Marine World umino-nakamichi, Fukuoka

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Discover the underwater life of the strait that separates South Korea and Japan at Marine World umino-nakamichi, an aquarium focusing on aquatic life found in the Tsushima Strait. Opened in 1989, the facility contains around 70 tanks, with the three largest providing a home for dolphins and sharks. Catch a dolphin and sea lion show during your visit to see the impressive relationship built up by the trainers and the creatures. A number of hands-on, interactive exhibits communicate the natural heritage of the waters surrounding the country, making the topic accessible for visitors of all ages. Use our Fukuoka vacation planning site to visit Marine World umino-nakamichi on your trip to Fukuoka, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We took our 1 year old baby here. It’s quite small but we really love it. The shows were quite good but my son is too young to appreciate it. Would come back again if we visit Fukuoka.  more »
  • Nice place to hang put and enjoy the marine life. They have shows such as dolphin and sea otter throughout the day. It is easily accessible by train from hakata station and the food sold inside is...  more »
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  • Entry fee is 2300yen for adults. Loved it there and felt that we had tons of fun. There's African penguins (first time seeing penguins), dolphins, otters, seals and a lot of cute sea animals. There were a lot of underwater sea creatures that was pretty cool to see too. Love it that it was not crowded too.
  • Good place to visit in Fukuoka province, Japan. Can take train or ferry from city to get there. Very close to a beautiful flower park. Will be better if have more contents in English

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