• Sea Shell Museum

    Place To Visit Diu

    Sea Shell Museum


    Place To Visit


    Diu

    Sea Shell Museum

    A private treasure trove and different sea shells from all across the world is on display in this museum. It's one of the first of its kind, and it's filled with a wide range of unusual and gorgeous seashells.



    Why to visit this place

    Captain Devjibhai Vira Fulbaria, a former merchant navy captain who spent the majority of his life gathering wide kinds of sea shells on his trips, owns and manages the Sea Shell Museum. The gallery is regarded as Asia's largest, with a collection of roughly 2500 to 3000 different varieties of sea shells. It is also believed to be the first museum in the world which provide visitors with magnifying glasses of varied strengths so they may examine the small details of the shells up close.

    A spider, scorpion, cockle, abalone, mollusks, and crustacean shells are among the shells on display in the museum. In addition, the museum has a large collection of research materials dedicated to presenting in-depth information about the history of shells.

    More About Sea Shell Museum

    When is the ideal time to visit the Museum of Sea Shells?

    The optimum time to visit the museum is between 12:00 and 3:00 p.m.

    How long will it take you to see the museum?

    Your tour to the museum will last no longer than 30 minutes.




    Special Tip:

    The cost of admission to the museum is INR 20 per person. You could also contact ahead to see if the museum is open, as the Captain may be out fishing.




    Location

    Open Time : 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

    Entry : free

    Address : Diu Museum, Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, India

    By Kiara

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