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Gemological Institute of Cambodia

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A brilliant hour!

Having read the tripadvisor reviews I visited with two kids (15 and 12) and had an incredibly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
happydays101800
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Broxbourne, United Kingdom
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Details explanation, best customer service

Visited Gemological on 10/8, met a lady name Rie (sorry if I make a wrong spelling) and she is very... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
HockChoonT3
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The Gemological Institute of Cambodia offers an overview of Cambodian gemstones. You will be greeted by a professional gemologist. Permanent exhibition of more than 200 kinds of gemstones from Cambodia and from all over the world. Free visit! Visit the laboratory for gemstones identification and certification, and do your gems shopping. We offer gemology courses for beginners. For a period of an hour, a half day or a full day. Free transportation from your hotel with a return to your hotel. Please contact us for information and booking.
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Night Market Street, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good place if you prefer for buying gem. Good quality and many kind of gem stone for natural. I love it.

Thank Keang S
Jean-Philippe L, General Manager at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your nice review. We are constantly renewing our stocks and continually expanding our gemstone museum with Cambodian gemstones and from around the world. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having read the tripadvisor reviews I visited with two kids (15 and 12) and had an incredibly interesting hours lesson. At the beginning we were asked what we were interested in so it seemed the time could be tailored to your interests. We asked to...More

Thank happydays101800
Jean-Philippe L, General Manager at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your feedback and your participation at the gemology course. We were also happy to spend this time with you and to provide you the necessary knowledge regarding your points of interest, as it is true that an hour passes very...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Gemological on 10/8, met a lady name Rie (sorry if I make a wrong spelling) and she is very very details in explaining the gems stone origins, classes, processes, prices etc. Although we end up buying nothing, however she did an excellent customer service...More

Thank HockChoonT3
Jean-Philippe L, General Manager at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your nice review. You met miss Soriya. She read your message, and she really appreciated it, she thank you. She is currently expecting a happy event since she is pregnant. We hope to see you again if you have the...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

My husband and son spent 3 hours in the company of the highly knowledgeable but very interesting Professor Jean-Philippe Lepage who introduced them to the world of gemstones and the science behind their identification and grading and classification.How to identify synthetic,treated and natural gemstones.He made...More

Thank robynqld
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend anyone go here for Jewellery in Cambodia. An amazing selection of Gemstones and the Jewellery is beautiful. The staff are very helpful and have great knowledge of the gemstones. Definitely worth a visit!More

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Jean-Philippe L, General Manager at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Dear Eleni, Thank you very much for your nice review. Indeed, we actually offer a large collection of gemstone and jewelry. Currently over 200 varieties of gemstones from Cambodia and around the world. We always do our best to collect new stones and improve our...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018

I was interested in jewelry and gem stones. They have it all. Not only from Cambodia, from all over the world. Good prices, very kind stuff, they have answered all my questions.More

Thank rudigerbrill
Jean-Philippe L, General Manager at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Rudiger, Thank you very much for your review. Indeed, we do have the largest gemstone collection in Cambodia and we often add new ones. We will be happy to advise you and answer all your questions if you have the opportunity to visit us....More

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I learned so much from this workshop and would highly recommend this to those who are interested in jewelry and knowing more about gems and the science behind the types of gems. I was taught how to distinguish natural VS synthetic stones with my naked...More

Thank Denise I
Jean-Philippe L, General Manager at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Denise, Thank you very much for your review and your beautifull pictures. And thank you for your tips to promote our activity :) We are glad that you have enjoyed the gemology workshop. We also had a great time with you. I hope we...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018

This was an intense full day of geological information. Phillipe and his staff provided an extremely informative day of information concerning gems. Many myths were debunked and a ton of information was provided. From sources of semi precious and precious gem stones to the use...More

Thank Calvin G
Jean-Philippe L, General Manager at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Calvin, Thank you very much for your review which summarizes very well the short courses that we propose to our customers. Indeed, there are many myths around gemstones. The simplest myths are very easy to explain, it is useless to be scientific, it is...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Jean Philippe for his knowledge and expertise, I could finally find the gemstones I was looking for during my trip. Unlike many other places I visited in Siam Reap and Bangkok, you can be sure that no synthetic stones will be presented to...More

Thank Pascal P
Jean-Philippe L, Directeur général at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Dear Pascal, Thank you very much for your review. We are very happy that you have found what you were expected in our store. As you mentioned, we actually sell natural gemstones only and we do our best to provide the best service and advice...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

Whoever’s searching for a good and trustworthy gem shop, I recommend you here. The service is great and enjoyable. They have a vast amount of gems they put on display, bust mostly the place is clean and it just makes it comfortable to choose and...More

Thank Mario L
Jean-Philippe L, General Manager at Gemological Institute of Cambodia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Thank you very much for your nice review. As you mentioned, we actually sell natural gemstones only, which are previously tested by an accredited gemologist. We do our best to provide the best service and advices to our visitors. We hope to see you again...More

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Sorry, I paid in cash. My thought is that they will take a credit card though
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Dear Savio, A certificate is issued to the candidate on completion of the half day and full day course Best regards
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