Tucson Gem & Mineral Show 2018 Overview

19 January 2018 - 11 February 2018

Tucson, Arizona, USA

Tucson Gem & Mineral Show 2018 Overview

The Tucson Gem and Minerals shows are spread over the whole city and every year more shows and events are added to the schedule. Crystal Classics are participating at some of the key events during that time as well as hosting our own events during the Tucson show times.

Here are our show locations for this year:

The Arizona Mineral & Fossil show 27th January – 10th February 2018
Hotel Tucson City Centre - 475 N. Granada, Tucson, AZ

In the completely refurbished Hotel Tucson City Center (formerly known as Inn Suites) we will have 4 locations.

1. Lobby / Fitness Room - Fine Mineral Classics & New Finds Room
2. Room 144 - The Rogerley Mine Room
3. Mission Meeting Room - Worldwide Classics Keystone Room
4. Room 402 - 
The Tsumeb Room

Crystal Classics Worldwide Classics Keystone Room – Opening from 22nd January at 12pm – 4th February 2018
HTCC Mission Room
Show hours: 10 am-6 pm daily

We have our Wholesale room – in the room formerly known as Mission meeting room.

A wide range of stock from worldwide localities is available at KEYSTONE prices. 50% discount across the board for all items in this room! There are thousands of bargains to be had in our Fine Mineral Keystone Wholesale room!

Crystal Classics Fine Mineral Classics & New Finds Room 23rd January 12pm – 4th February 2018
HTCC Fitness Room / Lobby
Open daily from 10am – 5pm

We will have display cases filled with our high quality retail minerals. A selection of European and American classics as well as specimens from the famous Tsumeb mine will be available. Additionally we will have  drawer units filled with a selection of fine specimens from Tsumeb and other worldwide localities.

This year has been full to the brim with new finds for us, so we're bringing all of our best finds with us to share with you in Tucson! In this room you will find minerals from the following localities:

Native Copper | Rocklands Mine, Australia
Fluorite | Diana Maria Mine, England
Fluorite | Rogerley Mine, England
Fluorite | Larkin's Quarry, Ireland

Fluorite | Diana Maria Mine, England | 6.0x4.7x3.3cm

So why not pop in and grab yourself something truly unique, we have everything from single twinned specimens to larger sizes.

Crystal Classics The Tsumeb Room 24th January 12pm - 9th February 2018
HTCC Room 402
Open Daily 10am - 5pm

Who doesn't love a classic Tsumeb specimen nestling nicely in their collection?! This year we are here for you with a dedicated room for one of the most famous mines in mineral history - the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. With specimens of every shape and size there sure to be something for every collector.

Dioptase on Calcite | Tsumeb Mine, Namibia | 7.1x5.3x2.4cm

Crystal Classics The Rogerley Mine Room 25th January – 9th February 2018
TCCH Room 114
Special launch event 25th January 5pm - 7pm | 
Open daily 10am – 5pm

This year we will have a dedicated room for the new find Fluorite from the recently reactivated Rogerley Mine, England. Here we will have a huge selection that covers all pockets of the discovery with everything from small individual crystals to larger specimens. This room will house Fluorites from the following localities:

Rogerley Mine, England
Diana Maria Mine, England
Weardale, England
Larkin's Quarry, Ireland

Fluorite | Rogerley Mine, England | 7.8x7.1x6.2cm

At all of our show locations the Crystal Classics team are happy to see you and help to find the right specimen as a new addition to your collection.

For more information about this event please visit: MZExpos

Pueblo Gem & Mineral Show
Court Suite 1 | Riverpark Inn Hotel | 777 W Cushing Street
Friday 18th January - Sunday 4th February 2018

Find us in Court Suite 1!

This show is a new location for Crystal Classics for 2018. This one is for the gem lovers of the mineral community. We will be bringing our finest selection of gem minerals from all across the world to showcase at the Pueblo Inn Mineral Show including some new collection minerals and new finds from Volodarsk Mine, Ukraine.

Tourmaline with Quartz, Lepidolite Cleavelandite, Stilbite and Microcline | Himalaya Mine, USA | 9.6x7.8x7.5cm

There's plenty to see, so why not join us!

1801 Oracle Mineral, Gem & Fossil Show
Unit 2 | 1801 N Oracle 
Friday 19th January - Wednesday 7th February 2018

This show is also a new location for Crystal Classics for 2018. This year we will have bargain basement wholesale minerals available from this location at Unit 2, 1801 N Oracle Rd. There's enough variety for every collector to be found here!

A selection of minerals to be found here include:

Native Copper | Rocklands Mine, Australia
Fluorite | Diana Maria Mine, England
Fluorite | Rogerley Mine, England
Fluorite | Larkin's Quarry, Ireland

Native Copper | Rocklands Mine, Australia | 14.5x6.2x5.8cm

For more information about this show please visit: XPOPress

Westward Look Fine Mineral Show

Show Dates
Friday 2nd February 2018 | 10AM – 6PM
Saturday 3rd February 2018 | 10AM – 6PM
Sunday 4th February 2018 | 10AM – 6PM
Monday 5th February 2018 | 10AM – 5PM


Crystal Classics will be showing the finest selection of high class mineral specimens in Room 235.

This year we will present ourselves in a new design at the Westward Look show – in our 6 display cabinets we will have great fluorites from England, gold specimens from US localities, fantastic rarities from Tsumeb, a colourful display of gem minerals from worldwide localities and some old European classics.

This show is held at a beautiful resort in the foothills of the Catalina Mountains. A selection of the finest mineral dealers from all over the world will show
their best minerals on display at this venue.

Several members of the Crystal Classics team will also be hosting a talk at Westward Look about the Rocklands Mine project on 4th February. The event will open at 6.30pm with the main talks beginning at 7.30pm.

For more information about this event please visit: Fine Mineral Show

The Tsumeb Forum
5th February 2018 | 2pm-7pm
Elks Lodge - 1800 N. Oracle Rd

This year's Tsumeb Forum promises to be the best one yet! The biggest Tsumeb event this year hosts talks from; Jim & Gail Spann 'Tsumeb in Texas' and Mike Rumsey and Mal Southwood 'Tsumeb Specimens at the Natural History Museum, London'. We will also have a varied group of dealers and refreshments at the event. What could possibly be a better evening out in Tucson?!


"Crystals & Crystal Forms" Theme for 2018

February 8th – 11th 2018
Thursday 8th - Saturday 10th | 10am - 6pm
Sunday 11th | 10am - 5pm

In 2018 at TGMS Crystal Classics will have a large open plan booth with an enormous range of minerals from classic worldwide localities. 

Our booth number is 916-1023.

For more information about this event please visit: TGMS

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