Muroran Public Aquarium

The oldest aquarium in Hokkaido which opened in 1953.
It is very precious.
The symbol here is “Aburabouzu.”

This is the only fish that lives in the deep sea of Hokkaido, which has succeeded in breeding in Japan.
About 120 species are raised and exhibited.

Address3 Chome-3-12 Shukuzu-cho, Muroran, Hokkaido
Business hours24th April - 12th October
9: 30-16: 30
Regular closed day13th October - Mid April
Other information


  • From Muroran station about 10 minutes by car.
  • From Muroran IC about 15 minutes by car.
  • From the pre-aquarium bus stop about 5 minutes on foot.
  • From the “Ōhashi kinen-kan” bus stop about 1 minute on foot.

Map of surrounding areas