GIZA: Nickname of museum derived from Japanese word "Giza-giza" which means jaggy like drift ice


  Welcome to the Sea Ice Museum!

 The Okhotsk Sea Ice Museum is the unique museum where visitors can experience and watch exhibitions as to the science of drift ice, which is a rare museum in the world. In this museum, you will see lots of secret about drift ice are displayed. Please feel the winter coldness in in the Severe Cold Experiencing Room at -20°C and touch the real drift ice.
 You can download the Mini Encyclopedia of Drift Ice here. This book includes everything about drift ice in the Sea of Okhotsk, which will assist you to understand the drift ice.

Okhotsk Sea ice Museum of Hokkaido 
Director   Shuhei Takahashi 


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