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Kyoto Aquarium

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Maiko
Maiko
May 12, 2019
This is a very famous aquarium in this area. The grass as I look up, we can see so many kinds of fish. These makes not only your eyes but also your mind so happy.
Shige
Shige
April 26, 2019
Aquarium near Kyoto Station! Dolphin show held!! There is a railway museum nearby and is recommended for families.
Kyoto
Kyoto
February 22, 2019
Kyoto Aquarium is close to Kyoto Station so you can go there on foot from the station. There are many animals like giant salamanders or dolphins. This aquarium is not huge so it is easy for you to go around the aquarium.
Machiya Residence Inn
Machiya Residence Inn
December 18, 2018
Kyoto Aquarium is just down the road from "Akebono-an". Fun for families and friends!
Syun
Syun
December 13, 2018
Many people may ask, “Why build an aquarium in the Kyoto basin, far from the sea?” Naturally, the ocean is essential to an aquarium. However, the ocean is not the only home to aquatic life. Surrounded by mountains on three sides, the Kyoto basin is blessed by abundant water resources brought by the…

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Location
Kankijichō, Kyōto-fu 600-8835
Phone+81 75-354-3130
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM