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List of performances

Penguins' feeding time

Penguins' feeding time

Enjoy the spectacle of African Penguins walking around in the tall grass.. Observe the African Penguins as they are being fed while listening to commentary form the Aquarium staff.

Penguins' diving time

Penguins' diving time

Enjoy from below the spectacle of penguins swimming as if flapping their wings in the air while listening to explanations about their habits by our staff.

Penguins' healing time

Penguins' healing time

Listen to commentary on the habits of African penguins swimming and looking as if flying in the sky with soothing music in the background.

Sea lions' performance time

Sea lions' performance time

An open-stage performance that will have you thinking you can even hear the sea lions’ breathing sounds.

  • The content of the performance may vary depending on the season.
Sea lions' feeding time

Sea lions' feeding time

Listen to commentary on the habits of sea lions while they are being fed on "Sea Lions Beach."

Arowanas & dorados’ feeding time

Arowanas & dorados’ feeding time

Observe the skills of arowanas and dorados in jumping and capturing insects and small animals. A spectacle of sparkling scales and splashing water that will lift your spirits.

Pelicans’ feeding time

Pelicans’ feeding time

Enjoy the glorious spectacle of pelicans expanding their throat pouches and eating food.

Otters’ greeting time

Otters’ greeting time

Watch the lovely expression and movements of the very popular Asian Small-Clawed Otter. Observe them walking around while listening to an explanation of their lives by the handling staff.

Underwater performance time

Underwater performance time

With the help of underwater microphones, our divers introduce the many fish swimming in the blue sea against a background of white sand.

  • The content of the performance varies depending on the season and the animals’ conditions.
Sea life discussion

Sea life discussion

Special stories and anecdotes involving the Aquarium’s living creatures delivered by their handlers.

  • Content and venue will vary depending on the date.
  • Event dates varies depending on the Aquarium’s opening hours.
Guided expedition

Guided expedition Fees

Our animal handlers will show you the back areas that are usually closed to the public while entertaining you with animal-related anecdotes.

Approximate duration: 50 min. 500 yen per person. Twice a day

  • The number of participants is limited. Please ask our staff for details.
  • Apply at the at the Annual Passport-issuing counter.
  • On Sunday at 11:00, we will host the Guided Exploration Tour ~Special Coral Edition~.
Sunshine Lagoon tank feeding experience

Sunshine Lagoon tank feeding experience Fees

Experience feeding the fish from the top of the extra-large "Sunshine Lagoon" tank which is usually off-limits to visitors.

Approximate duration: 20 min. 300 yen per person. Once a day

  • The number of participants is limited. Please ask our staff for details.
  • Apply at the at the Annual Passport-issuing counter.
  • * Performances may be rescheduled or canceled without prior notice due to factors like the physical conditions of the animals, weather conditions, seasonal changes, etc.
  • * On certain years, the summer schedule may change. Please contact us for further details.
  • * Paid events may be canceled during expected peak periods like summer vacation and the Golden Week holiday period.