Emerald Jewelry Making Class In Cartagena

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    9am or 2pm Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    We could pick you up at any hotel in the city of Cartagena. If you are in Baru or any of the islands out of the city, we could pick you up at old town If you are coming in on a cruise ship, we'll let.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Hands-on class where visitorswill feel what it is liketo make a piece of jewelry, develop creativity, and bring back memories of school. The class will be guided by a fluent English advisor, and the instructors will be students from the sponsored school. This shared 3-hour experience has a maximum capacityof 20 participants.


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • All necessary equipment included

Know More about this tour

Meet a driver at your hotel or port in Cartagena, traveling to the Emerald Museum for a 9am or 2pm start time.

Youwill receive video, written, and spoken instructions about how to make jewelry with sterling silver wire and Colombian emeralds, then create four projects, a ring, earrings, a pendant and a bracelet.

Before crafting your jewelry,visit a melting laboratory, where you willlearn how the silver wire is made. At the end of the class, decide whichof your projectsto take home. One of the projects is included in the price; the extra onesare available for purchase at 30 USD each, a price thatcovers the cost of the emerald and the silver.

After that, take a guided tour of the emerald museum. Here you will learn about emeralds: the magic, history, relevance, and scientificcharacteristics of this Colombian gemstone. Thereare hundred of emeralds with weird formations and shapes from all over Colombiaand the world, as well as other precious stones.

If desired, youmay also visit the jewelry makingworkshop, where craftsmen work sterlingsilverand 18K gold intojewelry, or browse for souvenirs in the onsite shop, theonly jewelry store in Colombia with aQuality Management System Certificateand international guarantee.

Following the class, a driver will transfer you back to the original departure point.


  • One of the four projects developed
  • Light refreshments
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel drop-off


  • The extra three projects (You choose at the end what to takewith you. It could be just the included piece and/or the extra pieces)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

May be operated by a multi-lingual guide

Minimum age is 10 years

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