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Emerald's Polishing Workshop and Museum Tour

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What to Expect

Visit Caribe Jewelry School Foundation, meet the students and history of the school, learn to polish Colombian Emeralds with the guidance of an instructor, polish by yourself up to 5 stones in the cabbuchon cut, and you may take one with you included in the price or more than one making a donation.

Then, visit the emerald museum of Caribe Jewelry and meet petra the largest emerald ever unearthed in the country.

Stop At:

• Caribe Jewelry Museum & Factory, Bocagrande Calle 5 No 2-51, Cartagena 130012 Colombia
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick up to 12 per group.


  • Rafael Nunez Airport, Cartagena Colombia

Cartagena Cruise Terminal
Departure Time
10/10/2019 - 1/31/2021Monday - Saturday:09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Soda/Pop
  • Bottled water
  • Alcoholic Beverages
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: Caribe Jewelry Museum & Factory
1,849 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
Emerald jewelry you create
To learn how to make you own uncut-unpolished emerald jewelry was fun. The ring I throughout the trip and found
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Tampa, Florida
Caribe Jewelry Museum
Great tour with Boris, informative, fun, comprehensive and very helpful. The Jewelry was exquisite and
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New York City, New York
All I asked the concierge, was, where can I go to buy a pair...
Emerald earrings, he wrote down an address, I handed it to the taxi driver, and bam, I was taking a tour...? Not
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Los Angeles, California
Simulated Emerald Mine shows how they are found in Columbia
This is a no pressure museum and store that helped us understand how and where they get these beautiful gems in
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Los Angeles, California
Learn about Emeralds from a real expert and view them close up!
Our tour guide suggested we visit this excellent museum and there was NO pressure to buy them at the end, just an
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Midway, Utah
If You Love Emeralds, You'll Find a Ton Here. HIGH PRICES
All the Cruise Ships recommend this shop and well as all the taxi cab drivers for good reason, commissions paid
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Overall a Positive Experience, Instructors had Limited English Capabilities
The class includes an introductory video explaining the history of emeralds, Cartagena and introduces Caribe
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Bermuda Dunes, California
Love Emeralds? You will love this place!
My husband and I went to the emerald jewelry making class and then on to the emerald museum and factory tour. All
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Memphis, Tennessee
Nice people
Take the official tour rather than walki g off the street. It takes 1 hr or so, but you learn a lot. At the end,
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Interesting tour, excellent service and beautiful selection of jewellery
Roberto Carlos looked after us so well, gave an interesting and heartfelt tour explaining the significance of
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Excellent class for all
Whenever I travel I look for experiences that give back to the local people. This jewelry making program gives
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Very nice
We enjoyed the museum and factory tour. We learned a lot about mining and the different kinds of precious stones
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Jerusalem, Israel
excellent explanations and good purchases
We enjoyed the interesting museum and it was set up nicely in the factory. The guide's explanations were very
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M.j. J
Great tour
I was at the Bocagrande location. Great museum tour where you get to see some truly amazing emeralds. Afterward
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Certified emeralds from world class sales staff
Bought the most elegant and sparkling unique emerald earrings from Julie in the old town store. She had so much
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Key Details
  • Caribe Jewelry Museum & Factory
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
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