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Museo Malacologico

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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More than just a shell shop

Why is this listed as a shop when it's predominantly a museum of natural history dealing with... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2013
btbishop
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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Spectacular

I give it five stars. I live in key Largo in the United States, and I am an active diver. This is a... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2018
MSD-1
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Key Largo, FL
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

I give it five stars. I live in key Largo in the United States, and I am an active diver. This is a spectacular museum. I am so glad our Italian hosts told us about it.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

As a diver and marine life lover I had to visit this "museum". They have quite a nice collection but it is in fact a shop that sell stuff I don't want to see being sold. Dried seahorses, porcupine fish with plastic googly eyes...

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2016

Set over 3 rooms this is a interesting and extensive collection of shells and other marine artifacts. There is a lot of information in Italian and English making the displays of greater interest to visitors. This small museum has a unique focus which is only...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed October 27, 2013

Why is this listed as a shop when it's predominantly a museum of natural history dealing with shell-bearing and other related sea creatures, with just a shop section at the front. On this basis, most other museums and attractions should be listed as "shops". On...More

Date of experience: October 2013
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Reviewed May 16, 2013

Lovely collection of fossils, jewellery and shells, with a charming man to help, loved all, picked up 150million year old shares teeth at 10e ,perfect present for a traveller not wanting weight or space problems

Date of experience: May 2013
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