Open Since The 1950s, Dig For Treasures At Mason’s Ruby And Sapphire Mine In North Carolina
Wholesome family fun awaits at the many gem mines found in North Carolina. You can’t beat a rock hounding adventure filled with digging, sifting, sluicing, and more. When you’re nearby to Franklin, head over to Mason’s Ruby & Sapphire Mine for hours of enjoyment looking for rubies and sapphires.
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Mason’s Ruby and Sapphire mine is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9 a.m to 4 p.m. and is closed on Sunday and Monday. Last call to dig dirt is at 2:30 p.m. Learn more from the official website, and go here to follow on Facebook.
Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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