World of Seashells

World of Seashells, Bel Ombre

Entrance Ticket + Discover the Interactive & Educational Displays + Access to Retail Corner

Begin this educational tour at the World of Seashells Museum, located in Bel Ombre's Place du Moulin, in the Southern part of the island. During the tour, customers will learn all valuable information about the shells :- morphology, life mechanism, defense system, their stunning and exquisite patterns, as well as their wonderful colours. They'll also discover how people all over the world have used shells over the centuries.

NOTE: Please phone us on 2180052 or 52543457 to check availability before making your booking.

NOTE: Please note that, as from the 13th March 2023, World of Seashells will NOT operate on Mondays

What's Included:


  • Operating Hours:

  • Tuesdays to Saturdays: as from 09h00 up to 17h00 (Last entry is at 16h30)

  • Sunday and Public Holidays: as from 09h00 up to 14h00 (Last Entry is at 13h30)

  • Location: Place du Moulin, Bel Ombre

  • Entry Ticket to World of Seashells Museum

  • Discover the largest Seashell collection in Africa

  • Explore the Myths & Legends and Shell Theorem sections

  • Access the Interactive & Educational Displays

  • Mini-laboratory with various fun activities

  • Access to Retail Corner for souvenirs, jewelry, decorative items and accessories

  • Parking facilities


NOTE: Safe Travels Sanitary Protocols are being enforced by the Service Provider and COVID-19 protocols are applicable

General Conditions:

  • Rate is valid for Mauritians and local residents only

  • Booking Confirmation must be shown by all customers on arrival

  • Reservation is required 48 hours in advance by phone (subject to availability)

  • Customers are requested to arrive, at least, 30 mins before the activity time

  • Customers are kindly requested to call the property on 2691500 to confirm availability before proceeding with the booking

  • The merchant is solely liable to the buyer for the care and quality of the advertised products and services

  • For any important info, customers are required to contact us on 2180052 for their booking

  • No-show Policy:

    • No-shows will be charged total rate; no refunds, rescheduling or re-booking allowed