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Aomori Prefecture Tourist Centerl ASPAM

1-1-40 Yasukata, Aomori 030-0803, Aomori Prefecture
+81 17-735-5311
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Wrong day?

It was rainy and cloudy morning, so really low visibility. Top of the building gave nothing. Also... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Vantaa, Finland
Panoramic show & observatory deck both worth it

We took this visit as part of the pass (1200¥) to the Hakkoda-Maru ferry, ASPA observatory and... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Dale T
via mobile
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1-1-40 Yasukata, Aomori 030-0803, Aomori Prefecture
+81 17-735-5311
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

It was rainy and cloudy morning, so really low visibility. Top of the building gave nothing. Also that morning there was no English speaking staff, so all we got was just a map. However, the tourist information by railway station was great - all the...More

Thank ettelbruck
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We took this visit as part of the pass (1200¥) to the Hakkoda-Maru ferry, ASPA observatory and Nebuta museum. This pass is so worth purchasing if you have a free afternoon in Aomori. We so enjoyed the panoramic movie, though I advise you not to...More

Thank Dale T
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We have visited this "triangular-shaped" structure near the waterfront by early June this year. Many souvenir shops were there apart from the Observation Deck on 6th floor where entrance fee was necessary. You could buy a combine ticket of Yen 1,300 if you also want...More

Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

As Aomori Prefecture Tourist centre, it is not really a tourist attraction itself. But, surprisingly visit to this place is quite enjoyable. There are lots of shops selling products related to apple, restaurants, souvenir kiosks, huge sitting area look over the ocean and observatory tower...More

Thank Willow888
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Besides the souvernir and local produce stores on the ground level, the 2nd floor do have more to offer...a commumity cultural center with an observation deck facing the seafront, a panoramic cinema which screens local cultural films, a nebuta cultural center and an interactive center...More

1  Thank HotEarth
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

We arrived here at just the right tome to catch the tsugaru jamisen performance, which was fantastic. Afterwards we wandered around the shops to buy souvenirs, but found the customer service to be lacking. A large busload of tourists was there at the same time...More

1  Thank Simone R
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Plenty of souvenirs to choose, and the view is good. Almost every Aomori souvenirs sells here. Very accessible from Aomori station.

Thank Ande717171
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This A-shape building is certainly a landmark of Aomori. We came here twice on a back-to-back cruise and we had two very different experience here. Our shuttles stopped right here the first time we came so it was only natural to go inside for a...More

Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The building is hard to miss. It's a giant A shape around 4 blocks from the train station. This place can be crowded and chaotic when the tour buses are in. You can pay to go up for a view but I didn't do this....More

Thank tropicalnorth
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Great place for souvenir shopping with a lot of the local delicacies. Do try to apple pie and brand apple cake.

Thank sonyrajan
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