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Chapman's Gem & Mineral Shop & Museum

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Knowledgable people, just ask them about beautiful gems and they will help you out with about... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
boxcutter11
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Fortuna, California
Grandchildren Love It

I have 11 grandchildren! Whenever they come to visit, they want to go to Chapman's. Boys and... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2017
rodjk37
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McKinleyville, California
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Highway 101, Fortuna, CA 95540
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Knowledgable people, just ask them about beautiful gems and they will help you out with about anything you need, a must see!

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Reviewed December 9, 2017

I have 11 grandchildren! Whenever they come to visit, they want to go to Chapman's. Boys and girls alike - they all love it. I do too - lots of neat rocks, jewelry and museum pieces here. And when I needed to replace two hematite...More

Thank rodjk37
Reviewed October 13, 2017

I love the museum here. They have some amazing mineral artifacts as well as archaeological artifacts. The shop it is part of has some cool things to see. The bins outside have some nifty little treasures but the better items are indoors. The staff are...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We drove by and was so interested we turned around and went back to take a look - we were well pleased to find an array of stones and rocks for sale. Owner was very helpful in describing and answering our questions ! Lots of...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Not a rock hound here but we stopped in because we've driven by many times and wanted to check it out. Place has a tremendous display of raw and finished rocks and gemstones but the real highlight of the place is the free museum in...More

Thank Raoul L
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Really neat store, with an awesome little museum. Fun attraction. Have taken a couple people here, they all loved it. Prices are reasonable, great for gifts

Thank Nora J
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome for a rock lover. They have everything from all the various types of rocks and gemstones to the tools and polishers to make them into masterpieces. They have jewelry and stones and polished rocks to purchase as well as a pretty...More

Thank Peppertaz
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

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