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Great place to learn about and buy opals

Great place to learn about opals and also to buy if you are able. Went here on the bus from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lblane738091
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Sunnyvale, California
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an opal lovers dream come true

See how opals are mined and prepared. and what they look like when come from the ground. Also find... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
PooleCollectors
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Poole, United Kingdom
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A fascinating incite into this unique and iconic Australian industry and explore the wonder and magnificence of nature.
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196 Albion Rd | Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland 4030, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to learn about opals and also to buy if you are able. Went here on the bus from cultural center. Small place in a strip mall near a tattoo parlor. But wonderful presentation on how opals were produced in geological time, how they...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

See how opals are mined and prepared. and what they look like when come from the ground. Also find out how to tell the real thing. So interesting and you can also buy at a good price. Very friendly people.

Thank PooleCollectors
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I visited the museum as we had some time to kill before our flight home. We found it very informative and had a great time looking around. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The displays were well thought out and interesting...More

Thank debanne91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic store with a lot of variety and a great museum with a lot of very interesting Australian history, truely a wonderful educational experience!

Thank Owun-Corey O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was treated to a tour of the museum as part of a birthday gift. The tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable. There's no pressure to buy; it's a relaxed atmosphere and allows visitors to marvel at these natural wonders. I will certainly recommend to...More

Thank nush570
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The passion of the husband and wife team who started this business together is just mindblowing. My friend and I had a wonderful time doing the free tour thanks! It was really something special and highly recommended.

Thank MatrixDonna
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Loved visiting and seeing all the incredible opals, seeing all the specimens, and learning a lot. Worth the visit!!!

Thank HayleyPearls
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

After driving by for many months I finally stopped in to take a look. It absolutely exceeded my expectations. The gentleman who helped me was extremely courteous and informative. After looking at the exquisite jewellery he then showed me the museum which was fully of...More

Thank nvlovethiscity
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing opals, viewing room, library. Super informative and friendly! Would highly recommend to anyone interested in stones!

Thank joshuaalbagraf
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Interesting museum, lots of opals to see Plenty of information. Numerous jewellery pieces to see, Must SEE

Thank Chris S
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