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Parrsboro Rock & Mineral Shop & Museum - CLOSED

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Interesting place

Found allot of interesting items, but remember not to go around lunch hour you will not find anyone... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2017
mitchd117
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Oakville, Canada
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Rocks, stones, minerals, fossils etc. to be revealed here

Even if you are not very "crazy" about rocks and minerals, stones and fossils... you just must... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2015
ihor s
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Toronto, Canada
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22 Mar 2017
“Interesting place”
27 Aug 2015
“Rocks, stones, minerals, fossils etc. to be revealed here”
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349 Whitehall Road, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia B0M 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Found allot of interesting items, but remember not to go around lunch hour you will not find anyone around to help you. This place is not to expensive but they have allot.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mitchd117
Reviewed August 27, 2015

Even if you are not very "crazy" about rocks and minerals, stones and fossils... you just must visit this nice place... For a little while you become a digger, a discoverer of hidden in rocks and under the ground little miraculous treasures... such as: petrified...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank ihor s
Reviewed June 22, 2015

It is not easy to get into this shop. It is mostly CLOSED rather than opened. On Sundays it is closed. On working days they close at 18 00 or even during the day... So if you get in, you are lucky. The shop is...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank nicholas z
Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

Drove 2 hours from Halifax while in town from Calgary and after visiting the Geological Museum, headed right to this interesting store. However, they didn't seem too interested in having us. The first time we went by, the door was locked and a sign on...More

Date of experience: June 2015
5  Thank 667lauriel
Reviewed June 8, 2015

this is a great place to stop and see the different Rocks and rock collecting supplies available here. The Place is a little worn and Dated but it has a lot in it to look and browse.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank dgg123
Reviewed May 19, 2015

Nice spot to stop with children in order to get an understanding about the Bay of Fundy and it's geology.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed March 19, 2015

Eldon George is a wealth of knowledge about the local rocks and minerals. Highly recommended to anyone interested in rocks, minerals or fossils.

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

I found this shop quite interesting with a very knowledgeable staff. The shop has a variety of minerals as well as jewellery.Display of items is done very tastefully. Prices also vary.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Diane B
Reviewed October 5, 2014

This is another hidden gem on our journey. The owner of this establishment is quite charming and full of amazing stories of rock hounding and local lore. If you want to know anything about local geology or fossils, this is the place to go.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Maya A
Reviewed September 7, 2014

The shop contains a wide variety of minerals from various arts of the world. Definitely a place to explore.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Diane B
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