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Opal Museum

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Great staff, Great items, Great prices!

Although having never been physically inside (I live down in Sydney), I've made 3 purchases through... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sydney, Australia
On my way home

I heard about this place yesterday and just wanted to drop in since it’s so close to my home. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
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  • Poor1%
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A fascinating incite into this unique and iconic Australian industry and explore the wonder and magnificence of nature.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
196 Albion Rd | Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland 4030, Australia
+61 7 3857 7740
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Reviewed yesterday

Although having never been physically inside (I live down in Sydney), I've made 3 purchases through their website and I've never been disappointed! The staff are very friendly when talking through e-mails and happy to help out when they can - having resized two of...More

Thank shlunky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I heard about this place yesterday and just wanted to drop in since it’s so close to my home. A lovely place that looks deceiving from the outside. Lovely staff and beautiful opals.

1  Thank PinzoneL
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to take a UBER from the downtown area and it was $40. The tour was free and interesting. The jewerelry they sold was very simply set and on the expensive side.

3  Thank ck2694
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Find out about all things Opal. Not what you’d expect when first walking through the doors. Great displays. Lots of information. All questions answered. We’re ready to go fossicking!

Thank Timothy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here on a whim and was not disappointed. The owner and his assistant were super helpful, never condescending, and I learned heaps. I wish I lived in Brisbane so I could visit this place more often!

Thank Samma I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The owner was really friendly, gave us an indepth description of Australian opals, and really went above and beyond to explain everything. Highly recommend a visit, and the shop has really beautiful jewelry too

Thank appelhond
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little museum. Very informative presentation and a funntimenhad by Mr 7 fossicking for opals in the miners rusty pan.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent and educational well worth the visit meet the owner and take home a unique piece of outback Australia of your own

Thank gympieopalgirl
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We were told about this place by our relative in Brisbane. It seemed like a long drive but totally worth it. When we drove to the plaza, we were bit skeptical but this was an awesome experience visiting and buying opals. The gentleman there is...More

Thank Hit_10
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Came across this Opal Museum by chance when looking to buy an Australian opal to take overseas. Very informative museum made more so by the Susie who provided extra info in her own friendly and knowledgeable way. Ended up buying buying one of the beautiful...More

Thank Greg F
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