The Borders and the Southwest Sights

Creetown Gem Rock Museum

  • Chain Rd. Map It
  • Creetown

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

In the nearby village of Creetown, the Creetown Gem Rock Museum has an eclectic mineral collection, a dinosaur egg, an erupting volcano, and a crystal cave. There's also an Internet café, a tearoom, and a shop selling stones and crystals—both loose and in settings.

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Chain Rd., off A75, Creetown, Dumfries and Galloway, DG8 7HJ, Scotland

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Sight Details:

  • £4
  • Easter–Sept., daily 9:30–5:30; Sept.–Easter, daily 10–4; last admission ½ hr before closing

Published 10/27/2015


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