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Blue Diamond Gemstones & Panning

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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A Great Place for Kids of all Ages!

I'm not sure how my sister found this place, but while I was out of town for work, she and my mom... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2015
Dez P
Smyrna, Georgia
Fun and friendly place!

We brought our 8 year old here and she had a blast. The staff is very helpful and informative. Even... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2015
Amanda E
via mobile
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17 Aug 2015
“A Great Place for Kids of all Ages!”
21 Jun 2015
“Fun and friendly place!”
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Reviewed August 17, 2015

I'm not sure how my sister found this place, but while I was out of town for work, she and my mom dropped in and had such a good time they wanted me to join them the following weekend, and as you can guess, we...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Dez P
Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

We brought our 8 year old here and she had a blast. The staff is very helpful and informative. Even though it was super hot out, there was some shade and they provided cold water. Great stop! Be sure to bring cash, they don't take...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Amanda E
Reviewed December 2, 2014

OK so this place doesn't look like much and many people drive right by the makeshift sign. There is nothing fancy here, no high tech fancy anything. Here's the secret though - the kids LOVE it. They will pan for gems as long as you...More

Date of experience: September 2014
3  Thank luckygirl21
Reviewed July 12, 2014

Phil has created a wonderful hands-on panning experience for birthday parties, Cub Scouts, etc. He is very knowledgeable and brings bags of potash to this site and the children can take home whatever they find. Great activity for a different birthday party.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank karenlin
Reviewed June 15, 2014

At Blue Gemstone Panning, you can select what type of item you want to look for-either fossils or gemstones. Each bag is $15. After you select you bag, you take it to the sluice area, and add some of the dirt to the screens that...More

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank Mary Jo H
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