Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum
The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum features more than 30 exhibits of mollusks from around the world devoted to shells. Exhibits include shells in art and history, shell habitats, rare specimens, World Record size shells, fossil shells, common Southwest Florida shells, and more. The learning…
The shell museum is pretty cool. There must be a million shells to see. Very informative about the types of shells and how they are made. Very nice display. Nominal fee.
very interesting displays and information on the amazing variety of shells you can find right on our beach !
Wow - you do not want to miss this place - be sure to experience the live presentation to learn about the amazing wildlife and shelling on Sanibel!
Learn all about the shells of Sanibel Island and buy Florida souvenirs. Unbelievable art work done with shells. How abalone was used in Asia furniture. A must see during your vacation.
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