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Fossil Cavern

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Nice little shop

Quaint little Isle of Wight shop! Packed full of interesting things and the chap in the shop was... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2016
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good Little Fossil Shop

This fossil shop is located on top of the hill in Shanklin high Street and is packed with goodies... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2015
London, England
via mobile
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Aug 13, 2019
“Amazing shop”
Jun 23, 2019
“Shop closed”
Shanklin's original Crystal and Fossil shop. We carry one of the largest selections of Fossils, crystal and minerals on the Island with something for everyone, from young children to the serious collector. Prices start from 50p. We currently have...more
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76A High Street, Shanklin PO37 6NJ, England
+44 1983 868874
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Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

I came here with my mum, dad and little sister because I have a great interest in gems and fossils. It was a great shop!! Friendly shopkeeper and reasonable prices. I recommend to anyone with similar interests to me!! Thanks

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 23, 2019

Very Disappointed after taking a Taxi only to find the shop closed mid afternoon could only window shop what a waste of time and money

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank micarla
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Intereszting place to visit for you or family who are interesred in fossils.Lots of dinosaurs as well

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elaine W
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

It was our last day of our family holiday 28.05.18 and we travelled all the way to Fossil Cavern as our children really wanted a dinosaur fossil after failing to find one on the beach. After checking online we made the journey over half an...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Faye R
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Wow lots to look at in this shop. The lovely man was very helpful when asking questions. Really happy with my salt lamp I had purchased at such a fab price!! Can't wait to go back and have another look when we next visit the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lottie1211
Reviewed July 18, 2017

I went for a visit in the summer holidays and was very surprised on how much was in there considering the size of the shop from the outside. Very friendly and would definitely go again.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Ryan B
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This is a must for those with dino loving kids the owner is fab and they carry all sorts of dino related stuff from pennyies to many pounds.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Guyiow
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Lots to look at and to browse at leisure. The fossils and gems are interesting as they have survived for millions of years!

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank GibbsJ
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Quaint little Isle of Wight shop! Packed full of interesting things and the chap in the shop was friendly, knowledgable and helpful.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank braddazz2801
Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

This fossil shop is located on top of the hill in Shanklin high Street and is packed with goodies. My son happily bought a 40million year old fish fossil. The owner was very helpful and I can recommend you take a look, there's plenty to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank wrennie09
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