What the press says about

World of Seashells

We had the pleasure of welcoming journalists from well-known media since the opening of the gallery. Please read on to find what they thought of the experience.

La Gazette

In the south of Mauritius, in Bel Ombre, a portion of an old sugar mill has been converted into a Seashells gallery.  Open since December 2019, World of Seashells presents an exceptional collection of shells aimed at educating adults and young people alike on the role that these fascinating objects have played in culture, myths and legends... 

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Defi Media

Discover the largest seashells collection in Africa!

Discover the undersea world as never seen before and travel the world over through the collection amassed from all over the planet.  A beautiful way of learning about myths and legends as well as culture linked with this fascinating object.

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Full immersion in the world of seashells!

 Visit this exposition to better understand seashells - the way they have been used through time as well as a through understanding of their morphology and living mechanism.

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We are located at La Place du Moulin in Bel Ombre, in the wild south of Mauritius. Find us here.