Mineral & gem

The wait has been long for the second world mineralogical event to find its audience for its 57th edition, but everything is ready to bring the streets of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines back to life!

The more than 1,000 exhibitors from all over the world, as well as experts and enthusiasts, will meet from Thursday June 23 to Sunday June 26, 2022 in Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines for their great annual mass on nearly 52,000 m2.

Mineral&Gem, the famous 'International Minerals Exchange of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines' brings together more than 30,000 visitors each year who come to meet more than 1,000 exhibitors from 52 countries and all continents on an area of nearly 52,000m². This success has given it its position among the 3 major world events in its field, where amateurs and professionals can admire and acquire minerals, gems, fossils, meteorites, jewellery, pearls, precious stones and fine stones.

The event is organized according to 4 main areas: - the 'mineral' area - the 'gems' area - the 'crystal & health' area - the 'jewelry and jewelry' area.

In addition, many conferences and prestigious exhibitions are scheduled during the event, as well as workshops for the general public.

Opening time :

Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

On Thursdays and Fridays, access is reserved for professionals on presentation of proof of activity.

2022 prices:

2-day Grand Public Pass: €15 (Saturday and Sunday); €10 per day; day reduced rate: €6 for under 18s, students, unemployed, disabled, Ircos, Accès culture.

Free for children under 10 years old.

Prices for professionals:

- 5-day Early-Access pass: €55

- 4-day pass (Thursday to Sunday): €38

- Day (Thursday or Friday): 26€

- Group day (Thursday or Friday): €18

More info: https://www.facebook.com/Sainte.Marie.Mineral

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