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Treasures of the Earth, Corpach

(3.6/5 based on 280 reviews on the web)
Marvel at one of Europe's finest private collections of crystals, gemstones, and fossils at Treasures of the Earth. An array of natural wonders can be found in these recreated caves, caverns, and mines, such as geodes over 2 m (7 ft) tall, fossilized insects trapped in amber, and the prehistoric remains of ancient monsters. You can learn more about these treasures via the informational displays dotted throughout, which also tell the story of the largest gold nugget ever discovered and Scotland's very own gold rush. Complete your visit with a trip to the on-site souvenir store, home to a dazzling array of sparkly gifts. To visit Treasures of the Earth on your trip to Fort William, use our Fort William vacation generator.
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  • Amazing displays of precious and semiprecious stones, au naturel. Enormous natural emerald. Some of the pieces of stones are over 6 foot tall. Lots of interesting things in the gift shop. Takes about ...  more »
  • We went to visit Treasures of the Earth as part of our trip to Fort William. My husband uses a mobility scooter and he was made very welcome, he could move around very well and saw everything on the g...  more »
  • Beautiful place to go visit, beautifully arranged fossils and crystals to see. You could spend a good hour in there to take up all the information, £5 each to go in which I think is a good price . Lot...  more »
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  • Great if you're a lover of fossils and precious stones. Entrance is only £5 per person, less for children. And there is a great gift shop at the end.
  • Wonderful it's free and fantastic very interesting you can see uncut gems staff really really good x
  • Fun and interesting place to visit. Lots of things to see inside. Large gift shop afterwards too.
  • A bit small but good information in all items, loved it? No access to the top floor for wheelchair.
  • The kids loved it. Very interesting!!