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Chapman's Gem & Mineral Shop & Museum

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Highway 101, Fortuna, CA 95540
+1 707-725-2714
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Rock is a rock

I'm not a rock hound at all but finally stoped in And tried to figure this place out! It's got... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2017
Clarjoe
via mobile
amazing variety of stones and knowledgeable staff

I loved this place! They had an amazing variety of different types of stones, and the employees... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
PaulaJB2015
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Nashville, Tennessee
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Highway 101, Fortuna, CA 95540
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+1 707-725-2714
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Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

I'm not a rock hound at all but finally stoped in And tried to figure this place out! It's got lots of rocks for sure super dusty inventory inside On shelves and bins. Small selection of books And some rocks outside. Some of the rocks...More

Thank Clarjoe
Reviewed May 22, 2017

I loved this place! They had an amazing variety of different types of stones, and the employees were very friendly and knowledgeable. Just be sure to go early - they close at 5:00 - at least the Saturday we were there.

Thank PaulaJB2015
Reviewed April 20, 2017

This place has it all, and the museum is a nice place to stretch your legs and learn a bit. The man was very knowledgeable and helpful to point you in the right direction if you are looking for something particular. Prices are good and...More

Thank Peppertaz
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Huge selection of crystals and rocks in all shapes and sizes. Lots of beautiful pieces in all price ranges.

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed December 22, 2016

my wife is the usual reason for these trips as she likes looking for rocks in different places. We stopped by Chapman's and spent awhile looking through there rock and gem displays. Very nice, helpful when needed and reasonable pricing.

Thank alanvoetsch
Reviewed December 7, 2016

You can easily spend hours talking with the very knowledgeable staff. I am a custom wood worker and some times go there to buy semi precious minerals to use as inlay in some of my pieces

Thank deathvalleysteve
Reviewed October 17, 2016

My girlfriend in San Francisco made a point of taking me there on one of our trips (we travel over 2000 miles in just a few days, stopping at interesting places). Being a rockhound, myself, found the young man and me, owners son (?) deep...More

Thank A B
Reviewed October 17, 2016

This place is great. It's the only rock shop in the area, and I stop by every chance I get just to ooh and ah, even if I don't plan to buy anything. There are a couple of places in Humboldt that specialize in beads...More

Thank David K
Reviewed August 31, 2016

Chapman's is located south of Fortuna just off Highway 101 halfway between Rio Dell and Fortuna. You wouldn't know to look at it, but the museum is worth the stop. It is also a great place to take kids.

Thank lentz316
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Fabulous specimen collection as well as reasonable retail prices on wide range of minerals and some artworks.

Thank DaleMMR
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