Shell Museum Paal 14
A glimpse into the fascinating world of shells and marine creatures. This charming museum is a treasure trove filled with beautiful shells from around the world.
What can you expect at Shell Museum Paal 14?
- Extensive Shell Collections: Admire the extensive collections of shells and marine life, ranging from local beach finds to exotic specimens from distant shores. Discover over 1,500 species of shells from countries all over the world.
- Educational Exhibitions: The museum offers informative exhibitions that provide insight into the biology and ecology of mollusks for visitors of all ages. Learn about general facts about mollusks and their role in marine ecosystems.
- Unique Beach Finds: In addition to shells, you'll also find million-year-old amber, coal from sunken steamships, remnants of ancient wooden shipwrecks, starfish, ray eggs, crabs, and other beach finds from Schiermonnikoog.
- Special Collections: Take a look at a folder full of notes from washed-up bottles, a unique collection that highlights the mysterious and romantic side of the sea.
A Fascinating Journey through the World of Shells
Whether you're an avid shell collector or simply curious about the natural beauty of the sea, Shell Museum Paal 14 offers an enriching experience.
Furthermore Shell Museum Paal 14 is near the following sights: Lighthouse Zuidertoren Schiermonnikoog (±500 m), Whale Jaw (±600 m), Koningshuis (±600 m), Monk Statue (±600 m) & Information centre Het Baken (±650 m).
Martjeland 14, Schiermonnikoog