Shibetsu Salmon
  • Shibetsu
  • Aquarium

Shibetsu Salmon Science Museum

Type Tourism・Entertainment
Access 20 mins by car from Nakashibetsu Airport
Budget Adult:¥650
Elementary and junior high school students:¥200
Free for infants

* With「YOU'S TABITATSU PASS」you can enter the museum at special discounted rate.
Adult:\500. junior high school students \170
Tel 0153-82-1141

Most salmon species displayed in Japan! Watch the spawning salmon up close in autumn. Touch sturgeon and other fish at our experience corner too.

Shibetsu has the highest catch of salmon in Hokkaido.
The Shibetsu Salmon Science Museum features the "Salmon Aquarium", where salmon and Shibetsu fish swim together. Get up close and see salmon swimming upstream from September to October, and spawning in November. Feed doctor fish and Sakhalin taimen, touch sturgeon and other fish at our popular "Experience Corner". See, buy and taste salmon at nearby restaurants and shops.

If you use the YOU's TABITATSU PASS...

Discount Offers Present
We offer a special discounted Discount for everyone in your group by showing YOU's TABITATSU PASS! -

Discount conditions

Cannot be used together with other vouchers.
Please show your YOU's TABITATSU PASS when paying the entrance fee. Each YOU's TABITATSU PASS allows discount for 1 group.

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    Look for the 30m tall
    observation tower
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    Salmon swimming leisurely together
    with Shibetsu fish
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    From September to October,
    you can see the salmon swimming
    upstream up close
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    Exhibition of White Salmon spawning
    in November. If you're lucky,
    you might even see the moment
    of laying eggs.
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    The aquarium features rare fish
    like the Sakhalin taimen,
    and you can feed the fish too.
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    Touch a sturgeon with your finger!
    Please try it!

Detailed information

Operating Hours 9:30~17:00(Entry until 16:30)
Closed Days Open everyday from May~October, closed on Wednesdays from February ~April and November, closed from December~ January for winter.
Capacity -
Tel 0153-82-1141
Address 6 Chome-1-1-1 Kita 1 Jonishi Shibetsu-cho, Shibetsu-gun, Hokkaido 086-1631, inside Shibetsu Salmon Park
Access 20 mins by car from Nakashibetsu Airport
Parking 272 cars(Free)
Payment Cash・edy(Credit cards not accepted)