This is a fun activity. You choose the size of your bucket of sand/gemstones and start sifting. When finished, your gems are sorted and you are shown what each one is. Then, if you choose, you can have one or more that is large enough be sent off to be cut and mounted in a ring or pendant. It's a... 更多
We stopped in while we were in Gatlinburg. Such a great time! We really enjoyed panning for the gems. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Wonderful family activity.
I always stop at the old town gem mine. They are very knowledgeable and friendly. Its a great way to relax and get some nice gems and stones. This last time I got alot of big gems a couple of garnets, a ruby and saphire to name a few.
My son LOVES gem mining anytime we are in the Smokey mountains. I have tried a few other places but nothing ever compares to here! Worth the money for a little fun! Add to your list of must dos!
My first experience about 1 year ago was great. I took my son in twice over our trip to Gatlinburg. The man who I assume is the owner (because he asked me if I needed a job )told my son about all gems he'd found. My son loved it. About 6 months later I went back this time with my... 更多
We bought a $25 bucket (the smallest you can share) for my two girls and they found a ton. My 9 year old kept thanking me during the process because she was so excited. The staff was friendly and knowledgable and didn't pressure is to have them cut. We will go back again!