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Treasures of the Earth

Corpach, Fort William PH33 7JL‎, Scotland
+44 1397 772283
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Good displays but quite small

This is a good exhibition if in just one pretty large room with a second level platform area, the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
CharlesGraham79
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Cobham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Ok

Pleasant enough attraction but to be honest I think the entry cost is a bit high for essentially 1... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
lightning92
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York, United Kingdom
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“gift shop” (53 reviews)
“on display” (21 reviews)
“rainy day” (26 reviews)
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Corpach, Fort William PH33 7JL‎, Scotland
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+44 1397 772283
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"gift shop"
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"on display"
in 21 reviews
"rainy day"
in 26 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 27 reviews
"interesting place to visit"
in 9 reviews
"lots of interesting things"
in 5 reviews
"great collection"
in 5 reviews
"entry fee"
in 6 reviews
"coach trip"
in 5 reviews
"for sale"
in 4 reviews
"gem stones"
in 7 reviews
"private collection"
in 7 reviews
"beautiful crystals"
in 5 reviews
"fort william"
in 6 reviews
"gems"
in 51 reviews
"fossils"
in 103 reviews
"jewelry"
in 24 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a good exhibition if in just one pretty large room with a second level platform area, the exhibits high quality a good way to spend a hour or two.

Thank CharlesGraham79
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pleasant enough attraction but to be honest I think the entry cost is a bit high for essentially 1 room of displays. Still, there are some interesting things on display. On our visit, the lady in the gift shop was a bit brusque and unwelcoming...More

Thank lightning92
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small family run business. very interesting to see all the different gems, very well displayed, and lots of jewelry that can be purchased in the shop.Well worth a visit if you are interested in crystals,

Thank Madge S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here while staying at a cabin nearby, it was easy to find and offers parking in front. The collection was full of fantastic gems and fossils, we really enjoyed it. It's a small venue and wouldn't take up your whole day but still...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely wee museum with a good range of geological exhibits. Lots of gemstones, minerals and fossils with interactive displays. The luminous opals were amazing! Good descriptions of the exhibits and a good display of items in the gift shop too. Great value at £5 adult...More

Thank Claire G
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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

My youngest so was keen to visit this museum during our regular visits to Lochaber. However we never seemed to fit it in until we had a morning free. He enjoyed it and on reflection I'm glad I went too. Lots of exhibits and being...More

Thank Simon C
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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Came on a coach trip, probably would have gone past if hadn't. And I'd have been wrong, lovely exhibition, if you don't see something to stare at, your sense of wonderment needs attention. Natural and worked gemstones, fossils, natural neon glows. Enthusiastic, knowledgeable staff. A...More

Thank Spikenboris
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

Popped in on a Sunday afternoon. Interesting museum and little gift shop. Well worth a visit. Lots on display.

Thank woodboroughgirl
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

Excellent little museum. Superb shop too. Friendly staff :) Plenty of parking, was good to do on a rainy day for an hour or two.

Thank Craig H
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

It was very interesting visit and an ideal place to go when it is cold and wet. I am not really interested in gem stones and crystals but even I found a lot of items to interest me. The display is located on two floors...More

Thank Davyhulme
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bobandcris2016
October 24, 2016|
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Response from kajaolu | Reviewed this property |
Yes 100% open Winter November – February 10am-4pm Have nice time ;-)
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Sam G
August 24, 2016|
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Response from Heather M | Reviewed this property |
you get the bust to corpach from fort william to get here
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Tony J
February 19, 2016|
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Response from stephen p | Reviewed this property |
If its not a holiday then it should be open to the public.
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