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Le monde du coquillage

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The world of the shellfish in one go

An interesting look at the world of shellfish that is really important to the port and the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Michael O
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Nice Sea Shell Museum & Shop ...

You'd think this would appeal to children only, but you'll find many more adults there. Who doesn't... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2015
David B L
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Los Angeles, California
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1 Oct 2017
“The world of the shellfish in one go”
25 Sep 2016
“Amazing Sea Shell Collection”
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

An interesting look at the world of shellfish that is really important to the port and the surrounding fishermen.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Michael O
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is a most wonderful collection housed in dozens and dozens of top of the range display cases, all beautifully lit and labelled in both french and english. Unbelieveable!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank David T
Reviewed 31 October 2015

small museum and nice gift shop, this is something to do for an hour with the children when wandering around St Malo. The kids can do an activity sheet to learn about shells from around the world. Friendly shop owner

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank spangey78
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Found this place accidentally. The shop is absolutely full of wonderful and fairly priced items from jewellery to shells and plates bowls pens etc etc. Fabulous items. Staff were above and beyond helpful. I will definitely go again next time im in St Malo

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

You'd think this would appeal to children only, but you'll find many more adults there. Who doesn't marvel at the world of both common & rare sea shell types. You'll see them nicely presented & there is English translation present. She'll items to purchase if...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank David B L
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The museum is quite small but it is an intriguing collection gathered and run by a family. It's a great opportunity for kids as they are given a search sheet to look for specific shells and answer questions (for older kids). At the end, they...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 2 October 2014

The museum is attached to an arts and craft shop based on shells. Not very large, but quite interesting and with lots of information in English. Only €5 entry.

Date of experience: September 2014
3  Thank David S
Reviewed 20 August 2014

If you like shells or jewellery, you must stop into this shop. The proprietaire is very approachable and kind. He has a wide range of jewellery, from budget conscious to pricier items and all are beautiful. We toured his personal collection of shells, available for...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank CanadianGirl252014
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