Collecting Rocks, Minerals, Fossils, Gemstones

New York

Collecting the world famous “Herkimer Diamonds” at:

Treasure Mountain Diamond Mine

Ace of Diamonds Mine

Herkimer Diamond Mine

Crystal Grove Diamond Mine & Campground

The Barton Mine- Garnet Crystals

New Jersey

Sterling Hill Mine

Collect world famous fluorescent minerals, tour a former zinc mine and mining museum.


Poland Mining Camp

Collect minerals such as tourmaline, apatite, mica, beryl, pollucite, perhamite, and many more in the igneous rock known as Pegmatite. A great area to find many micro mount mineral specimens. Access to public and private quarries.


Collect rocks, minerals and fossils in Pennsylvania


New York

Howe Caverns

Secret Caverns

New Jersey

Sterling Hill Mine

Tour a former zinc mine and mining museum in New Jersey.

Collecting Equipment/Lapidary Supplies/Specimens/Lab Materials

Raytech Industries

rock saws, lapidary equipment, collecting equipment, ultraviolet lights, etc

Ward’s Natural Science

Fire Mountain Gems

Gemstones, jewelry, tools.

Amateur Geologist

Wide variety of tools and supplies for the geologist.

Kingsley North, Inc.

Lapidary Supplies- books, rough materials, lapidary equipment & supplies, jewelry supplies

Diamond Pacific Tool Corporation

Geo Tools

Rock tumbling supplies, equipment and articles


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