Joyeria Caribe Museum & Factory, Cartagena

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Take a tour through Joyeria Caribe Museum & Factory to learn about the mining, refining, and designing processes of the emerald industry. The tour walks you through the museum section first, offering exhibits on the historical methods for sourcing the precious gem, the history of the industry in Colombia, and some traditional designs for emerald cuts. After the main exhibits, visit the functioning workshop and watch as the workers cut and place the gems. At the end of your tour, you can browse the store to see the final product and make any purchases if you wish. A visit to Joyeria Caribe Museum & Factory represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Cartagena holiday planner to plot your vacation.
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  • One of the excursions my wife and I did on our cruise was called Romancing the Stone. It was a trip to the Joyeria Caribe Museum & Factory. This was a great tour as you learned about the history of Em...  more »
  • Wonderful to see and if you can buy. Some parts not are so expensive, mainly that have the combination of Emerald and silver. For a souvenir or a beautiful gift. Gold medals of different colors, watermarks, perfect caming. They give you a visit, an illustrative talk and then take you to the vast jewelry to appreciate and also buy.
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  • We went over it because it was very close to the hotel and we went to change, this very well and guide explains step by step details of the exploitation of esmeraldas types, etc, if you pass half an hour worth
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  • Nice Museum, with interesting specimens..... Have to visit.
  • Very beautiful the presentation of the process of this beautiful work. Grateful for the attention of katherine Jimenez, who advise us what Tek greetings and affection of Chile.
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  • Very nice very educational
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