13-year-old female #walrus Izumi will be transferred from the Oita Marine Palace Aquarium t… https://t.co/5z6ME4Gcy4
Laura Roberts @ZooMomScience - 2019-02-05
Such interesting animals! https://t.co/zDUFf7zneL
Christopher Mah @echinoblog - 2019-02-04
@manpokenautilus Oh wait. I see the label of Toba Aquarium.. so I assume they were collected! I look forward to learning more!
Meredith @SneakySepiida - 2019-01-29
Baby #Nautilus Born at Toba Aquarium, Japan #marinebiology https://t.co/ODXw9GhKrQ
Aldo Giammusso 👨🏻‍💻 ⚽️ @AldoGiammusso - 2019-01-26
#BabyNautilus Born at #TobaAquarium, Japan: #Nautilus area free swimming group of shelled cephalopods that are beyo… https://t.co/yTieWPZ5zP
Christopher Mah @echinoblog - 2019-01-17
OOOOO! Nautilus hatchlings from the @TOBA_AQUARIUM are pretty cool! and so cute! https://t.co/k0qb8AHPtb https://t.co/ACEnFmCQmp
800 @mmk_heisei - 2019-01-04
#aquarium #toba #mie

I want to be a mermaid. https://t.co/PR1nsTqHjp
龍隼莎莉(FggdddSally) @FggdddSallyL - 2018-12-23
@TOBA_AQUARIUM Happy birthday, Welcome to New World
Chris-Rex~Metal Dinosaurs🦕 @chrisarnoldmet1 - 2018-12-18
ChrisArnold~Metal Dinosaurs🦕 @chrisarnoldmet1 - 2018-12-18
Samir Patel @Arukemos - 2018-12-14
@DesignByZoe @TOBA_AQUARIUM @SeattleAquarium Otters are the best! I just love all their facial expressions and gene… https://t.co/F4Xs6rAgBS
Samir Patel @Arukemos - 2018-12-14
Also all of these photos were taken at the @TOBA_AQUARIUM in Japan by my friend and co-worker An-Tim and shared wit… https://t.co/OMPFyhKYhL
Zoë ✨💀✨ @DesignByZoe - 2018-12-14
@Arukemos @TOBA_AQUARIUM You like otters? I like otters. These cuties are from the @SeattleAquarium :) https://t.co/c9tDPZwTLR
Brown and Cony @brownandconyadv - 2018-11-27
“Hmm hmm!” Poker Brown was pleased to meet some new friends at @TOBA_AQUARIUM! Not quite sure what sea creatures th… https://t.co/ecxCH0brCv
Susanna C. Mahoney @MTMC2 - 2018-11-22
Message To My Children 2 Fantasy Escapism https://t.co/GOyRlw1nco
Anglesey Sea Zoo @angleseyseazoo - 2018-11-14
Huge thanks to Mr Haijime Taishaku the General Manager at Toba Aquarium for coming in on his day off yesterday to g… https://t.co/JgXgTd0Kbq
Andy (RaiDEn) @Th3_Andy - 2018-11-13
@TheDailyOtter @TOBA_AQUARIUM Safety first, then teamwork https://t.co/9uP7edMsH9
Rachel @Rachel46604571 - 2018-11-13
@TheDailyOtter @TOBA_AQUARIUM More like: Otter knows the fun of stealing cones. Especially the non-orange ones.
A mind full of Curious Curiosity @TheCeefax - 2018-11-12
@TheDailyOtter @TOBA_AQUARIUM Its the warning cone for Steve's Cooking attempts.
Less Cordon Bleu🍔🍝🍩🍩
More 🚧🚧 Cordoned off?..🚧🚧⛔️
Daily Otter @TheDailyOtter - 2018-11-12
Sea otter knows the importance of safety: https://t.co/yVTWyFYdaR Photo by @TOBA_AQUARIUM https://t.co/QfD2YqmXts
ChrisArnold~Metal Dinosaurs🦕 @chrisarnoldmet1 - 2018-11-05


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