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Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute
Ranked #10 of 63 things to do in Hamilton
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Experience the wonders of the ocean without getting wet! Interactive exhibits for both young and old including The America's Cup exhibit, our new simulated dive into the Bermuda Triangle, our 'Living with the Ocean' exhibit which examines the human impact on the marine environment, one of the largest private shell collections in the world, the famous Teddy Tucker Shipwreck Gallery and so much more!
Reviewed November 26, 2012

Great morning spent here. Plenty of interactive exhibits for children - and adults. 'ride' is not up to disney or large theme park standards but is entertaining. Worht a look.

Thank TeresaPrime
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Reviewed November 26, 2012

The BUEI was a great place to visit in Bermuda. My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed ourselves going through the exhibits and learning while also having fun. This would also be a great place for kids. The shell collection was amazing and the deep water displays and information was really cool. Certainly a must for a couple hours of entertainment in Bermuda.

Thank Joy F
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Reviewed November 16, 2012

The BUEI was a short walk from our hotel so we decided to check it out. We were more than pleased with the low ticket price of $10 and the friendly staff. The shell exhibit was quite lovely and the short "submarine" ride was cute and fun. It was a very interactive experience and fun for all ages.

Thank FreeRome
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Reviewed November 11, 2012

Small museum / teaching centre with beautiful shell collection. The dive or shark experience is pretty tame and suited for very young kids. Worth stopping by en route downtown.

Thank Flyingmom4u
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Reviewed November 6, 2012

a group visit by an international group of sailors was welcomed by the museum and fed a delicious dinner at the restaurant below. Since Bermuda was "founded" by a shipwreck the museum leads visitors through a history of wrecks and discoveries surrounding the island reefs. In addition to the technology from many eras, there is a spectacular shell collection. Perhaps the highlight of the visit was a simulated "dive" in an underwater submarine. Not quite Disneyland, but very good simulation of the explorers' experience

Thank HerbMotley
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