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DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum

708 Ocean Highway, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
+1 302-539-9366
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Small but interesting Museum

We visited in August and it is a small little museum. It is interesting to see the real artifacts... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Free Museum but beware closed on Wednesdays

we found out the hard way that this cute little museum is closed on Wednesdays - it is over a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Toronto, Canada
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708 Ocean Highway, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
+1 302-539-9366
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited in August and it is a small little museum. It is interesting to see the real artifacts discovered from shipwrecks and learn the history behind the items found. It is free but you can pay a small donation to help keep it running....More

Thank beachgrle1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we found out the hard way that this cute little museum is closed on Wednesdays - it is over a souvenir shop on Hwy 1 between Bethany Beach and Ocean City.

Thank Knightoffice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a very informative venture to the shipwreck museum. It was really interesting to see all the artifacts and read about them. But each description is extremely wordy, I lost interest far quicker than my husband because I didn't have my glasses. But we both really...More

Thank Lindsay Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only is there a free Shipwreck Museum upstairs, but the goodies and souvenirs in the store are great. The are all reasonably priced. In the back is a huge collection of all different kinds of shells at a very great price. We ALWAYS stop...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So cool!! I never expected such a neat little place. An exceptionally outstanding collection of sunken fines. Really worth the stop

Thank Kimberlyaeb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is amazing..., especially if the owner is there. A story with every object that has visitors enthralled!!! And..... it's free!! Best part of our visit to O.C.....Really!

Thank Becki V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our friend told us about this museum. We were impressed and enjoyed some great conversation with the owner. Too bad we didn't know of this when had our family at FI last summer, and best of all, it's FREE!!

Thank 17268Fern
Reviewed 30 July 2017

My husband and I chose to see the Discover Shipwreck Museum while planning our DE vacation. There were many artifacts on display and information. The museum is on the second floor of the Sea Shell City. Lots of fun and shopping here also. .

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Enter through Sea Shell City. It is upstairs. Check their hours first. Hours are different than shop. It is interesting and fun for all ages: kids, teens, adults. Kids also like the souvenir shop downstairs!

1  Thank cindy r
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This is a small museum above sea shell city. No admission fee but accepts donations. A nice variety of info and things pulled off wrecks. Very small space so but you could spend 45 minutes seeing and reading all the stuff.

Thank ppt4
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