HOURS:  Seven Days a Week  9:30am – 5:30pm

Admission:  Free!  If you want to collect gemstones from the Scratch Patch, you can buy a bag to use from $5 – $12.???

Mineral World and the Scratch Patch is a unique and family-friendly attraction located in charming Sidney, British Columbia.

?Come in and collect beautiful polished gemstones in the Scratch Patch or browse our store where you will find exquisite gemstone jewellery, fossils, minerals, toys and gifts.

Our Scratch Patch area has been a Victoria family favourite for almost 25 years. Come by, grab a collector’s bag, and collect your own gemstones from our bins and caves. Take as much time as you need to find those perfect treasures!

At Mineral World, education is important to us. We have discovery stations in our Scratch Patch area where you can explore and learn about our planet. More stations are on the way, so check back often!

Check out our amazing selection of minerals, fossils, gifts and toys in our main store area

Fossils and minerals from around the world adorn our store. We have specimens for every interest level, from casual to serious collector. We also carry unique and beautiful giftware and toys.

Mineral World, Sidney, BC

Photo by Victoria Buzz