Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum (The)
The non-profit Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum features more than 30 exhibits of mollusks from around the world.
Exhibits are devoted to shells in art and history, shell habitat, rare specimens, fossil shells, common Southwest Florida shells, and more.
The learning lab features a hands-on play area for children, displays, games, and a tank with indigenous mollusks.
A half-hour video, Mollusks in Action, is shown on the hour, and a children's video is shown continuously.
The museum store offers a wide selection of shell books.
Your donations help:
The funds raised will be used to support and help maintain the high quality of our public programs.
There are many ways you can get involved.
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