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Museo Malacologico

Closed Now: 10:00 - 12:30, 17:00 - 21:00
Open today: 10:00 - 12:30, 17:00 - 21:00
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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 27 October 2013
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom

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 29 September 2018
Key Largo, FL
via mobile
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  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Via Pola 8, 71019, Vieste, Italy
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Reviewed 29 September 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 29 July 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
Thank sampertje
Reviewed 23 September 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
Thank HampshireBirdman
Reviewed 27 October 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 16 May 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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