Deutsches Edelsteinmuseum

This quite unique museum showcases thousands of stones from all over the world! The Glyptothek provides an extremely fascinating insight into 6,000 years of gem-cutting and present day engraving art.

Useful information

Address : 

Hauptstraße 118, 55743 Idar-Oberstein


6 €

Opening hours

May-Oct: 9.30am-5.30pm; Nov-Apr: 10am-5pm - closed 24, 25 and 31 Dec, 15 days in Jan

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