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World Freshwater Aquarium世界淡水魚園水族館アクア・トトぎふ

Aquarium

The World Freshwater Aquarium recreates a natural freshwater environment with a focus on fish found in the Nagara River from its source to the river mouth, and freshwater fish from around the world. The aquarium houses around 220 species of fish and amphibians totaling about 20,000 animals, and about 30 species of aquatic plants with about 2,000 plants in all. The aquarium features the world’s largest river environment learning zone and one of the world’s leading displays on breeding freshwater animals. The whole building is easily accessible for wheelchair users, and there is a restaurant and shops selling original goods. It is also possible to hire out the aquarium and restaurant after closing as a venue for events.

place

Gifu Pref. Kakamigaharashi Kawashimakasadamachi 1453 (Gifu / Ogaki / YoroArea)

phone 0586898200
place

[Weekday] 9:30-17:00 (final entry 16:00)
[SaturdaySunday Public holiday] 9:30-18:00 (final entry 17:00)

Review of World Fresh Water Aquarium Aquatotto Gifu

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2017/09/22 fun place for kids
so many fishes we've never seen, their collection is great also we enjoyed feeding the fishes and you can also touch the huge turtles so definitely the kids will have fun, food trucks outside are...
Reviewed:2016/05/01 On the way from Kobe to Nagano
Were looking for an attraction to break a long drive up north. This was a good choice. 2hr fun visit, interesting not only for the kids, very well organized site, nice experience.
Wouldn't drive 2...
Reviewed:2015/11/20 Unique experience that exceeded expectations
There are plenty of marine aquariums around Japan, but this one is specifically freshwater. Huge variety of exhibits, and probably one of the only places you'll see things like the Japanese giant...

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Address
Gifu Pref. Kakamigaharashi Kawashimakasadamachi 1453 [ map ]
Area
Gifu / Ogaki / YoroArea
Phone
0586898200
Hours
[Weekday] 9:30-17:00 (final entry 16:00)
[SaturdaySunday Public holiday] 9:30-18:00 (final entry 17:00)
Closed
According to river environment paradise
Fees
[Admission fee] Adults 1500 Yen, High School Students 1100 Yen, Elementary School Students 750 Yen, Child 370 Yen
Parking Lot
Available 1400spaces
Credit Card
Available (VISA, MasterCard, JCB, AMEX, etc.)
Smoking
Not available
Wi-Fi
Available (some available)

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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          Tucked away in the very center of Japan, Gifu prefecture houses mountains, old towns, and one of Japan's greatest hot springs, Gero Onsen. A tour of the prefecture's traditional architecture will take you from the mountain-enveloped wooden streets of Takayama to the mountain village of Shirakawago, where visitors can explore 250-year-old thatched roofed houses known as gassho-zukuri.

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