Rio Doce Gem Mine

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  • Seasons - Easter through Halloween
  • Hours - Daily 9 am-6 pm


  • 14622 Hwy 226 S.

    Spruce Pine,   NC   28777


A gem mining adventure with connections right to the actual gem mines of Rio Doce (Sweet River), Brazil, as well as the famous Spruce Pine Mining District of North Carolina. You're guaranteed to discover amazing gem stones in each bucket of mining ore!

Visit Spruce Pine, the most important mining district in the world, and enjoy a very special experience at a local gem mine!

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14622 Hwy 226 S.
Spruce Pine NC 28777


Latitude: 35° 57' 10.8" / Longitude: -82° 6' 28.0794"

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