Immerse yourself in Hokkaido’s natural beauty at the Okhotsk Ryu-hyo Museum and its rooftop Tentozan Observatory. This hands-on museum invites visitors into the world of drift ice and the ecosystem it supports. While experiencing temperatures of -15 degrees Celsius, visitors can conduct freezing experiments, and see and touch the ice in the museum’s drift ice room. Find out about the region’s wildlife and natural ice phenomena in the aquarium and 5-screen theatre. Be sure to head to the rooftop observatory before leaving to take in exceptional views of the beautiful landscape that you studied below.
Tentozan Observatory and Okhotsk Ryu-hyo Museum
244-3 Tentozan, Abashiri, Hokkaido