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Okhotsk Sea Ice Museum of Hokkaido GIZA

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Highlight of Monbetsu

The best attraction in this little town, quite amateurish museum but the freezer room is worth the... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
via mobile
Interesting Science Museum with minus 20 degree simulation room

The sea ice museum was definitely one of the more interesting attractions as it is one of the few... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Singapore, Singapore
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Motomombetsu, Monbetsu 094-0023, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is nice place in Monbetsu, Japan. In here you can see amazing place with intersting Item you can found in this place, i am very interesting with crab. but you must wear warm clothes cause this place is so cold. ありがとう

Thank DimasLaksani
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

The best attraction in this little town, quite amateurish museum but the freezer room is worth the trip alone!

Thank spxcfc
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

The sea ice museum was definitely one of the more interesting attractions as it is one of the few places i know to have a sub zero temperature simulation room. Witnessed various specimens being encased in ice and kept in the room. The only thing...More

Thank gundamnsdk
Reviewed 24 October 2017

You might spend 20 minutes here as there is precious little to see. You will have the opportunity to pet a seal on its back or stomache which is fun for 30 seconds. Can’t pet their heads. Not worth going out of your way to...More

Thank Walter F
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This place was so cool - pun intended. How else do you get a chance to experience -20degrees celsius. And we were wearing shorts and t-shirts beneath the heavy warm jackets they provided - yes they provide the warm gear - beanie, boots, gloves and...More

Thank Jeremy_C_MH
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The way the museum keeps specimens in ice block is a new experience for me and my family. The temperature is kept at minus 20C but winter jackets are provided. Nice experience.

Thank JamesMsia
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This is our next stop in our Hokkaido adventure, this museum really gives you a sense of how people thrive in the extremely chilly weather! Scenery: 4.5/5 Ambience: 4/5 Cleanliness: 5/5 Physical Ease: 5/5 Fun: 4/5 Attraction In House Movie: 5/5 Ice Museum: 4.5/5 The...More

1  Thank S102OOdaniell
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

You can see frozen marine life from the sea just outside displayed in museum. Experience the frozen life at minus 40 Celcius. Creatures are frozen literally in ice. Impeccable seafront view right outside museum. There is a pier you can walk right to the end...More

1  Thank simonwonglokekoan
Reviewed 11 June 2016

1) worth to visit. 2) the staff there very polite n honest. Why I said so. Due to I arrived the movie already started. They give an option, either I go for next show or can get back refund..

Thank angel7105
Reviewed 22 November 2015

The best part of the visit here is to see Clione, an angel like floating sea slug. It is pretty kool to see that such graceful creature exist. The second thing is to experience the cold in its ice room. The third thing is to...More

1  Thank Dreamtogothere
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Response from angel7105 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Is better you have your own transport. More convenient. With it, you can cover more attractive area, in monbetsu. Such as, Okhotsk Tower, Garinkogo, Sea ice Museum, 10m tall crab claw sculpture (next to sea ice... More