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Treasures of the Earth

Corpach, Fort William PH33 7JL‎, Scotland
+44 1397 772283
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Nice little museum

A touch on the expensive side at £16 for the 4 of us (8 and 5 yr old) but it was an interest 1... read more

Reviewed yesterday
DaveCr77
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London, United Kingdom
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Lovely stop on day out

Great wee museum that wee all loved as a family. Very informative about stones and gems fossils and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
humptydumpty64
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Bonnie Scotland
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“gift shop” (48 reviews)
“on display” (18 reviews)
“rainy day” (22 reviews)
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Corpach, Fort William PH33 7JL‎, Scotland
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+44 1397 772283
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A touch on the expensive side at £16 for the 4 of us (8 and 5 yr old) but it was an interest 1 hour. Good gift shop with some interesting fossils.

Thank DaveCr77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great wee museum that wee all loved as a family. Very informative about stones and gems fossils and dinosaur bones. A great way to spend a hour or so on a rainy day. Very reasonable prices £16.00 for a family of 4. Extra £1.00 for...More

Thank humptydumpty64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have some interesting displays, if you think its just a load of rocks you would be wrong, the displays are well thought out and you get a chance to buy trinkets made for the items on display.

Thank Sggaunt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Short stop on a rainy day, interesting and beautiful crystals which were displayed nicely with some information. Might benefit from a more imaginative layout in the ground floor area, though I liked the dark room with the crystals and stones shown under black light! Fossils...More

Thank ksrc101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting and as must for a rainy day the place is well iset out and loads to look at if you are interested in stones

Thank lindaelse
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a great experience for passing the odd hour. We had free entry thanks to our B&B (Travee), If you have small children, I would recommend taking them. It's a great lesson on the gems of the world.

Thank Newton2011
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Not too sure what to make of this place. It was nice seeing all the crystals and gemstones, however they all lacked any descriptions and most only had the name of the stone. There are a couple of main boards on the wall for info...More

Thank 780amy
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed this...a lovely collection with some good clear displays. Staff in the shop very knowledgeable and friendly.. would have maybe liked someone in the galleries to talk to but other than that was wonderful

1  Thank James D
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I,Ve collected fossils all my life and my partner lives crystals. This is a good private collection made available to the public where they have expanded from the local mining industry and history into some thing more comprehensive. No it's not a capital city geological...More

1  Thank moriac
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Went here as part of a coach tour. Got in at a cheaper rate of £3.50. Passed a pleasant hour inside and saw some fab gems. Everything is natural.also small museum and The gift shop sells some lovely jewellery and bits n pieces.

Thank steph a
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bobandcris2016
24 October 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
25 August 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
20 February 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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