Notojima Aquarium のとじま水族館
Large aquarium focused on local species
Notojima Aquarium specializes in marine life from the waters off the Noto Peninsula. It has about 500 species. Visitors can feed and touch certain fish.
Popular areas include the Whale Shark Zone, where large fish, including whale sharks, swim. At Dolphin Paradise, visitors watch from a tunnel beneath the tank where penguins and dolphins swim. Projection mapping across parts of the aquarium floor and ceiling lend an immersive experience.
Address15-40 Magarimachi, Notojima, Nanao
HoursSpring-Autumn: 9:00 to 17:00; Winter: 9:00 to 16:30 (last entry 30 minutes before closing)
Closed daysNew Year's holidays
Fees1,850 yen (510 yen for middle school students and below; free for children under 3)