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Ace Of Diamonds Mine, Herkimer

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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • OK, so you want some Herkimer diamonds but don’t know what to do? The following is my review which should help you prepare and succeed: It’s cheap fun! $10/person and tool rental is relatively inexpen...  more »
  • We stopped by Ace of Diamonds to check the place out to bring our grandkids once school is over. Then we checked the competitors down the road and we decided that Ace of Diamonds would be much better ...  more »
  • We went last summer, so it was pretty hot. We brought a hammer and set of chisels with us, but they were nowhere strong enough to break the rocks. We rented a sledge hammer and a bigger chisel (reason...  more »
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  • Can't wait for opening weekend... starts tomorrow, see you all Sunday bright and early. Churn up dem Dolomites, expose the 💎⛏
  • It's a nice place to go to look for crystals and have a fun day
  • First time going for Herkimer diamonds here, awesome experience. Staff in the office were forward and helpful with where to go and what to do to find treasures. Entry fee very reasonable and tool rentals available for nominal charge ($1 for a hammer, etc). Availability of multiple different ways to mine, open pit, rock breaking, mini g from the rock face, sluicing, lots of fun, kept the kids (7 and 5 years old) active and happy for hours and they allow you to keep all you find. Awesome experience, will be back again.
  • We tried both mines and had A LOT more luck here. They have a sluice set up that allows you to process quickly find specimens and my kids loved it!
  • First time being here was a pleasant experience. The lady at the desk was helpful and friendly. Found some cool sparkles