It takes 30 minutes by foot, 10 minutes by bicycle, or 5 minutes by car from Futami Port.

If you take the village bus, tell the driver, “Please take me to the Ocean Center” in Japanese

“Kaiyou sentah made onegaishimasu” and the bus driver will let you get off at the center.

For a map of the village bus routes and timetables, please visit the Ogasawara Village website. ⇒ Click here


【Ogasawara Marine Center】

Certified NPO Everlasting Nature Ogasawara Office

Byobudani, Chichijima, Ogasawara Village, Tokyo 100-2101, Japan

TEL: 04998-2-2830  FAX: 04998-2-3258  MAIL:

Open hours: 9:00-12:00/13:30-16:00

*Open 9:00-13:00 on days when the Ogasawara Maru is in port.

The museum is open on days when the Ogasawara Maru or sightseeing ships are in port.

The museum is open every day of the year for incoming and outgoing flights.

(The museum is closed on days when there are no ships in port.)