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Pigeon Forge Gem Mine

2865 Pigeon Forge Parkway, 3 Bears General Store, Pigeon Forge, TN
+1 865-453-4733
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Not friendly and overpriced

My family and I walked in this business and walked around for a bit. We was never greeted or... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Michelle S
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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Birthday trip

The kids always love coming here and we do too. It's great for all ages!!! We do this every time... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
speedy169
via mobile
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  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
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2865 Pigeon Forge Parkway, 3 Bears General Store, Pigeon Forge, TN
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+1 865-453-4733
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Reviewed yesterday

My family and I walked in this business and walked around for a bit. We was never greeted or spoken to by the gentleman working so we left. The prices also seemed high. If this gentleman would have greeted us and made my family and...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The kids always love coming here and we do too. It's great for all ages!!! We do this every time with kids

Thank speedy169
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here to do our first try at gem mining. The buckets are a nice size. When you go inside they will tell you what you found in your treasure. Of course they will also ask if you want any pieces put into jewelry...More

Thank steelersgal78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the gem mining here and it was close by to many more attractions. With my husbands military discount and bringing five children with us, we purchased the bucket of gems. Not kid was left disappointed and found so many wonderful treasures.

Thank Jandj0625
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a really neat place to go for the whole family. Resonable price activity. Kids love it and they get to take there finding home with them.

Thank Daisy7775
Reviewed 1 week ago

My 13 year old daughter & 6 year old son both really enjoyed this. We bought the $65 bucket & they got a lot of really cool rocks & gems out of it. I rated this highly because the kids liked it so much but...More

Thank 3timemomma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this place with two children. The staff were very friendly. We bought a bucket and let the two kids share; it was more than enough! They found so much stuff and were so excited. Lots of fun for kids.

Thank cristinagr303
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to the Pigeon Forge area several times and we always take time to mine for gems, fossils, artifacts, geodes, etc. It is a lot of fun for children of all ages from small kids to college kids. Tip: If you mine a...More

Thank JeffCook
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The kids in our smaller group that did this activity ranged from 2 – 11 years old. We thought they would enjoy this since they like geology and digging, with the 2 year old liking whatever the big kids are doing and this was one...More

1  Thank USTravelersFlorida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The kids got several gems and we had a necklace and a ring made. They were beautiful . We enjoyed watching the kids sort the gems.

Thank dkerns2017
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ginahayes33
11 June 2017|
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Response from smiller2692 | Reviewed this property |
There different prices my daughter in law got a beautiful ring made for about $45.
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Steven K
25 March 2017|
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Response from SmokyMnt2travel | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The mining area is outside. The indoor shop is quite crowded so that depends.
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Steven K
25 March 2017|
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Response from khudgins14 | Reviewed this property |
The place is outside to mine so possibly but doubt they let it inside
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