Tanzanite Experience, Arusha

4.3
#2 of 23 in Museums in Tanzania
Blending shopping with a bit of culture, Tanzanite Experience sells tanzanite and includes a museum dedicated to this rare gem. Drop by to learn about tanzanite, mined in the Kilimanjaro area, and pick up a few items as gifts or souvenirs Make Tanzanite Experience a centerpiece of your Arusha vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Arusha attractions planner.
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  • We had a spare morning and it was suggested that a visit to the Museum was a good option. They were right. It is a small museum but very nicely done. We were made to feel very welcome and enjoyed the ...  more »
  • My sister and I visited the store with a shopping list provided by our relatives at home in the States. I was a little disappointed that there were not as many set pieces as I had hoped for, but we we...  more »
  • If you are already in Arusha then this is a good place to visit. However it is a very small museum and only takes about 20 minutes for the tour. The staff are very knowledgeable and the tour was inter...  more »
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  • Here you get to know everything about the Tanzanite for absolutely free and you can also purchase them Loved the experience Great staff
  • A must visit for those interested in gem stones. Particularly Tanzanite and its mining process. You will also get an opportunity to purchase Tanzanite for great prices
  • Tanzania experience is wonderful and transparent place where you can buy Tanzanite and the staff are very helpful,please when you visit Tanzania Arusha don't forget to pass this shp,
  • Tanzanite Experience is truely an experience! Besides the excellent Tanzanite selection you learn about the journey from "Rock to Gem" where the Tanzanite comes from, the different cutting processes, the color, the clearity and what makes this gemstone so rare! Visit them you won't regret it!
  • Lisa gave us a great and interesting tour!

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