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H.Stern Workshop Tour

Rua Garcia d'Avila 113, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22421-010, Brazil
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Founded in 1945, in Rio de Janeiro Brazil, H.Stern has become one of the world's pre-eminent fine jewelry houses, present today in approximately 30 countries. The secrets of the enchanting process of jewelry making can be experienced on a unique journey through H.Stern’s ateliers housed at the company’s headquarters in the heart of Ipanema. The meticulous handwork of artisans, their longstanding expertise, the delicate creative process and innovative manufacturing techniques are observed during the visit; starting from the precise selection and cutting of the gemstones to the final polishing of jewels. At the end of this exclusive tour, you can see the result of H.Stern’s intricate work in exceptional jewels made with Brazilian gemstones. With your visit to the headquarters you will have exclusive access to premium jewels that can only be acquired in Rio de Janeiro. H.Stern offers free transportation to the visit.
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Rua Garcia d'Avila 113, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22421-010, Brazil
Ipanema
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must do and see attraction of Rio. Amid the beauty and glamour of Rio, HStern shows the luxury and uniqueness of the Brazilian heritage and mining. Learn about the gemstones native to brazil and ooh and aaah over the German craftsmanship that brings them...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would love to learn how to cut & set stones. Their are very few places someone can learn do this. I have always wanted to learn.

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi We are very pleased to receive your good rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and will continue striving for excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an enjoyable and informative visit. They very clearly showed the various steps of locating and cutting gems. The videos are simple, clean and interesting. Watching people at work is always fascinating. The displays of gems is lovely. When it came to the sales...More

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good tour---regretted not having much time to gaze at the gems and see all the items on display.

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi We are very pleased to receive your good rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and will continue striving for excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get your if the museum at H.Stern. The tourmaline collection was awesome! Interesting to see the process of making jewelry. I did not feel ptressured to buy anything, which was very nice.

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest Relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing operation. Any shop visit is great shopping but going to the flagship location in Rio is a real treat. The tour is interesting but not too long. The collection is amazing but not overwhelming. The staff is knowledgeable and attentive but not pushy. Great...More

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest Relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting demonstrations on how their jewelry is made from finding the stones to the end product!

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

An organised tour while on a South American trip. A very interesting collection of wonderful mineral and gem specimens. A little more time would have been appreciated though.

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Robyn We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

When I returned to USA and gave my ring to my jeweler to appraise. He appraised it at 35-40% less than what I paid. This is highly disappointed and would not recommend H. Stern.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Very disappointed that HStern so over prices their jewelry. Purchased a large precious stone ring and when had an independent jeweler appraise the ring it is valued at half of the price charged by HStern. They give you, along with your receipt a copy of...More

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