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Princess Sodalite Mine Rock Shop

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had fun with the rocks

If you like rocks and minerals you have to go here. The kids would love this place. We saw lots of... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
alwayshappytotravel
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Keswick, Ontario
Great Place to Take the Grandkids!

The grandkids love this place! The rock pile is amazing and keeps them occupied as they look for... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Michael B
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Bancroft, Canada
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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31241 Hwy 28 East, Bancroft, Ontario K0L 1C0, Canada
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+1 613-332-8274
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

If you like rocks and minerals you have to go here. The kids would love this place. We saw lots of kids going through the piles of rocks picking and choosing there special finds. We enjoyed going over the rocks and picking from the endless...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The grandkids love this place! The rock pile is amazing and keeps them occupied as they look for their treasure rocks. Andy is a fantastic host who knows his stuff.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on way home from a wknd away. Great shop. Lots of crystals for sale. All shapes sizes and specimens. We did the "hunt for your own". We kniw why closed toed shoes are a must. A bit hard to manouver but find...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

We had heard about this place from a friend, and our 6 year old daughter is obsessed with "rainbow rocks" so we thought we'd go for a visit when we were staying at Silent Lake Provincial Park. The items they have for sale are gorgeous,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MindyMayhemDougherty
Reviewed 6 August 2018

They have Sodalite rocks, only found in Bancroft, Kenya, Brazil and some parts of Quebec. Nice Jewlwey, carvings, rocks from all over the world. Reasonably priced rocks starting at $1.00

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Amber C
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I love going to the Sodalite Mine and Rock Shop. You can get wonderful rocks and gems in the store. But, it is special to go to the rock farm. I go every year to pick up a few rocks for my garden in Toronto....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CyndeeLaw
Reviewed 21 July 2018

From this special shop, you caan take away magical stones from all over the world or a big interesting chunk of local sodalite without destroying your budget. Very kind and helpful the lady who runs the place.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank italcan2013
Reviewed 5 June 2018

What a neat place to visit, especially if you are a rock lover, they have lots of different rocks for sale and lots of jewelry made from rock and stone

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Buicklover
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The store has lots of variety to select from. Rocks, gems, jewelry & many items made from rocks & gems. You can go out back & gather rocks that have been brought from the mine & other nearby places. Staff very helpful.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank O4658YMgeorgeg
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The Sodalite Mine has a rock shop and the pit. During the Bancroft Jemboree and a few days afterward they also have a tent with other unusual items on sale. I found some beautiful cut and polished manifestation quartz in the tent. The shop has...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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