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Tucson Mineral and Gem World

2801 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85735-1505
+1 520-883-0682
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A little gem with a big heart of gold

From the looks of the guys running the quaint shop you would have thought that they were dug up... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Martin G
Rockhound Paradise

Out of the way 'hidden gem' 😉 nod nod wink wink, well worth the effort for any rock/gem/mineral... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Queen Creek, Arizona
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2801 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85735-1505
+1 520-883-0682
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the looks of the guys running the quaint shop you would have thought that they were dug up with the merchandise: craggled and weather worn. But looks are deceiving. The owner is entertaining, friendly, and blessed with a kid soul. My 6 yr old...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Out of the way 'hidden gem' 😉 nod nod wink wink, well worth the effort for any rock/gem/mineral nut. VAST quantities of natures treasures, well priced and beautiful. Had my eye on a gorgeous kyanite cluster which I sadly didn't come home with, but it...More

1  Thank SAC525
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We took a long drive to this shop and what a fantastic place. Not only was it crammed full of fossils, precious rocks and gems, but it also had the biggest gem of all - the owner. He was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. The best...More

1  Thank K P
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

A must visit fun spot. Crystals, Minerals, Gems, Fossils and more from all over the world. The selection and prices are the best we have ever seen. Ron and Rich are so knowledgeable, too. Our youngest is the rock enthusiast, we drove an hour out...More

1  Thank Sunnynow45
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Looking for rocks? Minerals? Really cool artifacts and gifts? Tucson Mineral and Gem World has it all. For all you rock, mineral and fossil collectors, now they carry PaleoBOND!!! Seriously. If you leave here without buying something, there's something wrong with you!

Thank DinosaurBrokers
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Well worth the trip out to visit this rock shop. Knowledgeable owner that has tons of information about the extensive displays. He has so much to see and so much hidden in drawers that wait to be seen. If you are interested in fossils, artifacts...More

Thank CatskillMountains1
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent opportunity for businesses to research and purchase wholesale gen and mineral products. Tucson is the perfect location for travel and lodging - and the weather never disappoints. Plenty of incredibly beautiful, quality gems! My favorite venders were some of the USA family run companies...More

Thank Mac776
Reviewed 31 December 2016

A really fantastic mineral shop. Deep selection, particularly for AZ minerals. The prices are also much lower than similar shops I've been to. The proprietors clearly love this stuff. Highly recommended.

2  Thank James M
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

What an amazing shop filled with all sorts of gems, stones, rocks, artifacts, minerals etc... Everyone of all ages will enjoy this place. we spent at least 30min looking around and choosing things we needed to buy.

1  Thank James B
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Wow Great shop and really nice helpful owner. Really enjoyed looking at it all and will be back. It was a joy to visit there. Jacquie Cook, Grants Pass, Oregon

2  Thank jcjacquiecook
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24 February 2016|
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Response from seetheworld2014 | Reviewed this property |
It is usually the first two weeks of Feb. This year it ended on Feb. 14. Yes, the vendors come from many different countries. There are several different venues where they set up throughout Tucson. So much to see and 2 days... More