North Shore Shell Museum

With ample opportunity for unique shells to wash ashore throughout the British Virgin Islands, the North Shore Shell Museum has a lot of material to work with. This is a fun spot to take kids who thrill at all the different colors and shapes of shells.


The North Shore Shell Museum is located in Carrot Bay, and is truth is a bit cluttered and over run with shells. If just looking at thousands of seashells sounds a bit on the boring side, never fear. There are local crafts and model ships here as well.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Little Carrot Bay if you plan on visiting North Shore Shell Museum, since those visiting this area of the Virgin Islands will be pleased to have convenient access to the museum during their time there. There is a sufficient collection of hotels in the area near this attraction.

Hotels near North Shore Shell Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Heritage Inn Hotel -- --
Sugar Mill Hotel Hotel 0.7 mi. (6.7 km) SSW
Sebastian's on the Beach Hotel 1.1 mi. (7.4 km) SW
Myett's Hotel -- --
Elm Beach Suites Hotel -- --
Agape Cottages Cottages 1.5 mi. (4.1 km) NE
Long Bay Beach Resort Resort 1.5 mi. (8.1 km) SW

Location and What's Nearby

One close-by beach that does attract many museum visitors, is Apple Bay.


Operating Hours

The opening and closing hours for North Shore Shell Museum are not readily available, meaning that your group's smartest chance at success is phoning early to ensure the building is going to be up and running during the time you and your group intend to make an appearance.


For price of admission, call North Shore Shell Museum ahead of time to find out if they charge, and if so, how much.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (284) 495-4714

Location: North Shore Road, Little Carrot Bay, Tortola


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