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Altmann + Cherny - Australian Opals

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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World's Largest Uncut Opal

This is a high end shop with beautiful items. The staff are warm and friendly. They go out of... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
859leet
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Knoxville, Tennessee
Recent visit(and purchase) to Altmann and Cherny

Excellent service,friendly and no pressure.The film show was interesting and the fossils... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
msalter2018
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Altmann + Cherny are proud to present Australia's National Gemstone, the Opal. We are an Australian owned family jewellery business and celebrated our 65th anniversary in 2013. Visitors receive a hands-on Opal Education right in the heart of...More
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  • Poor1%
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18 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 2 9251 9477
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a high end shop with beautiful items. The staff are warm and friendly. They go out of their way to help you find something that 'speaks to you' and is within your budget. When in Sydney, this is one stop you dont need...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service,friendly and no pressure.The film show was interesting and the fossils fascinating.I would recommend this company without hesitation.

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1  Thank msalter2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Altmann + Cherry has an outstanding collection of opals and if you don’t see the one you like, they have many in stock that they will be glad to show you. The sales people are extremely knowledgeable and will take the time to serve you...More

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1  Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Staffs were very helpful and good educational information about different kind of Opal. I would like visit the mine if possible. I'll be visiting your store in 2nd week of April 2019. Looking forward to see Ms. Fiona then

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2  Thank kusumrudra
Reviewed 4 October 2018

One of the most fascinating shopping experiences I've ever enjoyed! Thank you to Susan & Fiona for taking the time to share some of their knowledge about opals with us today. Thank you also for your patience. There was never any rushing me or pressure...More

1  Thank Helen A
Reviewed 28 September 2018

I came to Altmann and Cherny looking for an opal ring, and was not disappointed. Every piece is unique, the quality is excellent, and the service is excellent! If you are looking for something special, I cannot recommend them highly enough.

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Thank ed_roberts_422
Fiona_Altmann, General Manager at Altmann + Cherny - Australian Opals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you Ed for your kind review, our staff strive to provide the best possible experience for our customers. We're happy to have been of assistance in the purchase of your new opal ring! Regards Fiona Altmann

Reviewed 11 September 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed my trip. I had what classes of opals there are and why. Had a great experience with the purchase of my earrings.

Thank ddgb3
Fiona_Altmann, General Manager at Altmann + Cherny - Australian Opals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your review, we're glad to hear you had an enjoyable experience. We hope you love your new opal earrings! Regards Fiona Altmann

Reviewed 11 September 2018

Extremely informative and helpful. They had beautiful stock and helped me choose the right item for my daughter.

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Fiona_Altmann, General Manager at Altmann + Cherny - Australian Opals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we're glad to have helped you find the right opal for your daughter. We hope she loves it! Regards Fiona Altmann

Reviewed 11 September 2018

I knew I wanted to shop for an opal while I was in Sydney and had saved Altmann + Cherny on my list. Little did I know it was right next to my hotel. I walked in my first day in the city and Michelle...More

Thank Erin M
Fiona_Altmann, General Manager at Altmann + Cherny - Australian Opals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you Erin for your kind response, we pride ourselves on providing an informative and enjoyable experience for our customers. We're delighted to hear you're happy with the purchase of your opal ring! Regards Fiona Altmann

Reviewed 25 November 2017

The granddaughter of the original owner gives a talk and short presentation on the history of opal mining and about opals themselves. The selection is amazing, very high end and incredible quality. The service is excellent as is the atmosphere. Definitely worth a visit.

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Fiona_Altmann, General Manager at Altmann + Cherny - Australian Opals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your review, we highly value the feedback of our customers. We try to provide a unique and personalised experience for every individual who visits our store Regards Fiona Altmann

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