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Sleepy Town Beautiful Opals

Because it was Christmas weekend most of the stores and the Museum was closed. However a few stores... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2015
Beverly Gwen C
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Morristown, Tennessee
Opal Land

There are opal stores everywhere you look and in all price ranges. They are actually polishing and... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2015
stephany38
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San Luis Obispo
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Oct 12, 2017
“Check out stop”
Sep 25, 2017
“Arrived by accident after car troubles”
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Opalas de Mexico Independencia #115, Magdalena, Mexico
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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here and drove back out several years ago because it was so crowded. We picked a fiesta day. No parking and many people. Yesterday was quite the opposite. Very friendly people, even the venders were not overly pushy but they do work hard...More

1  Thank patritch
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Great little town with a big Mexican flavour. Try it around Mexican Independance and enjoy the local fiestas.

3  Thank michael s
Reviewed April 21, 2016

This is a long overdue review. We arrived in Magdalena Bay on February 25. Life gets in the way and makes me want to head back to Magdalena Bay. One of the most amazing days ever. When considering visiting Magdalena, we looked at taking a...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2015

Because it was Christmas weekend most of the stores and the Museum was closed. However a few stores were open and the small store that was open had pretty rings and the salesman there was really nice and told us how they were mined and...More

Thank Beverly Gwen C
Reviewed July 26, 2015

There are opal stores everywhere you look and in all price ranges. They are actually polishing and grinding and show you the stone - unfinished and polished as well. We ended up visiting a mine. The scenery was lovely. The mines are pick and ax....More

Thank stephany38
Reviewed February 21, 2014

We decided to incorporate a visit to Magdalena along with a visit to Tequila knowing that it was well known for opals. While we were not particularly impressed with the jewelry settings, the quantities of both raw and polished opals was quite impressive. Before purchasing...More

5  Thank 324neilc
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