Stone & Mineral Museum in Giethoorn

If you have a passion for gems, stones and minerals - or just want to see some of the most unique ones That The Netherlands Has to offer - then the Old Earth, located at Binnenpad 43, 8355 GR in the town of Giethoorn is one destination That Should be on your must-see list the next time you're in the town or what's or at reffered to as the Venice of the North. The museum is small enough That You can see and experience everything over the span of a few hours, but engaging enough That it's fun for the whole family.

for instance, an adjacent gift shop HAS gems and stones for sale, All-which guests can then use special equipment to break down and more Closely examine. Some guests even find crystals inside the rocks or thatthey purchase. Other rocks, However, might not have the same value, but still make for a nice keepsake nonetheless.

Checking out gemstones, minerals and rocks is the only activity Hardly That Old Earth has to offer. Among its other activities include an area where you can actually pan for gold.



Aside from all that the Old Earth Has to offer in the way of rocks, stones and minerals, the grounds That the museum is located on are also great just to take a stroll. in certainement exhibit areas turtles and cayman are on display for guests to check out. What's more Is that the staff at the Old Earth prides itself on being friendly and available to answer any questions guest, Whether it's about a Particular rock or stone or Whether it's about the museum itself.

All of These offerings make the Old Earth Museum one of the most unique, yet cool things to do in The Netherlands.

Hours of Operation
We advise While checking with the Old Earth, or visiting the tourist attraction's website at www.deoudeaarde.nl , gene rally speaking hours of operation are normally 10 am to 6 pm

for more Information
for more information about the museum and admission pricing for the Old Earth, one of the most unique things to do in Holland, visit its website at  www.deoudeaarde. com , mail it at  info@deoudeaarde.nl  or call the museum at 0521-361313.

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