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Museo Malacologico

Via Pola 8, 71019, Vieste, Italy
+39 0884 707688
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An Interesting Collection

Set over 3 rooms this is a interesting and extensive collection of shells and other marine... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
HampshireBirdman
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Martina Franca, Italy
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
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Sep 23, 2016
“An Interesting Collection”
Oct 27, 2013
“More than just a shell shop”
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Via Pola 8, 71019, Vieste, Italy
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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

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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

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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

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