Dig up gemstones for your own collection or creations at Pigeon Forge Gem Mine. Spend the day with your children as they go mining for their shiny discoveries in the flume area. Once you've uncovered your new treasures, take them to be cut, polished, and mounted on jewelry. You'll also find a free rock and fossil museum for educational purposes, as well as a general store filled with books, jewelry, and fossils. Nearby, view and feed a live bear. Take a look at our Pigeon Forge vacation planning site to schedule your visit to Pigeon Forge Gem Mine and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
Pigeon Forge Gem Mine Reviews
Different prices depending on what "gems" you are interested in. Bought a bucket for $40-45. Had fun looking for "treasures" and different stones. The kids next to us LOVED doing the gem mining and ev... more »
We enjoyed our 1st time. Our girls are 3 & 4 and it was a new fun activity for them. However, wish they offered a smaller bucket. They shared a $35 bucket but they were sad they couldn't have their ow... more »
Been going to pigeon forge for years and this is my favorite place. I've had so many gems cut and the experience is amazing. The workers are so nice and helpful. The $500 bucket is definitely worth it. Also, if you can afford it, get at least one of your gems cut. No complaints!
A good value! We purchased the 50 dollar deal and enjoyed sifting through everything. Nice setup and friendly staff.
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