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Kuji Underground Aquarium and Science Museum Moguranpia久慈地下水族科学館 もぐらんぴあ

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Aquarium

This aquarium is located in Kuji City, Iwate Prefecture. It is Japan's first underground aquarium, and uses a tunnel at the National Kuji Storage Base. Besides being able to come into contact with sea creatures, there are also various exhibits and a corner to learn about the oil reserves. You can also see the nanbu moguri (traditional diving technique) and hokugen no ama (northernmost female free divers) underwater demonstrations on weekends and national holidays.

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place Iwate Pref. Kujishi Samuraihamachoumugio First District 43-7
phone 0194753551

Review of Kuji Underground Science Museum Moguranpia

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Reviewed:2018/11/03 震災で被害を受けましたが現在は復活しています.
震災で被害を受けましたが現在は復活しています.水族館の他,隣接する地下石油備蓄基地に関するものも展示されています.
Reviewed:2017/12/24 待ちに待った復活!
8月の上旬,夏休みの家族旅行で訪ねました。4人の子供たち全員が,小さな頃から水族館や動物園が好きだったので,何年も前から,いつかは訪ねてみようと思っていたのですが,震災により壊滅的な打撃を受け,数年間まで,別の場所で小規模に運営されていたらしいのですが,2016年4月に,リニューアルオープンしたので,今回,やっと念願が叶いました。施設自体は,意外と小規模なのですが,4階建てプラス屋上展望台の建物の...

Details

Address

Iwate Pref. Kujishi Samuraihamachoumugio First District 43-7 [map]

Phone

0194753551

Hours
[4-October] 9:00-18:00
[11-March] 10:00-16:00
Closed
Monday (next day in the event of congratulation)
Extraordinary Closure etc., Yes, inquiries
Fees
[Admission fee] General 700 yen (group 500 yen), high school/college student 500 yen (group 300 yen), elementary and junior high school students 300 yen (group 200 yen)
※ Infants and children are free
※ Groups come from more than 20 people
Parking Lot
Yes (20 spaces), Other Temporary Parking Lot Available
Credit Card
No

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

Access

    There is no Bus Stop nearby.
    There is no Parking nearby.
    There is no IC nearby.

Iwate Main Areas

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A northern Tohoku prefecture promising peace and quiet, Iwate is sparsely populated, replacing people with snow-capped mountains, history-rich sites, and fields of crops that are to thank for the region's delicious local cuisine. Meander along the three-city Golden Route, where you'll visit the grand Buddhist temples of Hiraizumi and the Tono folk villages before tasting the three famed noodle dishes of Morioka.