Today at the Museum

Daily Island Inn Beach Walk
9:00 a.m.
Live Tank Talks
Family Shell Arts & Crafts
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Hours & Admission

Open Daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with plenty of FREE PARKING

Adult (18+): $15

Youth (12-17 years): $9

Child (5-11 years): $7

Children 4 and under: FREE

Active Military: FREE

(Closed Thanksgiving Day. Open Noon to 4 on New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day & Christmas Day)

Contact Us

Phone: (239) 395-2233
Toll-free: (888) 679-6450

Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum
3075 Sanibel-Captiva Road
Sanibel, Florida 33957

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