Shimane Aquarium AQUAS

Travel Guide - Shimane Aquarium AQUAS

Information

Aquas is one of the largest aquariums in the Chugoku and Shikoku regions.
It houses 10,000 marine creatures from nearly 400 species, including the first white whales to show in west Japan.
Here you can enjoy learning about those creatures on video and touch-screens.
They started again the performance by white whales that is called "Happiness Bubbling" in December 2011.
At the part of penguin, the aquarium is form of reverse "L" so that you can watch four kinds of penguins swimming as if they were flying over your head.

Opening Hours

  • 9:00 - 17:00

Closed

  • Tuesdays (or the following day when it falls on a national holiday)

Access / Public Transport

  • 13 minutes walk from JR Hashi Station
  • 17 minutes from JR Hamada Station by the bus bound for Gotsu. Get off at Aquas-mae Bus stop.

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Tweets

Iro Megane @ironomegane - 2021-09-09
Ghost-looking fish is shown at Shimane AQUAS Aquarium until the 31st October: https://t.co/Nul7XuBs4h
news japan @33newsking - 2020-08-03
West Japan aquarium welcomes first California sea lion birth in 11 years

MASUDA, Shimane -- A California sea lion… https://t.co/sa2eIaLy1y
ガッチリカ @GacchiRika - 2020-04-20
@BranArtworks @PoshPopps I took that picture when I went to the aquarium.
This aquarium called 'AQUAS' in Shimane_… https://t.co/5R6wnqAuHv
Mas @massssmish - 2019-06-12
@DolfBeeler Ghost Boss says He is my best friend!!Hana bought lots of penguin from the Aquas Aquarium in Shimane
Mas @massssmish - 2019-06-12
@DolfBeeler Ghost Boss says He is my best friend!!Hana bought lots of penguin from the Aquas Aquarium in Shimane
Mas @massssmish - 2019-06-11
@DolfBeeler This is AQUAS Aquarium in Shimane.This is a front gate.
Mas @massssmish - 2019-06-11
@DolfBeeler This is AQUAS Aquarium in Shimane.This is a front gate.
*Riki (a bee I am not) @Riki_Kiki_Taco - 2018-08-20
Aquas Aquarium Adventure Part the Last!
Photo booth pictures and video! @ Hamada, Shimane https://t.co/BpcGqkRg5n
*Riki (a bee I am not) @Riki_Kiki_Taco - 2018-08-20
Aquas Aquarium Adventure Part the Last!
Photo booth pictures and video! @ Hamada, Shimane https://t.co/BpcGqkRg5n
龍汰 @Yasunobelmonte - 2016-06-26
@1203_hayato Oh!! aquas :)
It is an aquarium in Shimane
naco @naco_loves_U - 2016-06-07
At #shimane #aquas #aquarium
the #smiling #seal
Sea animals in Shimane Aquas are friendly and… https://t.co/yHCiKqtQuZ
Warren M Tang @signature103 - 2016-01-03
LIVE on #Periscope: At the Aquas in Hamada, Shimane, Japan. #aquarium https://t.co/jeupFfNDA5
A_B_M @Anti_Blackfish1 - 2015-09-22
This video is sure to brighten anyone's day. Filmed at AQUAS (Shimane Aquarium) in Japan; 'Arya' the Beluga is... http://t.co/TYxekqBLyk
Ceta Base @cetabase - 2015-01-15
Arya's calf (F), born on July 27th, 2014, is now on view to the public at AQUAS Shimane Aquarium in Japan.... http://t.co/ZHoieuoLJL