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Phuket Seashell Museum

12/2 Moo 2, Viset Road, Rawai, Phuket 83130, Thailand
+66 76 613 666
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nice collection

its worth a short stop if you like to see a nice little collection of seashells in Rawai, South... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
grabem437
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Immenhausen, Germany
Great place with 380m years old relics

I was here with girlfriend and couple of friends. We thought that this place is boring as hell, but... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
Pavel S
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12/2 Moo 2, Viset Road, Rawai, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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+66 76 613 666
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its worth a short stop if you like to see a nice little collection of seashells in Rawai, South Phuket

Thank grabem437
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I was here with girlfriend and couple of friends. We thought that this place is boring as hell, but instead it has very interesting exhibition - ancient relics, shells you will never see anywhere else. Entrance fee was just 200 THB and was a huge...More

Thank Pavel S
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We really loved our visit at this museum. The collection is fantastic. Learnt a lot and saw things I don't think I will ever see anywhere else. Highly recommend. We spent about an hour looking around.

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

The entery ticket is 200 baht. There are so many different seashells and they are displayed in a beautiful order. It's really realxing to just wandering around this museum, and there are also many souvenirs to choose for a reasonable price

1  Thank Maxine7385
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

This is one of the largest collections of seashells in the world. The displays of shells is well done. You can also see the World’s Largest Golden Pearl (160 karats) and a massive 550 pound shell. The golden pearl however lacks luster. This beautiful collection...More

1  Thank Drgole
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

As I am very facinated by natures wonders, I enjyoed my visit to the seashell museum. The way they display all the shells can give hours of amazement and joy on a rainy day.

Thank Elli L
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

If you like sea shells then this is the place for you. There is a vast collection from all over the world. 200b for adults 100b for children It took us about an hour to get through the exhibit. We were the only patrons in...More

Thank Troy H
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

we spent at least an hour here looking at all the various types of seashells and fossils. Not only from Thailand but all over the world, very well set up and displayed. Upstairs are items for sale to the public .

Thank KarmaTwins
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

If you are in Rawai and have an extra hour or two, the Phuket Seashell Museum may be a good use of your time. Even if you are not the museum type, there are some interesting displays that should keep most people entertained, at least...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Thought this would be just s bit of fun but actually it was really good, not just seashells but early shell fossils....as someone that studied geology at Uni I was in my element! My 10 year old found there whole thing "awesome".

Thank Russell C
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