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Crater of Diamonds State Park

209 State Park Rd, Murfreesboro, AR 71958-8947
+1 870-285-3113
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Didn't find a diamond but had a really good relaxing time. Got pretty excited when I found 3 pieces... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Phyllis H
via mobile
empty

Came up empty but glad we did it. Brought dirt home for the grandkids to go through. If you do... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
luluohio_9
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209 State Park Rd, Murfreesboro, AR 71958-8947
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Didn't find a diamond but had a really good relaxing time. Got pretty excited when I found 3 pieces of calcite! Looked like diamonds to me.

Thank Phyllis H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came up empty but glad we did it. Brought dirt home for the grandkids to go through. If you do it, talk to someone so you know ehat you are looking for. Wear clothes you can put in a big bag or throw away. We...More

Thank luluohio_9
Reviewed 2 days ago

Most finds are from walking the open field mine area and seeing on top of the ground. Sitting in the mud was fun, but exposed to weather. The real treat is the beauty of the surrounding area, getting there, and it was very inexpensive.

Thank Jachin R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've been visiting the Crater of Diamonds for years now, lost count after using up my first 20 visit mine pass a long time ago - they are definitely well worth the discount. Although there are many ways to prospect for diamonds, wet sifting is...More

1  Thank jaggio1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our reason for coming to Murfreesboro. Although we tried to get by cheap by staying at the wrong motel(see review) we had a fun but exhausting time. We are all in our 60s and this was a bucket list thing. We learned a...More

Thank Happy2dog
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped at Crater of Diamonds while on a road trip with family. Kids (14,12,11) lost interest pretty quick, however, I did enjoy it and would do it again. Would like to see more interaction in the fields by park workers. Possibly offering suggestions, guidance or...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just a huge big ole field that you can get down in and dig for diamonds. You must take your children if they are interested in rocks and pretty stones of any kind. You can literally find all kinds of stuff out there. You can...More

Thank ArkansasSleepyhead
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very nice RV park! Lot size was good. Lots are level with a step up to the picnic area. Picnic table, grill and burn ring available. Very pretty area. Bathrooms/showers are nice. Great walking paths. Beautiful area. The rainbow trout fishing nearby was great!

1  Thank paju1452
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed ourselves looking, digging, washing, and then--nothing. But, believe this; a week after we left, a young woman just looking, found a brown diamond about 4 carets(?) in the same general area where we were looking and digging--near the main drain pipe. I don't...More

1  Thank keystoneTexas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here as an adventure. We didn't find any Dimonds, but while we were there someone found a 7carrot dimond.

1  Thank Quentin P
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Nona R
What are the chances of finding a diamond?
May 16, 2017|
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Response from Ava H | Reviewed this property |
basically a needle in a hay stack but there are other stone to be found their is a vein of amethyst there to we have found some
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T2626MBmichelleh
I use a walker and a mobility scooter so I am wo Deering if either of these can be used? I guess I'm asking about the terain.
May 7, 2017|
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Response from Rebecca M | Reviewed this property |
I agree call to ask if they have any special set up for disabilities. You may be able to maneuver close to the start of the field, but it's very deep bumps so a scooter or walker would not maneuver easy throughout. Also... More
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Verna K
What is the price to look for gorgeous Diamonds
April 4, 2017|
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Response from Amber T | Reviewed this property |
$10 for adults, $6 kids 6-12, and under 6 free
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