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Himeji City Aquarium

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Address: 440 Nishinobusue | Tegarayama Chuo Park, Himeji 670-0971, Hyogo Prefecture
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A good activity for younger children!

The Himeji Aquarium seemed a great educational and fun activity for younger children. There are plenty of hands on activities as well, and the majority of the aquarium is indoors... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2015
McChickenNugget
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 30 December 2015

The Himeji Aquarium seemed a great educational and fun activity for younger children. There are plenty of hands on activities as well, and the majority of the aquarium is indoors, though there is a small portion outside, so it can make for a good rainy day activity as well! Though, if you are a tourist, in particular without children, it... More 

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Himeji, Japan
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

went to see it on a weekend and there were some good exhibits, meant mainly for elementary school children and little people for the touching pool; many cities in the world and many locales in Japan have much better

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2013

The entrance was nice. The whale shark tank was awesome, and the exit, where there was a touch tank, was great fun for the kids.

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Reviewed 13 May 2013 via mobile

We went with a 3 year old and 1 year old and it was perfect size and price for us. It's been renewed recently so it's clean and well designed. The fish aren't very exciting but there's loads of big weird turtles and tortoises. It's probably too small for older kids but it was perfect for little ones. There was... More 

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