Gem Mining Experience
- Visit the area’s only all-indoor gem mining experience.
- We do not require or offer reservations, simply stop in to play.
- Open 5-days a week, Wednesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm.
- We will be resuming in-store parties in June! Contact us to learn more and book your experience.
- Or take it to-go and plan an at-home experience utilizing our to-go bags of mining rough!
Mobile Gem Mining
- Our state-of-the-art, custom-engineered trailer takes gem mining to the next level!
- Perfect for large-scale events and group gatherings. Book us for your next:
- In-house School Field Trip
- Summer Camp, or Track-out Camp
- School or Non-profit Fundraiser Event
- Note: the mobile mining experience is not available for birthday parties.
We invite you to experience the youthful joy of a Treasure Quest. You will dig it!
Treasure Quest Mining is an award-winning indoor and mobile gem mining experience, and crystal, fossil, and home decor gift shop located a block from downtown Apex at 414 Upchurch Street in Apex, North Carolina. Visit our award-winning location, you will dig it!
OurOur preOurOur Crystal, Gem & Fossil Gift Shop features a curated collection of crystals, gems, minerals, fossil specimens, jewelry, home decor items, and dinosaur- and shark-themed toys and gifts. Visit our store in person or shop online. You can purchase our treasures via Etsy or our website.
Plan your visit and explore bucket sizing and prices.
Explore our store, in-person or online, to purchase authentic crystals, gems, fossils and unique home decor treasures.
Plan your child’s birthday party!
View our comprehensive gem, shell & fossil identification pages to learn about your treasures.