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World Seashell Museum

284, Taepyeong-ro, Seogwipo, Jeju Island 63594, South Korea
+82 64-762-5551
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Artistic Place 💕

I really enjoy this place spend almost 2 hours here. Should come to visit if you stay in Seogwipo... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nakamon J
via mobile
Quick tour

It's part of our Jeju tour we stopped by. Beautiful collections spread throughout several floors... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
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Seashell and coral art in their fascinating and natural colors. The seashells' mysterious world under the sea-- as designed by several artists. (is this a title. If not keep original sentence) With a collection of 7,800 species, hundreds of millions of beautiful shells and corals from all around the world joined by metal craft and copper, present the world's first 'Museum of Seashell Art'
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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284, Taepyeong-ro, Seogwipo, Jeju Island 63594, South Korea
+82 64-762-5551

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoy this place spend almost 2 hours here. Should come to visit if you stay in Seogwipo, Jeju city

1  Thank Nakamon J
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

It's part of our Jeju tour we stopped by. Beautiful collections spread throughout several floors. Lots of nice handiwork. Didn't have much time to view but for those who are interested in these kind of stuff it's a must see, otherwise half an hour visit...More

Thank IVegas
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This is the most beautiful museum I have ever visited - absolutely packed with three floors of seashell art. When we visited there was no one else there at all! I have no idea why - but I probably wouldn't have enjoyed it as much...More

2  Thank Aoife M
Reviewed 26 September 2016

There is nearly no advertisement for this museum in the city. I saw the sign at the traffic and wanted to give it a try. The building is so small that when i arrived I thought it will be a quick tiny event. But once...More

2  Thank HTugcaS
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

If you have a passion for the ocean's natural beauty and appreciate seashells this is the only collection you'll ever need to see. Inspired myself to become even more of a collector. Truly a unique museum experience!

1  Thank Michael J
Reviewed 9 September 2015

The staff at the museum was lovely and welcoming, truly nice. The collection of seashell is quite impressive.

2  Thank Lauprp2
Reviewed 1 July 2015

i​mpressed museum. when i went chuniji waterfall i saw the this museum. artist made a grerat job recomend museum in jeju お勧めです。

1  Thank Moo M
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

This museum provided so much variety and information from around the globe. Kids would get bored but if you enjoy art and seeing the natural beauty of the ocean than this is a good place to come. There are also an abundance of decently priced...More

1  Thank Dougfunny87
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Nice to see the different types of seashell. However if you are short of time, it is okay to miss the place...

1  Thank Rosemary N
Reviewed 11 July 2014 via mobile

I took my girlfriend here as she absolutely loves all things aquatic, especially shells, and she loves to go diving. A highlight of this museum is that the owner/operator collected all the exhibits herself, from oceans all around the world, and the museum represents literally...More

3  Thank Cory B
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