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Shellmuseum

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A gift of a museum

We visited Schiermonnikoog in March, in a particularly cold period. We took a snowy walk to the... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Anna H
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Really interesting

Imagine a teacher of biology with a fascination for shells..... next to his house there is an annex... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Judith N
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3 Mar 2018
“A gift of a museum ”
4 Apr 2017
“Really interesting”
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We visited Schiermonnikoog in March, in a particularly cold period. We took a snowy walk to the shell museum and were amazed by what we heard and found! The owner greeted us at the door and gave us a informative introduction to his and his...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Imagine a teacher of biology with a fascination for shells..... next to his house there is an annex with many displays: Shells that his family has found over the past decades. He travels all over the world to look for them! Go and see for...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

When I go to Schiermonnikoog, I never go back without a visit in the Schelpen Museum by Thijs de Boer. It's really impressive, what this guy has collected and found. Really recommendable. Samuel Büttler, Basel, Switzerland

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

In a private house you find a huge collection of shells all collected by the owner himself. He knows a lot about shells and likes to explain also to children. You pay a small amount and can come back any time, which is very nice.

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Reviewed 28 July 2013

This review was written by our 8-year old son. The museum was one of the best days of my life. I liked the giant crab and mini crabs, also the giant spiral shell and all the multi-colored shells, but my favorite thing was the man...More

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