Museu do Tubarao, Fernando de Noronha
(4.2/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
The displays of ferocious-looking jaws, spines, and photographs leave a lasting impression as you brush up on your knowledge of sharks at Museu do Tubarao. The small museum explains the characteristics and behaviors of various species--those mainly found in the waters around the archipelago--along with some more general facts about the formidable predators. The museum is located on the coast of Fernando de Noronha, and you can often catch sight of small sharks in the cove below. Nautically themed sculptures and relics complement the exhibition, as does the restaurant serving up traditional recipes. Try the “bolinho de tubalhau”, a delicious shark meat dumpling popular with the locals. With our world travel planner, Fernando de Noronha attractions like Museu do Tubarao can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Place to meet pictures and sharks teeth. In front of some sculptures such as the famous Mermaid and sea god for photos. One of the best places to shop for souvenirs de noronha. Has the cheaper shirts de noronha island
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  • It's not a huge Museum, but has some very interesting information about sharks, a beautiful view and a restaurant until all right. From time to time have nightly lectures about sharks, I think it should be the same (or similar) with that watched in the Tamar project, because the professional was the Museum, I saw was very instructive and fun, we love!
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  • This museum is an interesting place to learn a little more about the life of sharks. next to the Museum there is a bar where you can taste the tubalhau dumpling, made of shark meat.
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  • Ponto de parada obrigatório na Ilha!
  • Museu bastante interessante sobre a fauna na ilha
  • muiito lindoo tdd
  • Adorei o lugar
  • Muito legal esse museu. Interessante são as arcadas dentárias de diferentes tubarões. Recomendado.