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India Seashell Museum

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Kalpakkam Road, Mahabalipuram 603104, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited only the Pearl Museum here which has an entry fee of 50 Rupees. The collection of the pearls here is really amazing. They have real and natural collection mostly and its vast and distinctive and so much knowledge can be gained which one...More

1  Thank Pushpendre
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must visit place in Mahabalipuram, close to Pancha Rathas. Clean and well maintained. U will get to see wide varities of sea shell.. there s Pearl museum, fish world. for kids there s a Jurrasic world, game centre..

Thank KirankumarS29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are many varieties of shells collected from different parts of the world – Smallest one to largest one. This place is located approximately 1-2 kilometers from the Mahabalipuram Bus Stand. Photography is allowed inside, but you need to pay extra for the same.

Thank Niya1315
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

If you are traveling with children it will be a good idea to visit this place the collection of shells are truly amazing, this place also have aquarium and very different types of fish were.

1  Thank shuja k
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Not at all good place to visit...simply charges are more and place is not even worth..not recommended to go and visit

2  Thank Ekta089
Reviewed August 25, 2018

This museum is one of a kind and situated near a heritage site - makes this easily accessible. This museum have huge and rare collection of seashells with different size and shape. Very informative and well maintained.

1  Thank Dinesh_cbe
Reviewed August 24, 2018

visited this place recently large collections of shell in one place looks like they have recently opened a dinosaur theme park kids would love it

Thank snehakumari
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

This is a great museum in Mahabalipuram. It’s a good option to spend an hour or two, especially in the afternoon when it’s hot elsewhere. This is the collection of one dedicated individual. You can see a wide variety of shells of all shapes and...More

Thank wanderingskv
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

This is the latest highlights of the Mahabalipuram sojourn! The sea shell sections were mesmerising with the collections of large and small sea shells with various colour, shape and size. This is one man’s collection which is really praiseworthy! It’s also a very good learning...More

1  Thank Gopal L
Reviewed August 15, 2018

they have nice good collections of sea shells from all over the world and its kept clean and well maintained and inside there are lot fun and games to enjoy ..we enjoyed that VR..it was really cool..

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