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Amazing collection

This is a very comprehensive collection of seashells from around the world. There is an amazing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Qingdao, China
Great for seashell enthusiasts!

Based on some good reviews, we took the kids to this museum. It was a really cool experience... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
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12/2 Moo 2, Viset Road, Rawai, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very comprehensive collection of seashells from around the world. There is an amazing variety, and everything is clearly labeled in English and Thai. Upper floor is a store area; underground floor is the museum (200 Baht/person admission).

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank World_Citizen_1995
Reviewed 3 October 2018

i am so glad we took the time to visit this museum.. two floors and what a huge variety of shells.. the shop had nice choice of gifts to purchase for family back home

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ssr465
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Visited originally 10 years ago, returned again on this trip. The shop upstairs has some lovely shells and also typical tourist items but venture downstairs and you enter the most magnificent display of shells and amazing fossils that would be the envy of major museums....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank CeliaBMelbourne
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This is more of a place to sell pearls, shells, and jewelry made with shells. There is a large collection of shells in the corner, and about 5 signs throughout the place about the history or types of shells. Otherwise, I would not really call...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank 953alisonk
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Visited on a rainy day with the grandchildren. Lots and lots of huge different shells from Thailand and from all over the world . Two floors to discover with a gift shop on the main floor. Helpful courteous and friendly staff

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank shayamoya1
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Based on some good reviews, we took the kids to this museum. It was a really cool experience. I've never seen a collection before like they have there! It actually really helped us identify some of the shells we have from our travels. I also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Z1315BDdebbieh
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Excellent variety of collection of Shells...unbelievable. Have not been anywhere that we had seen such a variety. Cheap admissions and not a place to miss in Phuket!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ahmad F
Reviewed 2 May 2018

World-Class, Of Interest to Academic-Types and Shopping for Pearls and Rare Fossils. This collection is incredible, undoubtedly the best open to the public dealing with Indian Ocean shells. There is a self-guided tour with descriptions in Thai and English of each family of shells. I...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dananjaya w
Reviewed 1 May 2018

It was a long bus ride from Puket downtown to get to the museum, but I wouldn't make a special trip to see it unless you are planning to going by it anyway. It certainly is fascinating to see all the types of seashells displayed....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank MaggieAlberta_Canada
Reviewed 8 April 2018

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

Date of experience: March 2018
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Each ticket costs 200 Bhat