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Creetown Gem Rock Museum

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Attraction Information

The Creetown Gem Rock Museum is the leading independent museum of its kind in the UK and is renowned worldwide. Owned and run by the Stephenson family it is regarded as one of the finest private collections of gemstones, crystals, minerals, rocks and fossils in Great Britain. Crystals and minerals are some of natures most outstanding creations and the collection demonstrates this with many fine specimens of world class standard on display.

The Museum is however, more than just a static display, it is a fully interactive experience with lots of things to do as well as to see. Tim Stephenson is a Fellow of the Gemmologists Association of Great Britain and along with his colleagues is normally around to offer advice and to answer any questions you might have on this fascinating subject. Whether you are in a large or small party, you will find your visit fun, relaxing and a thought provoking experience.

Opening hours

1 April – 30 September Daily 9.30am – 5.30pm October Daily 10.00am – 4.00pm 1st November – 31st March Daily 10.00am – 4.00pm



Chain Road, Creetown,
Newton Stewart,
Dumfries and Galloway,
DG8 7HJ,

Phone number

01671 820 357


Adults: £5.00 Children: £3.00 (5 to 15 ears) Concessions: £4.50 Family: £13.50 (2 adults, up to 3 children) Tickets are valid for 2 weeks!


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