Caribe Jewelry Museum & Factory, Cartagena

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Take a tour through Caribe Jewelry Museum & Factory to learn about the mining, refining, and designing processes of the emerald industry. The tour walks you through the museum section first, offering exhibits on the historical methods for sourcing the precious gem, the history of the industry in Colombia, and some traditional designs for emerald cuts. After the main exhibits, visit the functioning workshop and watch as the workers cut and place the gems. At the end of your tour, you can browse the store to see the final product and make any purchases if you wish. Plan to see Caribe Jewelry Museum & Factory and other attractions that appeal to you using our Cartagena road trip planner.
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  • It's a little strange to write a review about this place as a tourist destination, because after all, it is a Jewelry store. However, WHAO, what an experience. I visited the store with the "museum... 
    It's a little strange to write a review about this place as a tourist destination, because after all, it is a Jewelry store. However, WHAO, what an experience. I visited the store with the "museum...  more »
  • I LOVED my Emerald shopping experience here! The staff was so friendly, never pushy - it was such a relaxed and comfortable environment. They have SO many styles and sizes of emeralds for every taste....  more
    I LOVED my Emerald shopping experience here! The staff was so friendly, never pushy - it was such a relaxed and comfortable environment. They have SO many styles and sizes of emeralds for every taste....  more »
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  • The service is great! They have a beautiful collection. They are not pushy and they are very patient.
  • Me and my family had a great experience there we learn a lot about the emeralds and the difference between them plus the staff was really friendly.

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