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Shell Museum

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Nagoa Beach Road, Diu 362520, India
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Must visit in Diu!!

I absolutely loved the shell museum. We met the owner of the museum and he told us about how he... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
vinsrocks
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Mumbai
Quite knowledgeable and interesting!

This place is awesome and has such a beautiful and mystic collection of sea shells that it can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
aditibibharishi
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Nagoa Beach Road, Diu 362520, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely loved the shell museum. We met the owner of the museum and he told us about how he collected most of the shells during his trips around the world. Its amazing to see the variety of shells available here. Add to that the...More

Thank vinsrocks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome and has such a beautiful and mystic collection of sea shells that it can make anyone a fan of shells! It is quite knowledgeable and u will surely want to stare at your favourite shell for quite some time To visit...More

Thank aditibibharishi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is privately maintained by a guy who has collected different types of sea shells in his entire life. There are good collections of Sea Shells but it is not well maintained. You will be charged a small amount for visit. Overall a place...More

Thank DEEPAK K
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

The best part is that the curator is the collector himself! So you can talk to him about his experiences and ask questions regarding the collection. It closes at 5:00 pm, and if you are really interested, you'd need at least 3-4 hours. The space...More

Thank Ayana B
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

It's a nice collection of sea shells from across the world. It's a private collection by an ex merchant navy officer. Kids would love to explore. Exhibits are in glass jars with magnifying glass mounted on top for better viewing.

Thank deepakbhavsar123
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The owner who is a private collector coming from merchant navy background has collected lots of shells. But that problem is that he is annoying at times and he has not taken care of the things. Lots of dust around and the shelves are also...More

Thank KhatriRocks
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

As a museum, this is indeed a painstakingly collected collection. Maintained by a retired person who himself is responsible for collecting everything, this place is a welcome change from the other crowded places in Diu. Though poorly maintained, it is still worth spending an hour...More

Thank Digantjhala
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Shell museum is good but need to maintain this place. Good and different collection. Not big museum.

Thank viral06
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Shell museum is very small and need to maintain this place. 20 rupees fee for entry. Good collection.

Thank Sonal P
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Hidden away in a small house this has an excellent collection of shells from all over the world. This is run by a passionate man who is a retired marine who had collected the shells during his working life and continues to do it later...More

Thank Bijayendra S
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