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Casa del Jade

4 Calle Oriente # 10 | Edificio El Jaulon, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7932 5701
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Casa del Jade, since 1,977, invites everyone to discover the beautiful world of the stone of Heaven, Jade. Through a guided tour in our Museum you will discover the importance of this stone since ancient times until today, you will be able to appreciate how Jade is handcrafted, and then enjoy the largest Jade jewelry exhibit in Central America. Don't miss the opportunity to acquire a piece of Ancient history transformed into beautiful jewels and pieces of art.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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4 Calle Oriente # 10 | Edificio El Jaulon, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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+502 7932 5701
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I always thought jade was green and it comes from China. The only other place with jade is Guatemala and it does not have to be mined, it's just laying around, just pick it up. Hold on to your wallets because it's pricey, too. The...More

Thank reliasz
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a little sit down lecture by the owner about Jade and how she came to realize that it was located in Guatemala. There are many different shades other than green. There is also a large shop that is reasonably priced if you are...More

Thank Mike H
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Jaidy A, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Casa del Jade, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr Mike Thank you for your comment, and we appreciate your visit to our Mesoamerican Museum of Jade and Jewelry, for us it is very important that our visitors can take a little bit of our Mayan legacy.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This upscale quality jade jewelry shop has a very interesting tour attached with it. Jade isn't just green! Learn about the wide hue of colors coming from different parts of the world and different jade sources. Jade was important to the ancient Mayans and figured...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

We visited this shop on a tour and were given a presentation of some of the products made from Jade. All well made but we never realised so many shades and colors were available. Also had a demonstration of how they polished the stones and...More

Thank George B
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Jaidy A, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Casa del Jade, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are glad you were able to make your visit to our Mesoamerican Museum of Jade and Jewelry and learn more about jade and its different colors as well as the different pieces that our...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

This place is more a tourist stop than many other places, but still has some outstanding work with jade and other stones. There is a small workshop in the back where half a dozen or so workers are creating new pieces - good to watch...More

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Jaidy A, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Casa del Jade, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Dear Mr Steve R, Thank you for your visit and we are pleased that you enjoyed your trip to our Mesoamerican Jade Museum and jewelry, will always be a pleasure to have your visit. Greetings

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Tour much more interesting than i’d Expected. Carlos took great pride in explain process from finding the stones, bringing them to Antigua and creating jobs for the locals. We watched some apprentices polishing the stones. Also got some history of jade in Mayan culture. At...More

Thank robertabloom
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Marielos O, Director Comercial at Casa del Jade, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Dear Ms Roberta, Thank you so much for your visit and your review. It is our pleasure to display the treasures inherited from the Mesoamerican cultures and pass some of our history. We hope to see you back. Kind regards,

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

The story of Jade was told in person and by numerous maps, etc. The staff were polite and responsive, not pushy. The jade was well laid out and attractive

Thank Drummond89
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Marielos O, Director Comercial at Casa del Jade, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Thank you so much for sharing with us and the community of Trip Advisor your review, we are glad we could deliver a good service and you felt comfortable in the store. We hope to see you back! Best regards,

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Be sure to shop here. Their jade is certified and you receive a one year warranty too. If you're like me, you will be surprised by the number of different color jades there are. I always thought it was green! :) Be sure to check...More

Thank Linda B
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Marielos O, Director Comercial at Casa del Jade, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Dear Miss Linda, Great to hear you really enjoyed your visit, it is our joy to share with our visitors all the historical and cultural background of our National treasure: Jade. Thank you for sharing with us what you found at Casa del Jade. We...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

I found earrings and a necklace that I absolutely love. The customer service was wonderful without being pushy (just helpful). And the selection was great. We visited several jade stores while in Antigua and this was by far the best.

Thank rachellesanchez
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Marielos O, Director Comercial at Casa del Jade, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Dear Miss Rachelle, Thank you for your visit and sharing your experience with us. We truly appreciate your comments, it is our pleasure to serve you and to know that you found something special for yourself. We hope to see you back sometime, Kind regards,

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We were able to enjoy a quick history of the jade in the area from the owners and founders of the jade and the jade musuem. Then spent some time in their gift shop and was able to buy a few items made of differnt...More

Thank Andrew T
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Marielos O, Director Comercial at Casa del Jade, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you Mr. Andrew for sharing your opinion with us and the TripAdvisor community, it will be of help for other visitors. We are happy you had a good experience at our museum and shop and we hope your visit to Guatemala was in general...More

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955thompson
1 September 2016|
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Response from Jenny L | Property representative |
Dear customer, So sorry to hear what happened to your bracelet, yes we offer all our customers a warranty for our products, i i will be sending you a message explaining the procedure. Kind regards,
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