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India Seashell Museum, Mahabalipuram

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Learn about the history and diversity of marine life at India Seashell Museum. The museum houses over 40,000 different species of rare shells organized in several exhibitions with an aquarium area where you can see how the shells coexist with the natural marine life. The official guides of museum explain in person every detail about the exhibits, giving the learning experience a personal touch. Take a memorabilia of the sea back home from the museum's shop which also sells pearls and objects made entirely of seashells. To visit India Seashell Museum and other attractions in Mahabalipuram, use our Mahabalipuram trip itinerary builder.
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  • We had visited this unique museum which is located close to Pancha Rathas during our sightseeing in Mahabalipuram. We were shocked to find the ticket price which was 100 rupees for museum and 50 rupee...  read more »
  • Really appreciate the effort, Marvelous Collection Must Watchable once in life time , Thoroughly enjoyed 
  • This was the 1st Shell Museum Visited by us. A good experience and a nice job done by the creator in categorizing the shells in different types and even providing details about a few including the rar...  read more »
  • Huuuuuge shell collection. A must see place in mahabalipuram
  • Incredible collection! Must go if you visit mahabalipuram!
  • Nice collections of sea shells
  • Big collection of marine lives and sea shells.Rs.50/entrance ticket
  • Lots of information about shells and its Good
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