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The Crystal Caves, Atherton

(4.1/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
Hidden by a nondescript storefront, The Crystal Caves sells a vast array of gemstones individually designed by local artisans. Behind the shop, you'll find the entrance to an experiential tour of recreated caves showcasing eye-popping gems. The display is arranged in low lighting thatĀ brings out the sparkle of the amethysts, opals, and other treasures mined in Australia. To visit The Crystal Caves and other attractions in Atherton, use our Atherton tour planner.
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  • My husband and I went here to kill time before checking in to our accommodation as he had seen it on TV... it was amazing the crystals were awe inspiring and the huge amethyst was incredible  more »
  • My children are very young and enjoyed the quick experience. Please note this cave is artificial, and we were most certainly overcharged for the maximum of ten minutes it took to see everything. I rai...  more »
  • My daughter and I visited the caves whilst on holiday. It is an interesting place for all ages. Beautiful displays all the way through.  more »
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  • The cave itself is manmade but it creates an awesome atmosphere to show off all of the beautiful crystals. Would definately recommend checking it out.
  • A well thought out collection of crystals, and not crowded. A thought the entry fee was a tad steep.
  • Unique collection. Worth the entry fee if you like things that sparkle
  • Thank you so much for looking us so well today on our Vacation Care Trip to The Crystal Caves. The children all loved both the caves and the shop. I personally love The Crystal Caves which is why we decided to include it in our Vacation Care programme and hoped the children would too. They did and we will definitely be back during the next school holidays Gordonvale Community Kids
  • Admittedly, there is a fair bit of fibreglass in the caves, but enter into the spirit of the thing, and this is actually pretty good fun. Children love the helmets with head lamps, and they do genuinely have an amazing collection.