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Excellent, but ?rename to Museum of Fossils and Minerals

Excellent guide. Excellent specimens. Wonderful educational experience for the children and us... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2016
ArielAZ
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KL
Worth visiting, and we could not resist buying

Understanding the fossils, how they formed, how they were found, how they are made into everything... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2015
Anthony-Susan
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Oct 27, 2017
“I enjoyed this stop but wish there had been more information on the fossils themselves.”
Feb 19, 2016
“Excellent, but ?rename to Museum of Fossils and Minerals”
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Reviewed October 27, 2017

We were on a small group tour when we stopped at the fossil shop. I thought the fossils were fascinating, but I've had some experience with fossils here in Indiana so I had something to compare these fossils to. The guide showed us the stone...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed February 19, 2016

Excellent guide. Excellent specimens. Wonderful educational experience for the children and us adults in seeing the work and skill that go into extracting fossils intact. Great opportunity to purchase genuine fossils. If you are in the area, do try and pay this place a visit....More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank ArielAZ
Reviewed June 14, 2015

Understanding the fossils, how they formed, how they were found, how they are made into everything from cheese trays to magnificent tables and fountains kept us mesmerized for several hours. After learning all this, we simply had to buy some items. They are now our...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed September 20, 2014

I didn't want to go, but went and was enthralled. A young man with great English gave us a history, geology and archaeology lesson. Do yourself a favour and spend an hour here!

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Margaret N
Reviewed June 10, 2013

A few kilometers on the road to Merzouga from Rissani you can find a new fossile "gallery" with a T-rex and other dinosaur skeletons in full view. Worth a stop, especially with kids. Please fix the name of the venue if I got it wrong.

Date of experience: May 2013
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