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[Whale Shark visit] Iburi Center, a Biological Research Station of the Osaka Kaiyukan

[the last update date: on September 14, 2018]

Iburi Center, a Biological Research Station of the Osaka Kaiyukan
(Iburi, Tosashimizu-shi, Kochi fishing port)
Here, we research collection and breeding, peripheral sea area of creature displaying in Kaiyukan. In the Pacific in front of the Iburikou bay,
Many creatures come over on Kuroshio Current.

We usually prohibit entrance except the person concerned, but user of John-mung Museum and Ashizuri Aquarium can observe in particular.

Whale Shark of ... Osaka, Kaiyukan swims large water tank with oldness! ...

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Two Whale Shark more than 5m swims large water tank elegantly.
Whale Shark which is bred display in Osaka, Kaiyukan,
Kuroshio Current ocean current is the sea around the touch Cape Ashizuri first in Japan,
It seems to be often found to transport thing caught in net of fisherman.

★Can observe; the date and time★
Saturday and Sunday Sundays and holidays / From 9:00 to 15:00
※Rate does not usually occur by visit in particular as general person is facility of Closed to the Public either.
※But we stop visit without notice by states of creature and may cancel. Thank you for your understanding.
※Please refrain from flash photography.

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Reference is this↓
(no company) Tosashimizu-City Tourist Association

Tosashimizu John Manjiro Kuroshio Shachu