JAMSTEC has four exhibition facilities in Japan in order to publicly introduce the on-going research projects along with research results, and present the latest information about the Earth and its oceans in an easy-to-understand format.
It equips with video galleries, each outfitted with a large-sized screen and a 3D screen. The pavilion serves as a library rich in audiovisual material such as DVDs. Visitors can learn about Earth and marine science while enjoying themselvs.
The Center was established in 2001 in Nago City, Okinawa prefecture as a site to collect and to disseminate the environmental information on the sea and Earth. It provides a fun way for visitors to learn about the sea and Earth.