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The Fossil Workshop

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55 Broad Street | In the Basement of Alice's Bear Shop, Lyme Regis DT7 3QF, England
+44 1297 444720
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Good Place To see

good place to visit the historical area. lots of Jurassic Coastline and you also buy things in this... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2015
rexley1
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Paddock Wood
A bit niche but ace if you are interested in fossils

Really worth dropping by as you browse the main street if you have an interest in the Jurassic... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2015
bodgejob
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Wallingford, United Kingdom
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12 Sep 2017
“Very Interesting”
10 May 2017
“Best and most interesting morning with a man who is passionate about fossils.”
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55 Broad Street | In the Basement of Alice's Bear Shop, Lyme Regis DT7 3QF, England
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

good place to visit the historical area. lots of Jurassic Coastline and you also buy things in this place as well.

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Reviewed 9 September 2015

Really worth dropping by as you browse the main street if you have an interest in the Jurassic Coast and its fossil treasures. The chap who runs the place is very knowledgable and very helpful.

1  Thank bodgejob
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

Terrific little basement shop, stocked with mainly UK sourced fossils . A real find but easily missed. Mind your head if you're six foot tall! Would definitely visit here again.

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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

This fossil shop is great..I'm really sorry I don't know your names but the young lady with dark hair was so friendly and the Young man with curly hair was really friendly as well and very informative. They also stock only locally-found fossils which is...More

Thank lol015
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Paddy and James were fantastic extremely helpful and enthusiastic. Nothing was to much trouble spending time to show us what to look for and they even endured a whole bag full of finds telling us what we had discovered. My children were keen to revisit...More

Thank jamesandtoni2015
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

We booked on this fossil tour on bank holiday Monday, we were told it would last approx 3 hours long but we crawled back up the hill to our cottage after 5 hours! A fantastic tour with interesting historical information from the team of 4...More

1  Thank Nicola F
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Paddy was wonderful and very very knowledgeable. He was also very helpful to look and our discoveries on the beach and let us know if it was actually a fossil or not! Lovely shop and very helpful.

Thank Sailorviv
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Reviewed 11 August 2015

After a fossil hunt on the beach, be sure to pop into this workshop with a lot of fascinating fossils to discover!

Thank Muecke66
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

Really helpful friendly knowledgeable staff. Cleaned an ammonite we got on an organised fossil walk. Lovely selection of fossils to buy, visited the shop about three times

Thank Sarah R
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

A great place to visit if you are interested in local fossils.Paddy and Chris are very friendly and always ready to help identify any strange fossils you may find on the beach.They also lead the local fossil walks along the beach which are very informative...More

Thank Bernice h
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