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Jurassic Jim, Shanklin

Categories: Gift & Specialty Shops, Shopping
Inspirock Rating:
5/5 based on 400+ reviews on the web
Shop and find out all about fossils at Jurassic Jim. Feel the ancient and prehistoric atmosphere at this part shop, part museum. This store represents a treasure trove for both fossil hunters and amateur enthusiasts. Talk with the friendly proprietor about his discoveries and listen about the history of every object in the shop. The place is children and pet-friendly, as expensive items are on the shelves and out of reach. Visit even if you intend to buy something later, as the shop offers online purchase and delivery option. Use our Shanklin family vacation planner to arrange your visit to Jurassic Jim and other attractions in Shanklin.
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  • Don't know why every one has raved about this shop- it was okay, interesting if your into fossils and stones. Found Jim to be quite indifferent was on the phone most of the time I was in the shop. 
  • Jurassic Jim is a very helpful and interesting friendly man. My whole family enjoy shopping here .There are many interesting fossils and other gems to be found. Jurassic Jim has helped teach my childr...  read more »
  • be sure to visit this shop as there is so much to see inside. we only went in for a look but came out with numerous things at really cheap prices. Great place. 
  • Im a big fan of minerals, crystals, fossils. This guy seriously knows what he is doing! Its actually so nice in their and they have everything you could imagine. I bought so many things and they are so inexpensive! I bought around 10 items their with my mum for around 17 pounds. In other stores itd be far more expensive I cant stress enough how much you guys should check it out
  • Jim made my husband and I most welcome on our visit to his store. His knowledge of his subject matter is amazing. Thank you for being so helpful and friendly
  • Lovely shop and Jim was so friendly and helpful. Made my son's holiday to come away with some really special souvenirs to start his fossil collection.
  • Great range. Excellent owner. Kids love it. Good prices too!
  • Fantastic shop with loads of really interesting and unusual fossils, really good value for money too. Jim was a really friendly guy too.
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