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De Man Shell Collection

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Address: Morgenster 18, Oranjestad, Aruba
Phone Number:
8-24246
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This collection of shells is located in a private home but is open to the...

This collection of shells is located in a private home but is open to the public.

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De Man Shell Collection

A nice trip for a bit of ocean/shell history. This is a great little place to visit. If you have a burn and cant take the Aruba sun.....An educational trip for all ages. Give it a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
jctv13
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Morgantown, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice trip for a bit of ocean/shell history. This is a great little place to visit. If you have a burn and cant take the Aruba sun.....An educational trip for all ages. Give it a try!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

While not as large as most shell collections we've seen around the world, it was a nice collection and definitely worth the visit. So many times visitors only get to see outside sites, so getting indoors for a while was a welcome relief. The building was very neat and clean and the collection was very well presented. Give this a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2012

During my first of several trips to Aruba, I visited De Shell Man. I didni't know he exisited, but the friend with whom I was traveling had heard of him and his scientific collection of shells. Both of us loving the ocean, we decided to make an appointment to see his collection. He and his wife turned out to be... More 

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