Introduction : Goseong-gun’s Hwajinpo Aquarium is located in the Hwajinpo area of Gangwondo Province and consists of two exhibition rooms with one room featuring a total of 40,000 or 1,500 species shellfish including rare shellfish, crustaceans, coral, fossils and a stuffed specimens; and the other displaying 125 species of 3,000 fish living in fish tanks of varying sizes and shapes designed and equipped in accordance with the characteristics and habitats of each species of fish.
There is a 300 ton overhead underwater tunnel on the first floor of the fish exhibition room. The second floor is home to the Ocean Beach and Beautiful East Sea Exhibitions; the Invertebrate Animal Center along with a 3-D Theater that shows films like "Hwajinpo Becomes a Lake," "Ocean Day," and the "Amazing Underwater Trip."
Address : 412, Hwajinpo-gil, Goseong-gun, Gangwon-do
Inquiries : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
Operating Hours : November-February 09:00-17:30 (Last ticketing 30 min before closing.)
March-October 09:00-18:00 (Last ticketing 40 min before closing.)