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Myanmar Gems Museum

66 Kaba Aya Pagoda Road, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+95 9 965 112212
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Will recommend anyone who loves gems and semi precious stones to visit this small museum and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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A Great Collection of Jewels and Gems and Sales Areas

The Museum occupies one floor in the building and sales booths occupy the other floors. The Museum... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Les W
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66 Kaba Aya Pagoda Road, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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+95 9 965 112212
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Will recommend anyone who loves gems and semi precious stones to visit this small museum and the gem shops. We loved the stores on the 2nd floor in particular and bought a couple of pendants and rings as we felt comfortable. We also visited stores...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Museum occupies one floor in the building and sales booths occupy the other floors. The Museum collection is impressive and displays the many Gems found in Myanmar. The sales booths are overwhelming in number and variety of offerings. Prices are quite resonable for value.

Thank Les W
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Myanmar Gems Museum has many jewellery displaying and those are very precious and rare products . Entrance fees is not very much and valuable to access . And lower block has many jewellery shops opening and good for shopping .

Thank Joliekate
Reviewed 22 December 2017

There's not much to see at the "museum" but there are several floors where you can shop for every type of gem and jewelry.

Thank Seepy1
Reviewed 11 December 2017

its hot so best to go inside building big few floors and best is morning around 10 pm not so much rafic

Thank sherryju
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Myanmar Gems Museum in Yangon is a museum devoted to precious Burmese gem stones, which is very renowned in Asia. It’s a government operated museum, commercialized by its entrance fees. The museum is located at one of its floor of a four-story building. The Gems...More

Thank zamanwho
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Though a bit commercialized with its entrance fee and showroom downstairs for shopping, the museum nonetheless highlights the gems that are mined in Myanmar and where they are found. It is educational because one couldn't imagine all the different colors of tourmaline, for example, or...More

Thank DramaqueenMadagascar
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a Government operated tourist spot in Yangon, and being touted as one of the MUST SEE places for most tourists. The location is way out of town, and transport is difficult. Most of the taxis in Yangon do not have FLAG DOWN system...More

1  Thank 313globetrotter
Reviewed 25 August 2017

exepnsive shops expensive entry fee there are better places in the city .its worth a visit for see the building (;

Thank forzonadam1111
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Visit to Yangon’s Gem Museum and Mart, is worth it to have a look & get a feel on how bountiful Burma’s lands have proved to be.

Thank Amir A
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trilogyfox
30 July 2015|
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Response from Beanca D | Reviewed this property |
Hey Sandy Fox, I can highly gecomend following shop at Gems museum: Kaung Sint Yadanar Gems & Jewellery Counter No. 6,11 Ground Floor Myanmar Gems Museum 66 Kaba Aye Pagoda Road, Yangon Tel. +95-95128175 She did for me... More
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