India Seashell Museum, Mahabalipuram

India Seashell Museum, Mahabalipuram

Enter fee for museum - INR 100

Entry fee for aquarium - INR 50

Camera fee : INR 100

Timings - 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

Location - Just 1.5 km away from Panch Rathas

One of the most popular tourist attractions in Mahabalipuram, Indian Seashell Museum is famous amongst people of all age groups. The museum is forts of its kind in India and the largest one India. On display are around 40,000 kinds of shells along with details about them. These shells have been collected by K Raja Mohamed, the founder of the museum. The museum also has oysters and snails with information about their sizes and origin. There are car, ship, train, plane, etc. made from shell, which has been put on display. There are four galleries.

The museum also has a shopping centre, called Maya bazaar, where visitors can get their hands on different interesting items that are made from sea products such as oysters and conch shells. The place has beautiful pearl jewelry. There is also a small aquarium in the complex, called Fish World, which houses colorful fishes. There is a seafood restaurant too, Fresh ‘n Live Sea Food. The museum complex is spread in an area one and a half acres of land.

Ask for Booking

Recommened Packages


Load More

Yes, Plan my Trip


Offer
Step out and travel with an ideal holiday planning done by our experts based on personalized experiences over guidebooks
Trip to India