Cupra Marittima - Shell Museum

The Malacological Museum of Cupra Marittima, founded in 1977 is one of the world's largest museum of this kind. There's a three thousand meters exhibition space, boasting more than seven hundred thousand pieces and over seven million shells. Special exhibition areas are dedicated to fossil shells and to a collection of shellfish instruments.
The museum includes a library with over three thousand thematic volumes, a photo lab, a conference room and a lecture hall.

Cupra Marittima - Shell Museum

Via Adriatica, 240
Cupra Marittima (AP)
0735 777550

OPENING TIME: June-August: every day. April-May September: Tue-Thu-Sat-Sun October-March: Mon-Sat-Sun

Recommended for: Family - Culture

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