Small Aquarium with World's First and Japan's First -Yamano Aquarium in Kitami Rubeshibe-
August 18th, 2014
Yamano Aquarium (山の水族館) is a small aquarium built at roadside station "Onneyu Onsen (おんねゆ温泉)" near Onneyu Onsen (温根湯温泉) in Rubeshibe, Kitami city and was renewed in 2012 and became a popular aquarium, and 300,000 tourists come. Mr. Hajime Nakamura (中村元), only aquarium producers in Japan, designed it. There are 9 exhibit spaces in total, and the world's first freezing glass tank and a glass tank that the Japan's first basin of a waterfall is looked up are especially famous. Tourists can observe more than 50 kinds of fishes, and a large glass tank that 40 Itou fishes with more than 1 m in length swim is extremely powerful. Admission is charged. A parking lot is free of charge.
Atmosphere of Yamano Aquarium Can Be Watched on Youtube
|Admission fee||Adult: JPY 670, Junior high school student: JPY 440, Elementary school student: JPY 300|
|Parking lot||A pay parking lot is provided (200 cars).|
|Business hour||04/01-10/31 08:30-17:00, 11/01-03/31 09:00-16:30|
|Regular closing day||04/08～04/14, 12/26～01/01|
|Home page||Home Page is here|
|Mapcode||402 600 256*05|
Refer to following websites for the accommodations around Yamano Aquarium.
|Hotel Tsutsujiso(ホテル つつじ荘)||
|Onneyu Hotel Shiki Heian-no-Yakata(四季平安の館)|
A page of Kitami is here