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Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute

40 Crow Lane, Hamilton HM19, Bermuda
+1 441-292-7219
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The shell collection is AWSOME

Overall great and well worth a visit, although the "diving experience" ride is a little dated... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
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This place had a bunch of cool exhibits on a variety of subjects. The new one on the upcoming 2017... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2016
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Experience the wonders of the ocean without getting wet! Interactive exhibits for both young and old including The America's Cup exhibit, our new simulated dive into the Bermuda Triangle, our 'Living with the Ocean' exhibit which examines the human impact on the marine environment, one of the largest private shell collections in the world, the famous Teddy Tucker Shipwreck Gallery and so much more!
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  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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40 Crow Lane, Hamilton HM19, Bermuda
+1 441-292-7219
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Overall great and well worth a visit, although the "diving experience" ride is a little dated! Lots to do and see, very educational, and I'm sure children would love it.

Thank LGDunblane
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

This place had a bunch of cool exhibits on a variety of subjects. The new one on the upcoming 2017 America's Cup was particularly fun to see.

Thank DPA120
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Although a long walk from the ferry drop off, it was worth it! We loved the room that is already dedicated to the America's Cup next year. Lots of info, the chance to "try" sailing a catamaran , lots of shells to see and even...More

Thank reindeer367
Reviewed 26 April 2016

If you've ever wondered about the oceans of the world and what goes on there, BUEI is the place for you! On the first Wednesday of each month the facility in St. George has a free tour at 10:00 am. It's a great way to...More

Thank HappyBostonTraveller
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

This was a great place to stop by for a quick visit while shopping around front street. There were plenty of interactive exhibits to learn about marine life, technology, and shipwrecks. It's a great break for the kiddos if you're spending the day dragging them...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We spent a very enjoyable afternoon here. The exhibits are very well done and now include an excellent display of the up coming America's cup. There is a fun simulation of a descent to the bottom of the ocean. The restaurant attached to the institute...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 15 April 2016

This was so much more than we thought it would be. The exhibits were very interesting and the staff was incredibly helpful. We were the very first paid customers for the America's Cup exhibit, which was both fun and informative. We also enjoyed the seashell...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This is a most interesting display of the sea around Bermuda and the staff are very helpful. It is suitable for children with interactive displays. The shell collection is amazing and I did not expect to be impressed with it.

Thank PrestburySK
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

The institute is packed with fun and informative activities for both adults and kids. Pros: low cost ($15 per person); packed with information; interactive; shell collection; bioluminescent "ride" (for kids); on the bus line. Con: quirky location for the ticket counter (it's inside the gift...More

Thank JE and JA D
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Stopped in during our visit in March 2016 (2 adults, 2 children). Bit of a walk from Hamilton center but worth the trip. It's probably a 1 - 1.5 hour visit to see everything here. The exhibit on the recovery of the silver ingots was...More

Thank guppy98
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Response from BUEI | Property representative |
That is correct - it is the Harbourfront restaurant. Have a Bermuda-ful day! Best, BUEI team