Magical World of Shells Museum, Piran

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The only venue of its kind in Slovenia, Magical World of Shells Museum features more than 4,000 specimens of rare and unusual mollusks. You'll see one of the biggest clams in the world, pearls, sea urchins, crabs, sea stars, and much more. The interactive museum is a highly informative attraction designed to promote environmental awareness and teach visitors about the importance of conservation. With a constantly expanding collection, you'll always see something new there, no matter how many times you visit. Plan trip to Piran with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • We enjoyed our visit to this museum so much!the curator was very nice and helpful, we learned a lot of interesting info about sea shells and sea snails.thanks!  more »
  • If you are in Piran, find the Museum at the seaside of Tartini square and spend some time in it. If you know only a couple of shells from the coast, you will be amazed of shell diversity. And if you.....  more »
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  • Attractive little museum with thousands of shells. From different oceans. There is even a giant shell on a display weighting more than 100 kg. Information is available in different languages and in different interactive ways. Great fun for young and old! There are also some attractive souvenirs and books for sale. The personnel is always attentive and very professional.

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