At Island Inn 3111 W Gulf Drive Sanibel, FL 33957
Advanced Booking Required
Join our Marine Biologist for an hour long beach walk near Island Inn. Walks depart daily from the Island Inn lobby at 9 a.m. Learn about the shells, mollusks, and other marine life that has washed ashore.
The cost is $10 for adults and $7 for children (ages 5-17). Parking at Island Inn is free for beach walk participants. Space is limited so book online now or by calling (239) 395-2233 to make a reservation. Please call the Museum if your party is larger than the allotted spaces.
All participants receive a coupon for half-off Shell Museum admission.
Beach walk tickets are non-refundable. A full refund will be given if the Museum cancels due to weather.
NOTE: If you are a current guest at the Island Inn, please make your reservation through the hotel directly.
Certified Shell Ambassadors interested in additional training are encouraged to sign up for our advanced course. This full-day (8:00am-5:00pm) class will cover various topics such as scaphopods, cephalopods, local avian fauna, invertebrates, our collections, reproductive and feeding habits of local mollusks, and much more. Come network with other Ambassadors, talk about your experiences, identify your beach finds, and sharpen your shell identification skills. Continental breakfast and lunch are included in your registration fee.
Let our marine biologists help you see the beach and shelling in a whole new way! Our daily walks at the Island Inn and monthly treks to Bunche Beach in Fort Myers provide insights into local flora and fauna. Plus you’ll receive half-off Museum admission! Advance booking required, please.View
Our Museum Store has terrific marine-themed items for all ages and budgets! Including Charles Albert jewelry, books, cards and souvenirs to commemorate your visit to Sanibel! Open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. - no Museum admission required to shop!View
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 @ 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.View