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Lovely Mineral Samples

If you are into geology and rocks and minerals, do stop in here. There needs to be a big sign... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
KanatatripperS
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Ottawa, Canada
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Wow! I had no idea minerals could be so beautiful!

There is an amazing variety of beautiful mineral samples in this small place. We were impressed by... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
ATRjr
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Rochester, New York
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17 Aug 2017
“Lovely Mineral Samples”
15 Aug 2017
“Wow! I had no idea minerals could be so beautiful!”
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There is a new mineral museum in Canada! The Bancroft Gem and Mineral Club Mineral Museum (Mineral Museum) is located in Bancroft, Ontario. Bancroft is in the centre of a unique geological environment that has resulted in many interesting mineral...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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8 Hastings Heritage Way, Bancroft, Ontario K0L 1C0, Canada
Website
+1 613-332-1513
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

If you are into geology and rocks and minerals, do stop in here. There needs to be a big sign denoting this museum and also the tourist information office, both through the same door. They are located in the old train station. The museum is...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

There is an amazing variety of beautiful mineral samples in this small place. We were impressed by the well chosen samples, all well labeled. It is, however, more a collection than a teaching museum. If you are an avid rockhound, you will be very happy....More

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a wonderful original train station that has been revived and given another life. Supper place to visit and see the Mineral Museum too. Good job on restoring

Thank 992Lindsey
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Fabulous display of minerals found in the Bancroft area grouped on basis of geographic location. Excellent florescent mineral display as well.

Thank andy_geology
Reviewed 15 September 2015

On one of our recent trips to Bancroft for rockhounding, we stopped at the Mineral Museum to get an idea of what rocks and minerals where found in the region. There is an entrance fee of $5 per person but it is worth it. There...More

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