This aquarium and marine land complex offers a cultural experience where visitors can enjoy and learn about the stunning coastline of Sagami Bay. The aquarium contains a huge 1,000-ton tank including a large school of 8,000 sardines, display tanks for deep-sea creatures and exhibition spaces. At Marine Land, visitors can enjoy performances by dolphins, seals, and other sea animals. The Dolphin Show Stadium and the entrance plazas are designed as outdoor spaces covered with massive steel-framed roofs and visitors can overlook the present natural surroundings of Sagami Bay from the Seashore Deck, on the second floor.....more
Owner: Enoshima PFI Corporation
Location: Kanagawa, Japan
Site area: 160,878.63 sq.m.
Building area: 7,039.50 sq.m.
Total floor are: 13,800.41 sq.m.
Structure: RC / S Floors 2 aboveground, 1 underground
Building height: 9.95 m
Construction period: Jul 2002 - Mar 2004
Info: Co-designed by Taisei Corporation