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Seychelles Natural History Museum

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Independence Avenue near Albert Street, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Natural History Museum is divided in several sections concerning respectively botany, zoology, geology and anthropology. Some of the items displayed relate to the history of the Seychelles military past and present. In that Museum one can learn about the evolution of the flora and...More

1  Thank periandro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum housed variety of indigenous natural livings of this island. Surely a good place to know the past of this island.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Located in the main street in Mahe almost next door to the Post Office, is the Mahe Natural History Museum. Although small, it is blissfully air conditioned. The top end of an amateur exhibition, it was quite well presented and well worth a visit. The...More

Thank tessacate88
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

It's a small museum located few meters from the click tower. Exhibits include the marine and small wild life of seychelles.Kids will love this and you can spend about 30 mts to 1 Hr here.

Thank 562aashishp
Reviewed December 15, 2017

I saw a special exhibit by Seychellois Artist George Camille depicting the lives of heroin addicts in the Seychelles. It was very graphic. On the ground level they had a few other exhibits of painting and sculpting by local artists.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Not the natural history museum of New York but quaint and full of specimens you won’t see on the beaches and in the resorts Good rainy day or escape from sun with kids

1  Thank sunnyhamiltonnz
Reviewed October 22, 2017

It was very small but worth visiting. You can find real coco de mer here. Ticket is very cheap. Lovely staff with amazing attitude. It is highly recommended to have a guided tour.

1  Thank Shervin F
Reviewed October 15, 2017

If you have 30 mins free on your schedule you can pop in the museum. Entree fee is very cheap (SR 15). It is not spectacular but you can get a glimpse of Seychelles natural history. Very small as well and the exhibits are not...More

Thank Annabelle C
Reviewed October 7, 2017

A must see. It may be small but the exhibits are very interesting and cover the formation of the Seychelles, all the wildlife and fauna and cover a lot environmental issues and schemes. Cheap to visit and you can see it all in around an...More

Thank hypnomick
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Small low budget little place but worth taking the look. Cheap entry and lovely to get cool. Sure the money will go to helping improve the exhibit too. Plenty on history of the area and the animals and creatures that inhabit. Keen focus on conservation...More

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