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Lyme Regis Fossil Shop

4 Bridge Street, Lyme Regis DT73QA, England
(44) (0)1297 442088
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Ranked #2 of 8 Shopping in Lyme Regis
Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping
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Rushden, United Kingdom
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508 reviews 508 reviews
212 attraction reviews
438 helpful votes 438 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

A cracking little shop,informative and well set out with a little downstairs museum type part too which i thought was quite sweet.They sell some beautiful items here too.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Always really helpful in this shop, unlike the other place we went to on our trip. Staff are Full of information and take time when dealing with customers enquiries.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We went to Lyme Regis with the home fossil hunting but it was high tide so we just wandered on the seafront which was rather busy and the Sun was pretty strong , so we decided to go to nearby Charmouth. However, before we caught the bus to the "park and ride" we came across the fossil shop. We went... More

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Merstham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Very well presented, spacious, good variety of products to suit all pockets. Polite, friendly and helpful staff.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Wonderful shop with an extensive amount of things to buy. Fossils, postcards, minerals and a lovely selection of jewelry all at great prices. We truely enjoyed our visit at the Fossil Shop!

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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166 reviews 166 reviews
71 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

This shop is not to missed while in Lyme Regis. A vast collection of fossils and related stuff on sale. even if you don't want to buy you can brouse around for a good half an hour and be fasinated by the stuff. Good free entertainment.

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Oldham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My eldest boy enjoyed this shop as he couldn't find any fossils on the beach so we had to buy him some.

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

A lovely shop in Lyme Regis full of a variety of fossils. The staff were very friendly and even helped us to identify some fossils we found on the beach. Well worth a look if you are in the area.

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
23 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Despite being quite a small shop, the Fossil Shop has tons to see. I was very impressed by the range and quality of the fossils that were found in Lyme Regis or other locations on the Jurassic Coast. They also have a selection of other non-local fossils and a collection of gemstones from around the world. And the best part,... More

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New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Not only interesting to visit as a tourist attraction, however, more so if you want to learn more about history and science. Really great shop to spend over an hour just checking out the fossils and admiring the gems.

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