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Memoire Du Temps

Citadel Area, Byblos 0000, Lebanon
+961 9 540 555
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very touristic

Maybe I was overwhelmed by many days of sightseeing in the Lebanon, but I think I got the wrong... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Yesilirmak, North Cyprus
A truly unique Lebanese experience

This is definitely one of the coolest things you can do in Lebanon that is uniquely Lebanese. I was... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“take home” (4 reviews)
“for sale” (6 reviews)
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Citadel Area, Byblos 0000, Lebanon
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Maybe I was overwhelmed by many days of sightseeing in the Lebanon, but I think I got the wrong idea about this shop. I went in, as my daughter is studying paleobiology, and I thought maybe I could get something for her. Then I was...More

1  Thank kehk
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is definitely one of the coolest things you can do in Lebanon that is uniquely Lebanese. I was lucky enough to be invited to the Pierre family quarry, which is the world's largest source for ancient fossils. Its located in a beautiful and natural...More

Thank YeScoot
Reviewed 3 October 2017

whenever you are in Byblos, must visit this museum / shop - very interesting, you can buy "fish in stone" with certificate

Thank Markéta V
Reviewed 10 September 2017

It was an amazing visit for me and my 5 years boy. He enjoyed a lot a learning and fun journey. Something to tell his friends about

Thank Rony K
Reviewed 20 July 2017

If you're looking fish fossils, this is your place. The staff was really nice, talked to me for 5 minutes, showed me around, discussed price, etc. There are some incredible foils to see, especially in the museum section. They also have a range of prices,...More

Thank McG_Road_Warrior
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

During the summer my relatives come from America to spend it here in Lebanon. We try to do so many plans to discover this mesmerizing country, we go on trips, we try different restaurants, and we attempt many concerts. One day in the astonishing old...More

1  Thank elissa-nabbout
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We joined a fossil hunting outing organised by a third generation fossil professional. Surprisingly it turned out to be a very informative and entertaining visit. The region is rich in fossils and everyone in the group (some 40 adults and children) found some kind of...More

1  Thank Tanwir S
Reviewed 30 May 2017

As it was a rainy day, had the pleasure to meet the proprietor prospector who found and started the establishment. Unusual collection of specimens!

1  Thank JNV-HK2016
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This is a great shop near the Crusader Castle on the Byblos ruins. They have a wonderful selection of various fossils, all nicely preserved and many for sale. Prices run from USD$20 to USD$3,000.00. Some are museum class but there is something for everyone. They...More

1  Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Must attend if you in Lebanon, it is professional and entertaining. The drive is awesome then the small trail to the area where you are given the tools and a brief presentation. You can start your own experience in finding fossils that are 100 million...More

1  Thank Ghassan A
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