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Cool rocks

Lot of different kinds of rocks. All different colors, shapes and sizes. We got the magnetic rocks... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2016
Libertyville, Illinois
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Great Deals

Really great prices on rocks! I had a lot of fun shopping here. Ocean jasper, fluorite- really good... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2016
Mary Pat A
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  • Average14%
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  • Terrible7%
Apr 13, 2017
Mar 28, 2017
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1007 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3105
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Reviewed April 13, 2017

A visited the Rock Shop 3 days ago and the building was empty and closed. I am trying to find out if it has moved. I hope so because I always liked this place.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

We make The Rock Shop a semi annual ritual for a decade. The ladies are always helpful in their suggestions on the various gems and formations in their shop. We just visited this past Saturday again, and we were sad to hear they are closing,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank ljamador1968
Reviewed November 23, 2016

I've been going into this shop for more than 30 years, when I'm visiting Gatlinburg. This is not a chain store. The same 2 sisters have owned and run the place for all that time. They know a lot about the minerals, fossils and gems...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed August 25, 2016

Very nice shop filled with all kinds of nice things. Purchased a beautiful hand made pendent for my wife. She was impressed by the workmanship and the quality. The owners are very personable and knowledgeable. It is very refreshing to visit a shop in Gatlinburg...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Wayne P
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Not sure what the hours of operation are for this shop, but it seemed like every time I passed by it was closed. Would like to have gone inside to take a look around. Guess I just caught it at the wrong times.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 30, 2016

While visiting Gatlinburg last week, I went into The Rock Shop. I was amazed at the many assorted rocks and gemstones. The people working there where highly skilled at their trait. I found exactly what I was looking for and so did my grandson. We...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Lot of different kinds of rocks. All different colors, shapes and sizes. We got the magnetic rocks that stick together.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

Went into the rock shop on my trip to Gatlinburg. I always stop here each trip I make and pick something up. This time I didn't have a good experience. I noticed an item that was square and wasn't priced. I asked the lady the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank tmosbarger
Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Really great prices on rocks! I had a lot of fun shopping here. Ocean jasper, fluorite- really good pieces! Some local TN marble and puddingstone I've not seen anywhere else.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Mary Pat A
Reviewed February 28, 2016

This is the only real rock shop I've been to in east Tennessee and it is great! I'm more interested in stones than jewelry and they have a very nice selection of raw stones, as well as polished stones. The pricing is good in that...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank P G
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