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Tanzanite Experience

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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amazing customer service

I recently visited the Tanzanite Experience and purchased a tanzanite bangle bracelet, When I... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jarbri
A bit touristy but nice selection and fairly reasonable prices

Apparently the place to buy tanzanite. They have the tanzanite purchase experience down to a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Randell N
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Visit The Tanzanite Experience and learn about the history, mystery and rarity of this precious gemstone, unique to Tanzania. Through a series of interactive tours and visual exhibitions, including a replica of a Tanzanite mine shaft, visitors...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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India St | Blue Plaza, 3rd Floor, Arusha 255, Tanzania
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I recently visited the Tanzanite Experience and purchased a tanzanite bangle bracelet, When I arrive home, I noticed that the silver had started to peel.....I was very concerned and I contacted the company immediately. my e mail was very quickly responded to by Junaid Khan...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Apparently the place to buy tanzanite. They have the tanzanite purchase experience down to a science. Good selection of other memorabilia and souvenirs at reasonable prices.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome store and very helpful staff members! I got my first and only Tanzanite ring from here and it was appraised well in the States.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank emilyabroadbent
INFO T, Guest Relations Manager at Tanzanite Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Emily, Thanks a lot for taking the time out to review us! We are happy to know you are satisfied with our rigorous standards :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Tanzanite experience just to see how the Tanzanite is mined. We didn't buy any though... It's a good place with some really awesome curios if your'e into that :)

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jet311362
INFO T, Guest Relations Manager at Tanzanite Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, We're pleased to hear from you, thank you for your review :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in the Palace hotel just around the corner and just had to visit. really excellent display and description of stones, l purchase some ear rings made by the Masai

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Apilac
INFO T, Guest Relations Manager at Tanzanite Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time out to review us! We're really glad you stopped by and were pleased with the experience :) You are most welcome again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After learning how this beautiful gem is mined we were able to experience the beauty of the polished stone. Purchases were made but there was no high pressure sales tactics.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CarolR3406
INFO T, Guest Relations Manager at Tanzanite Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Carol, It's a pleasure to hear from you! We are so glad to know the tour helped you appreciate the beautiful tanzanite more :) We hope your purchase will be a lifelong memento of your experience in our country

Reviewed 4 February 2019

So they have you sit through a history of Tanzanite which is more of a commercial infomercial than a serious historical exposition, then you do a tour of the "museum" in the next room where they just repeat everything that was in the movie, then...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 269jimg
INFO T, Guest Relations Manager at Tanzanite Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Hi there, Thanks for your review. We are pleased to hear you appreciated our vast variety of options. Of course, we are a Tanzanite retailing company and have museums in a couple of our stores, and the motivation behind including a museum tour is to...More

Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

I was looking to purchase a tanzanite and diamond ring I did some research and came across the tanzanite experience. I live in South Africa and contacted them on WhatsApp and was dealing with Junaid. I showed him what I wanted and he went through...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Adventure773367
INFO T, Guest Relations Manager at Tanzanite Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Hi there, It's a pleasure to hear from you and we are very pleased with all the positive things you have to say regarding your experience shopping with us :) Junaid sends his regards and we look forward to welcoming you to the museum :)

Reviewed 28 January 2019

Nice place to stop and have a coffee on the way to go back Arusha, but it is everything over prices!!More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank giuliapill9229
INFO T, Guest Relations Manager at Tanzanite Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Thanks for stopping by to leave us a review, We're pleased you enjoyed the coffee. Of course because we deal with ethically mined and professionally cut Tanzanite, the processes involved cause the price to be high, however we do have a wide range of options...More

Reviewed 24 January 2019

Its very good place to visit, first i enjoyed to get briefing of the Tanzanite, how is mined, the price and lots of things which i didn't know before, i went there with my tourists and he real enjoyed

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank africanwildadventure
INFO T, Guest Relations Manager at Tanzanite Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Hi there, Thanks a lot for leaving us a review! We are pleased you all enjoyed your visit. Karibu tena

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Roberta S
30 January 2018|
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Response from INFO T | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for reaching out, pleasure to be assisting you. Yes we do have one. I have messaged you with details as I was unable to send a link via this forum.
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Response from Karlie C | Reviewed this property |
One block away from the clock tower. On the back side of the Africafe building.
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SKP49
9 February 2017|
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Hi, yes The Tanzanite Experience was open in 2011 with a museum and shop however since then it has gone under new ownership and has had a total refurbishment with the museum being much more interactive and featuring a life... More
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