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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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She Sells Sea Shells

The seashell museum was super interesting. The huge collection of different shells was mesmerising... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
adragonwithoutwings
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Vast array of shells, excellent displays

If you ignore the large shop above (tourist trap if ever we've seen one), this is a pretty amazing... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Sonya B
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rainy day” (6 reviews)
“sea shell” (3 reviews)
“gift shop” (3 reviews)
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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 4 weeks ago

The seashell museum was super interesting. The huge collection of different shells was mesmerising. I happen to make jewellery from shells, so loved wandering around the exhibits. The exhibition room was air conditioned making it a lovely place to escape the heat. There is also...More

Thank adragonwithoutwings
Reviewed 16 April 2017

If you ignore the large shop above (tourist trap if ever we've seen one), this is a pretty amazing, and seemingly lesser known, location. We came here on a rainy afternoon and were the only people here! We spent probably an hour and a half...More

Thank Sonya B
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Surprisingly well organized and deployed exhibition. Some interesting specimen present. Besides that mostly a shop with souvenirs.

Thank Hubi83
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This appears to be primarily a show room for sales, we dropped in to have coffee with a clear advertisement for it, but no coffee available. Lovely looking building which may be a bit of a white elephant

Thank janbee23
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

It was raining in Phuket so we looked for things to do. This place is not well advertised but it was a nice places to go. It's got a really extensive range of shells which are well presented with good information about them. It kept...More

Thank shazbatzannie
Reviewed 3 September 2016

May seem like missing, but we spent an amazing 1 1/2 hours going round the museum. Much bigger than at first it seemed and fascinating collection. Only downside is the information sheets in the cases are fading fast so not always easy to read!! Looks...More

1  Thank Alison B
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A very nice collection of different types of shells. The museum is small but it packs a good amount of material.

Thank Banito_A
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Its easy to reach just on a main highway and the entrance fee is also very low. It has a large and full of sea related items gift shop as soon as you go in so its a good place for some gifts too. The...More

Thank Vladimiro S
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Good air conditioned museum in Rawai. Value of money, real high level museum! There are plenty of space and usually do not see many people inside.

Thank vad1977
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

200 baht adults 100 baht kids if your in Rawai and bored one afternoon then go have a look loads of well presented shells and fossils nice cool aircon can buy a nice icecream at the end of your visit recommended

Thank maddy11580
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