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The Fossil Workshop

55 Broad Street | In the Basement of Alice's Bear Shop, Lyme Regis DT7 3QF, England
+44 1297 444720
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Good service -and a good range

Interested and committed collectors -plenty of local information and a wide variety of fossils and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Hanoi, Vietnam
Very Interesting

A must visit, very interesting items from a bygone era. will certainly visit again when next in the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Derek G
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12 Sep 2017
“Very Interesting”
2 weeks ago
“Good service -and a good range”
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55 Broad Street | In the Basement of Alice's Bear Shop, Lyme Regis DT7 3QF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interested and committed collectors -plenty of local information and a wide variety of fossils and minerals.

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

A must visit, very interesting items from a bygone era. will certainly visit again when next in the area .

Thank Derek G
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were on a short break to Lyme Regis and joined a small group for the fossil trip along the beach. It was absolutely fascinating. A brilliant job well done by Paddy Howe. I would recommend this trip for anybody.

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Reviewed 5 January 2017

A fascinating place to see interesting fossils. We previously tried our luck with fossil hunting to no avail. Here you can get what you cannot hunt. Staff were all knowledgeable and engaging.

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Oh no ! The best place in the world has shut ! Work is still being done just closer to home ... Paddy still at Museum and up the beach daily... We will all miss our chats n first class knowledge and picking our favourite...More

Thank Anastadio
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

What an amazing experience - great introduction to fossils by Paddy Howe, who has been in this area of interest for 45 years. Does he know his 'stuff'? Damn right he does. After a full chat and showing us samples of what has been found,...More

Thank Alph
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Im usually full of descriptive stuff about what was good and bad on reviews. With Paddy, he is simply awesome. Book a walk through Lyme Regis Museum with him and you cannot fail to be impressed no matter what age you are or level of...More

1  Thank Tania H
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Our 7 year old son asked if he could take a look in here, and what a gem we found! The owner of this workshop was very down to earth and took time to explain and share his passion for fossil hunting. Lots of amazing...More

Thank Judarjo
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Paddy's Fossil Walk was the highlight of our two week trip along the SWCP. He and Tom were wonderful and answered all of our stupid questions. My teen loved it and them, especially Tom. They talked to him and not down to him. It was...More

1  Thank LongWalker2016
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

When visiting Lyme Regis, my boyfriend and I went on one of Paddy's fossil walks, which was fantastic in its own right (I would also recommend that anyone in the area books onto one of these) when on the walk we found out about this...More

1  Thank Arechron G
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