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Dominion Gems - Watertown, South Dakota

(605) 880-1843

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Website designed by: Christopher Wentzell/Dominion Gem Exploration.


Website LAST UPDATED:  01/01/2020 

Welcome to DOMINION GEMS ...​..
  • We offer fine mineral and crystal specimens, opals, and gemstones for sale (and trade), from our personal collection to yours...

         JAN 2020: We are STILL  liquidating our current mineral specimen inventory:  all mineral specimens and gemstones for sale at reduced prices  THANK YOU to everyone who acquired minerals and specimens from us and we are glad they found new loving homes! 

  • 2020 changes:  We will be moving back to Virgin Valley NV to Mine Opals and deal with mining claims in the spring/summer of 2020.

  • We specialize in Virgin Valley Nevada Opal, Wet Opal Display Domes, opal mines & mining claims in Nevada.  Chris has just reacquired

        the Dominion Opal Mines dba/business name from his father.  His father is keeping the last 3 WRT lode claims he has in the valley.

        They are NOT open to collecting or digging and are private claims.  Chris does not have any ownership or control over those claims.

  • We have high-end gemstone mines & mining claims for sale or lease, specializing in the opal mines in Virgin Valley, Nevada.

  • The Upper OPAL QUEEN Claims in VIRGIN VALLEY (and other claims) are offered FOR SALE HERE.

  •  WE WANT / WE BUY:  San Diego County California Pegmatite Gem & Mineral Specimens incl Blue Cap Tourmalines

  • Current VIRGIN VALLEY OPAL NV MINES SCHEDULE: MAY 01 thru OCT 1, 2020.  Click HERE for our schedule/updates.

  • When out mining, it may take us 1-3 weeks to check emails, calls, voicemails, as we will be in remote areas with no services....

  • If we are out mining or traveling our STORE / SHOP pages will either be password locked as a "Guest Area" OR all store items hidden w/ a message  "There are no products to show at the moment>"  The shop will reopen when we arrive back.  Please check back!

  • Feel free to CONTACT US today with any questions, and please scroll down further and browse our entire site to see what we have to offer....     Thanks for visiting!

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