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Corfu Shell Museum

Open Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Sooooo many different shells!!!

Very nice collection of shells and sea creatures! Clean and simple. Not too informative but lots to... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
via mobile
Cute little Museum

Nice small museum of private collection of marine life from around the world. Person in shop gave... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
via mobile
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We came to see the museum and made a trip of 1,5 hours from the north. But the guard of the museum told us that the museum is not open to 18:00 and closing time is now (16:00). Was very disappointing.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 140bernhardn
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice collection of shells and sea creatures! Clean and simple. Not too informative but lots to see.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bigbeka23
Reviewed 10 July 2018

a fantastic place..museum of unusual various shells, this is unique and should be visited. A wonderful way to get to know the seabed

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank sergejkon256
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The musium is full of different shells, and examples of sea life. The kids were amazed at how big the whale bones were. - The different star fish, and the amount of shells, and different sea creatures on display. The spiders where of great interest...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank IreneRiding
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Nice small museum of private collection of marine life from around the world. Person in shop gave us a tour and history of the exhibits. My son loved it. Pretty good price.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank PeterZ986
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Very nice collection and interesting information. The staff really friendly. In the price is included also the guide who is sharing info about some exhibits. Worth visiting!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank vech2016
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

It's a small museum but you won't be disappointed. A huge collection of shells and other creatures from the sea and oceans of the world. Including Very unique shells and fossils which can not be seen anywhere else. It's 4 euros per person which includes...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Berecz I
Reviewed 17 May 2017

You will be amazed. It is a perfect small museum of sea shells and other items. The family, collectors, curators and tour guide now run the museum. A must see for Greece.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank tfMN
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

It is nice to spend the one hour you need to walk past all the nicely ordered shells, sea animals and other stuff located in one single room, but longer than one hour you won't spend here. Besides that there is the fact that there...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Niels P
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my friends been in this museum this summer. We were wellcomed by its owner, fantastic guy, who told us incredible story of his life and how he collected all those shells in many seas and oceans around the world. We were amazed! Bravo!

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Miki M
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