Open 10:30am - 4:00pm Friday - Sunday

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Closed Major Holidays

Fossil & Gem Bags $15 each - Cash and Check Only

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We are dedicated to providing a positive social, educational, and recreational experience within our scenic natural stone gardens. Children of all ages are invited to discover the wonder of natural gemstones. We are located off Highway 55 in Cary, NC. See our map below for directions.

Want to learn to make jewelry from your gemstones? Join local artisan Emily Galvin on Saturday, November 1st to learn how to turn your gems into unique and wearable art. Show up anytime from 10:30am to 1:30pm. All materials are provided. Pre-register here.

Join us for our First Annual Rocktoberfest! We'll have Fall games and prizes, candy, hot apple cider, and specialty bags for the kids. Wire wrapping, gem cut and polish experts, and William the Miner will be on site. Saturday and Sunday, October 18th and 19th from 10:30am to 7:00pm at the gem mine. Come on down for some fun! We'll see you there.

New this season! Interactive mining...To inquire about birthday parties and group outings, please email us at


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Local artisans are encouraged to inquire about displaying their works.