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Address: Highway 101, Fortuna, CA 95540
Phone Number: (707) 725-2714
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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go. now. you will LOVE it!

if you are anywhere near here and you love rocks, you have to go, that's all there is to it! i was on a time crunch and next time i'm in the area i will go when i have more time... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Batavia, Illinois
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Batavia, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

if you are anywhere near here and you love rocks, you have to go, that's all there is to it! i was on a time crunch and next time i'm in the area i will go when i have more time to spend. you can spend hours looking at the absolutely gorgeous stuff there! and their prices for stuff are... More 

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Eastvale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Passing through nor cal we found this family owned gem of a store. Workers were super nice and knowledgeable. Great rocks 🐙🐙🐙🐙🐙🐙

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

This place was pretty amazing, my girlfriend and I both love geology and collecting. Chapman's has such a large selection of gems/minerals/etc we spent forever looking at all of them! The museum and gallery was especially interesting. Staff is very informative and friendly too.

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Fortuna, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

beautiful Gems and lots of them to buy. It's a family owned business, and it's rich in history of the north Coast

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Take a break from hiking in the redwoods and checking out local breweries and spend an hour or two browsing through the amazing collection of rocks and minerals found at Chapman's. There is something for everyone - larger specimens for your garden or rock saw, a wide array of minerals (well organized!), jewelry and beads, rock/fossil/ geode items for the... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I love rocks/gems/crystals/fossils, etc. My 6 year old son now shares this love. When I saw this place advertised on an Avenue of the Giants brochure I picked up, I knew we had to swing by. It was right off the highway, just before Fortuna if you're headed north. We got there just before they closed at 5. They have... More 

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Fortuna, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We have been there several times, interesting to visit if you are interested in rocks and minerals. Great display and nice stuff to buy..

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Livermore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

I have never been inside a mineral shop this big before. There are HUGE crystals, every kind of mineral from around the world, fossils, and gem stones. If you are into gems and minerals, this is the place for you... impressive is an understatement !!!!

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Palo Alto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

On our recent family trip to the Redwoods we stopped at Chapman's and were very pleasantly surprised. The shop itself is huge with many interesting gem and fossil specimens for sale. Our 11 year old son is a beginning Rock Hound and he loved the place. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable and great with kids. The museum has... More 

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Fairbanks, AK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Looked like a good museum but we didn't have time to take it. My husband is a Geologist and enjoyed this place.

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Additional Information about Chapman's Gem & Mineral Shop & Museum

Address: Highway 101, Fortuna, CA 95540
Phone Number: (707) 725-2714
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Fortuna
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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