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Treasures of the Earth

Corpach, Fort William PH33 7JL‎, Scotland
+44 1397 772283
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A hidden little gem

During our recent visit to Scotland, with Lochs & Glens we had a stop in Fort William, sadly this... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Roy H
Nice gift shop

We arrived too late to tour the museum, but very much enjoyed the gift shop:) The gentleman... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Riggs02
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“gift shop” (55 reviews)
“on display” (22 reviews)
“rainy day” (26 reviews)
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Corpach, Fort William PH33 7JL‎, Scotland
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+44 1397 772283
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"gift shop"
in 55 reviews
"on display"
in 22 reviews
"rainy day"
in 26 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 28 reviews
"interesting place to visit"
in 9 reviews
"lots of interesting things"
in 5 reviews
"great collection"
in 5 reviews
"entry fee"
in 6 reviews
"coach trip"
in 5 reviews
"for sale"
in 4 reviews
"gem stones"
in 7 reviews
"private collection"
in 7 reviews
"beautiful crystals"
in 5 reviews
"fort william"
in 6 reviews
"gems"
in 53 reviews
"fossils"
in 105 reviews
"exhibits"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

During our recent visit to Scotland, with Lochs & Glens we had a stop in Fort William, sadly this is not one of our favourite places. However we were offered two alternative places to spend a little time just outside of the town. We chose...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived too late to tour the museum, but very much enjoyed the gift shop:) The gentleman running the show was very knowledgable!

Thank Riggs02
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting little museum. My son loves stones/gems/fossils and this was right up his street especially the shop!!

Thank helbel1984
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw this museum on the way to Glenfinnan Viaduct while driving from Inverness to Glasgow. (It is not on the A82, but on the detour if you are going to Glenfinnan). Decided to stop here for a while because my 10 year old is...More

Thank Manasi S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The treasures of the earth in Ft William is superb... the staff at the food van in the pass of Glen Coe is not. The parking lay-by at the viewpoint at the rise up to Rannoch Moor from Bridge of Orchy is not owner by...More

Thank Appleseed365
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good exhibition if in just one pretty large room with a second level platform area, the exhibits high quality a good way to spend a hour or two.

Thank CharlesGraham79
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant enough attraction but to be honest I think the entry cost is a bit high for essentially 1 room of displays. Still, there are some interesting things on display. On our visit, the lady in the gift shop was a bit brusque and unwelcoming...More

Thank lightning92
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

This is a small family run business. very interesting to see all the different gems, very well displayed, and lots of jewelry that can be purchased in the shop.Well worth a visit if you are interested in crystals,

Thank Madge S
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Popped in here while staying at a cabin nearby, it was easy to find and offers parking in front. The collection was full of fantastic gems and fossils, we really enjoyed it. It's a small venue and wouldn't take up your whole day but still...More

Thank Krimson_17
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely wee museum with a good range of geological exhibits. Lots of gemstones, minerals and fossils with interactive displays. The luminous opals were amazing! Good descriptions of the exhibits and a good display of items in the gift shop too. Great value at £5 adult...More

Thank Claire G
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bobandcris2016
24 October 2016|
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Response from kajaolu | Reviewed this property |
Yes 100% open Winter November – February 10am-4pm Have nice time ;-)
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Sam G
24 August 2016|
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Response from Heather M | Reviewed this property |
you get the bust to corpach from fort william to get here
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Tony J
19 February 2016|
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Response from stephen p | Reviewed this property |
If its not a holiday then it should be open to the public.
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