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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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If you can't find it here, it doesn't exist!

Looking for rocks? Minerals? Really cool artifacts and gifts? Tucson Mineral and Gem World has it... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Woodland Park, Colorado
Rock hounders will love this spot.

Well worth the trip out to visit this rock shop. Knowledgeable owner that has tons of information... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
New York City, New York
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2801 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85735-1505
+1 520-883-0682

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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
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for an authentic Rock shop, this is the place. The drive alone, through Gates Pass, is spectacular. Arriving at the shop, you know you struck gold in the terms of authentic rock shop. They brothers that own the shop are very...More

2  Thank VonKorb
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I am a science teacher in Tucson and was in need of several rock samples for my earth science class. Tucson Mineral and Gem World was super helpful and had everything I needed and then some! The owner was very friendly and has samples of...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Head NW on Kinnney rd. from Ajo Way, on the way to Tucson Mountain Park, Old Tucson and Desert Museum and you'll find this unique gem. Not some fancy rock shop more reminiscent of an old miners shack. This store is owned and operated by...More

1  Thank fishdocdad
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stopped as it was on our way to another destination. Took some pics with the dinosaur out front and poked around inside for a bit. The fossils were neat to see. Place was packed full of stuff, we just aren't gem people so didn't...More

Thank LST2323
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When is the rock and mineral show in Tucson, Arizona? I am speaking of the one that people come from all over the world for.
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
Ynoc V
soy vendedor de Larimar piedra unica de rep.dom, cuales son los requisitos para participar en esta feria.
28 December 2016|
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