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Awesome and Interesting

I will never see a rock the same! The people are great,friendly, and so knowledgeable. You welcomed... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
El Paso, Texas

I think this is the ONLY shop in Balmorhea-- it was the only place we saw that was open the day we... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Austin, Texas
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  • Very good58%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 May 2017
“Awesome and Interesting”
9 Jan 2017
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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102 South Main Street, Balmorhea, TX 79718
+1 432-375-0214
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

I will never see a rock the same! The people are great,friendly, and so knowledgeable. You welcomed by the owners dogs. The Shop is very well stocked with different types of rocks and jewelry. We had kids with us they got a great geology lesson....More

1  Thank 915eats
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I think this is the ONLY shop in Balmorhea-- it was the only place we saw that was open the day we were in town. It's a quirky family owned place that doesn't particularly give you the warm fuzzies, but that definitely has some interesting...More

5  Thank P5_Crazy_Train
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great rocks, great prices, generous owners. Feel like we made new friends. Jim and sue are truly the salt of the earth. Treat them kindly .

3  Thank Llyn S
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Arrived right at 10 am opening time. Took a long walk through the place had to do a few turn around's as there is stuff everywhere high and low. It is and older store and the do except visa credit cards. The guy working here...More

2  Thank Patrick O
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Great rock shop! Great selection of raw rocks and finished jewelry pieces! Including agate found nearby. Reasonably priced. Also has items found in the desert for sale. Such as old canteens and bottles. Owners are lovely people that will spend as much time with you...More

3  Thank gru17
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This place was full of surprises. Nearly all the rocks were from the region. They also had artist pieces and a seamstress in the house. Lots of surprises.

2  Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 24 April 2016

My wife is a newbie rockhound. I, however, am not the least bit interested in rocks. My wife did the shopping and all the "oooh" ing and "ahhh" ing. She bought a geode for less than 10 dollars that the proprietor cut in two for...More

3  Thank TravellinShutterbug
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18 April 2017|
Response from balmorhearockshop |
We are normally closed Tues thru Thur. Open Friday thru Monday 10am til 4pm. If someone happens to be here working on tue wed or thur, we will gladly open for you!