Okhotsk Sea Ice Museum of Hokkaido

A museum exhibiting experiencing exhibits and models of drift ice and ocean.
There is a minus 20-degree chill cold experience room and an aquarium that raise Clione.



Address11-6 Motomonbetsu, Monbetsu-shi, Hokkaido
Tel 0158-23-5400
Business hours09:00~17:00
Regular closed dayplease refer to the official website
Other information
Exhibition room 450 yen
Video hall 450 yen
Set 700 yen

Map of surrounding areas


  • Mombetsu Okhotsk TowerMombetsu Okhotsk Tower It is the world's first ice-sea observation tower on the 4th floor of the ocean floor and the 1st floor of the underwater building which is located about 1km from the coast and 10m deep.
  • Lake KomukeLake Komuke In the summer you can appreciate the alpine plants such as Rosa rugosa and Vaccinium vitis-idaea, and the common glasswort as if you laid a red Carpet in autumn.
  • Garinko StationGarinko Station It is the station of the drift ice icebreaker 'Garinko-gō'.
  • Okhotsk Monbetsu AirportOkhotsk Monbetsu Airport The gateway to Okhotsk tourism. About 15 minutes by bus to Monbetsu city, about 70 minutes by bus to Engaru.
  • Okhotsk Tokkari CenterOkhotsk Tokkari Center This is the only marine animal protection facility in japan and it is only keeps seals.
  • Okhotsk Drift Ice Museum Grand OpeningOkhotsk Drift Ice Museum Grand Opening You can experience of Drift Ice, that is only here.
  • Sea Station Plat Seaport MarketSea Station Plat Seaport Market Tomakomai is the catch shellfish production area of Japan No.1, and fresh fish shellfish, vegetables and fruits are also available on Minato Market.
  • Save The Sea SeabirdSave The Sea Seabird Photographs introduce the nature and live on the world reknowned seabird mating place, Teuri Island.
  • Abashiri Drift Ice Sightseeing & Icebreaker ShipAbashiri Drift Ice Sightseeing & Icebreaker Ship An icebreaker traveling in the drift ice. That power is the most popular in winter.
  • Shikaribetsuko Ice VillageShikaribetsuko Ice Village It is an ice village on the lake which is exactly like an open-air bath on ice and an ice bar.