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Museum of American Jewelry Design and Manufacturing

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Wandered into this Jewelry Museum in a converted ice house in Harrisonburg, VA, and was pleasantly... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2016
WestchesterP2
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New York City, New York
Sparkles and silver

The jewelry was beautiful; and the history of the building and equipment for making precious metal... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2016
ladyMorgainna
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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217 S Liberty St, Suite 103, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3674
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful visit! We could have stayed longer, too bad there were others who wanted their attention also. We loved the stories and the background behind the jewelry. We spent a great deal of time touring and then listening to the details behind many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

This is an amazing place. My wife and I were fascinated by the collection of working antique equipment. I purchased an exquisite silver cuff bracelet for my wife as an anniversary gift. It was made onsite from a vintage mold by master craftsman and owner,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

My wife walked in and I trailed with my normal attitude of not purchasing anything. I toured the workshop and spoke with a highly experienced employee. I was so impressed that I parted company with my money and purchased a nice silver bracelet for Valentine's...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2017

What a fascinating workshop! The variety of designs, machines, craftspeople, and workmanship make this a highlight of a visit to Harrisonburg! The unique jewellery designs have to be seen to be believed. Definitely a city asset.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 31, 2017

My wife was interested in the museum part of the Jewelry Store. She looked up reviews and we decided to go. When we got there we noticed the unique jewelry in the cases. I really had not planned on spending much time here as we...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ksrich
Reviewed June 20, 2017

If you enjoy "old" period jewelry and design, the free look and explanations in the showroom are probably enough for you. The tour is for the REALLY interested craftsperson or historian. Otherwise, it begins to run together.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting pieces that resemble old times jewelry. The people who work there are very helpful and the pieces very pretty!

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect from this experience. Not much going on in the shop area but interesting information from the store staff.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed December 12, 2016

Wandered into this Jewelry Museum in a converted ice house in Harrisonburg, VA, and was pleasantly surprised. Never really thought about how jewelry was made. Interesting equipment and beautiful jewelry. Plan to reutrn for a tour next time.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed December 11, 2016

The jewelry was beautiful; and the history of the building and equipment for making precious metal jewelry was very interesting. The intricacy of the work, the filigree designs on most all of the rings, pendants, bracelets was stunning. Unlike anything else i've ever seen.

Date of experience: December 2016
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