The Shell Gallery at A la Ronde

Shell Gallery at A la Ronde, Devon

The Shell Gallery is utterly unique. Created to be viewed from the Octagon below, the Shell Gallery resembles an under water grotto.

Get closer

Now you can experience this incredible yet fragile gallery in minute detail for the first time since its closure 20 years ago.
A high quality 360 degree touchscreen virtual tour at the end of your visit allows you to enjoy this masterpiece.  Explore all the nooks and crannies and see what the gallery has to offer.
Due to the fragility of the collection the Shell Gallery can only be viewed using our 360 virtual tour on touchscreen.

A sneak peek

Take a look at our interactive video of the Shell Gallery for a taster of the wonders that await you here. Pop into the house and you can also view a similar video of the drawing room, home to much of the Parminter's incredible artwork. There's also an interactive film of the views from the roof gantry looking out over the Exe Estuary.