Chapman's Gem & Mineral Shop & Museum, Fortuna

(40+ reviews on the web)
Specialty Museum Gift & Specialty Shop
Chapman's Gem & Mineral Shop & Museum is located in Fortuna. A visit to Chapman's Gem & Mineral Shop & Museum represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Fortuna vacation route planner to plot your vacation.
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  • I'm not a rock hound at all but finally stoped in And tried to figure this place out! It's got lots of rocks for sure super dusty inventory inside On shelves and bins. Small selection of books And som...  more »
  • I loved this place! They had an amazing variety of different types of stones, and the employees were very friendly and knowledgeable. Just be sure to go early - they close at 5:00 - at least the Satur...  more »
  • This place has it all, and the museum is a nice place to stretch your legs and learn a bit. The man was very knowledgeable and helpful to point you in the right direction if you are looking for someth...  more »
  • Fantastic selection and friendly, helpful staff. They even have a cool little museum! So glad I found this 'gem' of a store on my road trip.
  • I purchased some raw pink quartz and adventurine. I also purchased a piece of polished orange calcite. I brought my pieces home and place them in the garden. The orange calcite is now white after sitting in the rain for the last couple of months. It was dyed...I am disappointed.
  • Great rock shop! Free little museum you can walk through and a gallery is also available for requested tours. Lots of rocks, minerals and fossils available and pretty low prices!
  • Great selection of local & intl items. Prices are fair. Great homemade museum of Indian artifacts & rare gems/minerals. Worth a stop off the 101.
  • The best gem place I've ever been too. A beautiful selection and super low prices. So glad I stopped