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Rare Things Gallery

Address: 106 Main Street, Creede, CO 81130
Phone Number: 719-658-2376
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Ranked #5 of 10 Attractions in Creede
Type: Art Galleries, Specialty Shops, Museums, Shopping & Fashion
Owner description: The mystique and lure of Rare Things make the trek to Creede worth while. The knowledgeable...
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Type: Art Galleries, Specialty Shops, Museums, Shopping & Fashion
Owner description: The mystique and lure of Rare Things make the trek to Creede worth while. The knowledgeable, friendly and energetic team of personal shopping assistants bring life to the stories behind this global collection. A visit to Rare Things Gallery is always an adventure in Treasure Hunting!
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Austin, Texas
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112 reviews 112 reviews
56 attraction reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I think there are actually two shops, that have slightly different names right next to each other. The Rare Things Gallery had the large carved sinks with ammonites that someone else mentioned in another review. They also had lots of nice gems and minerals, and we bought some excellent samples. They also have art pieces. Next door (on the North... More 

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Phoenix
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46 reviews 46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

A terrific Gallery with local and nationally recognized artists. A wonderful Gallery with so much to see! Don't miss the Owner's Jewelry displays .. Fabulous pieces!!

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New Jersey
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162 reviews 162 reviews
71 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I was drawn into the store by the sink in the window which has ammonite fossils surrounding it. Although they were out of my price range I bought a small heart shaped soap dish with ammonite in it. Great shop to browse for rare things.

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Sarasota, Florida
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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I could decorate my entire house with things from this gallery. We wondered around for at least an hour looking at everything. The staff is very friendly and helpful. I will go back every time I visit Creede.

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Houston, Texas
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24 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

Awesome shop right next to San Juan Sports in downtown Creede. Lots of Rocks and minerals for sale including many native to Colorado and silver from Creede. Agate and Geos. Fossils and antlers and many neat trinkets and keepsakes. Super friendly staff in a super friendly town!

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