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Museu dos Tubaroes

Address: Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Type: Specialty museums, Museums
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Type: Specialty museums, Museums
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Chicago, Illinois
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166 reviews 166 reviews
70 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

NIce museum with details about each shark explained in Portuguese and English ... However, it is quite small and doesn't need more than 15 minutes to walk through.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

If you like to see dead shark scellets this is the right place. I get afraid, just see this before to go on a boattour around the island dosent make you feel that you want to go in a dive after heheheh

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Addison, Texas
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89 reviews 89 reviews
35 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

The news about sharks is that humans are a far greater threat to the survival of these animals than the reverse of that equation. In graphics and photos, this museum goes a long way toward dispelling many of the myths that linger about these sea creatures who are deserving of our respect, but rarely impinge on our safely enjoying sea... More 

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a Dutch vieuw frm Spain
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

a tourist trap to buy worthless CHINA-souvenirs with NON-Interested staff and complete fairy tales on sharks

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Guangzhou, China
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

The island doesn't have a ton of public art or architecture, and at the museum, there are some great outdoor sculptures and grass to let the kids run around on. The museum is small but interesting, and the bar that is attached to it seems like a great place to hang out.

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