Oga Aquarium GAO

The only aquarium in Akita Prefecture, this giant aquarium is filled with 815 tons of water and holds 2000 fish of 40 different varieties. The sailfin sandfish of Oga city(?) is on display year-round, and Gota and Kurumi the polar bears are very popular, as are the penguins and seals.
Hours 9:00am-5:00pm (Admittance only until 4:30pm)
Fee 1,100 yen general admission/400 yen for children aged 6-15 (group discounts available)
Inquiries 0185-32-2221
Address Togashiohama, Oga, Akita

West Coast