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Kristall Galerie

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Address: Corner of Tobias Hainyeko and Theo-Ben Gurirab Avenue, Swakopmund, Namibia
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+264 64 406 080

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Good for an hour

Interesting venue with attached shops. They have a lot of kristals and such. I missed a bit more on the how they are formed but over all rich collection. The attached shops are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Interesting venue with attached shops. They have a lot of kristals and such. I missed a bit more on the how they are formed but over all rich collection. The attached shops are high end but prices seemed to be ok, they have nice stuff for sale.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was not overly thrilled at the thought of going to the Kristall Galerie but I was pleasantly surprised at how interesting it is. I highly recommend. The crystals are beautiful and have been thoughtfully displayed. There are information labels in English.

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Dorset, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were taken here as part of a QM2 excursion. If you are into minerals and gems, this will make a very interesting visit. It is very modern and clean, well presented, the staff are helpful and friendly and there are lots of opportunities to spend your money!

Thank Modigli
Rauland, Norway
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How on Earth can crystals grow so large? See their display showing how they were excavated from a Namibian farm and transported to the gallery. After entering you come into a open 'gold-mine' where the kids can sort through thousands of multi-coloured tumbled stones and collect a bagful of treasures. We spent half an hour doing just that - as... More 

Thank Bob D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

I was a bit uncertain when I heard we were going here, but I am so glad we did. It was just the right length, the shops were awesome and the scratch patch for stones was so much fun!

Thank Lusreviews
Cape Town, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

In September 2014 my family visited the Kristall Galerie and it was an amazing experience with the most beautiful stones you can imagine. We all bought book shelve end stops and some other jewelry made of these lovely stones. We returned in December 2016 and my husband had thought it good to give me a gift voucher from the Kristall... More 

Thank bonniekotze
Cape Town
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We really didn't expect much when we dropped in on the Kristall Galerie this morning, and were pleasantly surprised by the scope and size of the gallery and displays. A world-class display and gallery in our opinion - great attention was placed on a superb layout and information. And a jaw-dropping collection of crystals. A highly recommended experience for all... More 

Thank FaerieLiza
Windhoek, Namibia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We visited the gallery, i was impressed to see how stones are made and transformed in lovely bijous. the quality and prices are affordable depending on your pockets. we enjoyed with my children the visit and the staffs were kind

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Very well planned to make an excellent and informative visit. Really good exhibits demonstrating why the Europeans wanted to exploit the country. Especially the murdering Germans.

Thank ChrisAnvil
Durban, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a most amazing display of clusters of crystals of many shapes, sizes (some are rerally huge) and colours, all most beautifully displayed in a wonderful building. It is like something out of a fairytale, fascinating and awe-inspirinjg, and I wandered through the halls three times, and could have stayed there longer, overwhelmed by the result of Nature's might,... More 

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