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Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute

40 Crow Lane, Hamilton HM19, Bermuda
+1 441-292-7219
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Great evening cruise with gloworms!

Just after full moons during the summer months BUEI runs evening harbour cruises to see spectacular... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Reading, United Kingdom
via mobile
Worth the time to visit

It offers a good understanding of the waters around Bermuda and what lives there. I really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Streamwood, Illinois
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Experience the wonders of the ocean without getting wet! Interactive exhibits for both young and old including The America's Cup exhibit, our new simulated dive into the Bermuda Triangle, our 'Living with the Ocean' exhibit which examines the human impact on the marine environment, one of the largest private shell collections in the world, the famous Teddy Tucker Shipwreck Gallery and so much more!
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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40 Crow Lane, Hamilton HM19, Bermuda
+1 441-292-7219
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just after full moons during the summer months BUEI runs evening harbour cruises to see spectacular glow worms in the water as they mate. It is a short spectacle of light but aside from this the cruise is really nice with a good sunset view...More

Thank Moretea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It offers a good understanding of the waters around Bermuda and what lives there. I really enjoyed the shell room and the three dimensional model of Bermuda which really gave a good idea how deep the water is not too far from shore. The America's...More

Thank LotusExplorerTravel
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We visited with our two teen aged boys. While the museum is small the exhibits were well laid out and interesting.The exhibits on the America's Cup and the items from sunken ships stood out.

Thank annedvt
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This place was great! It is a bit nondescript from the outside so I would suggest telling the driver where you want to go if you take the bus. The bus stop was right across the street which was very convenient. There are many exhibits...More

1  Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Great way to spend a couple of hours on a rainy day. Walking distance from hotels in Hamilton. Loved the Americas Cup interactive display and virtual reality experience. Good stuff!

1  Thank janjanvanman059
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We traveled to Hamilton and took the free 10:30 tour at the city hall . As we exited the city we decided to go to this museum. What a great experience.After walking the streets of Hamilton, the air conditioned museum was a relief. They have...More

3  Thank CEC51
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Wow, I didn't expect this museum to be one of my favorite spots in Bermuda. Very informative for all ages. Seashells collections were impressive. The exhibition of America's cup were extremely fascinating even though I never had experience in water sports. I really promised myself...More

1  Thank Cocotkh
Reviewed 17 August 2017

A really well curated 'museum' that educated, informed and entertained giving visitors a good history of Bermuda and explaining all about the formation of the island, the sea life and some of the nautical history. Was really well done, informative, and kept the kids (10&8)...More

1  Thank Ian G
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Some interesting exhibits on the American cup, underwater exploration, and artifacts from shipwrecks. We walked to it from the ferry area at front street. It's about. 25 min walk from there. You can pay extra and ride on the blue train that includes a guided...More

1  Thank charlestonmel
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I have been visiting the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute since its opening. A learning experience to value. Very innovative. A visit will include the history of diving bells and their scientific explorations, a spectacular shell collection, the new America's Cup sailing exhibit, Teddy Tucker's treasure...More

2  Thank Deirdre D
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Response from BUEI | Property representative |
That is correct - it is the Harbourfront restaurant. Have a Bermuda-ful day! Best, BUEI team