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10th Annual Ben E. Clement Gem, Mineral, Fossil, & Jewelry Show with Digs

June 4 & 5, 2016
Admission to the Show is Free!   (Donations are appreciated.)

Saturday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Sunday 9:00AM - 4:00PM


At Historic Fohs Hall
205 North Walker St, Marion, KY
(Click Here for Map)

Come and Enjoy! 
Admission to the Show is Free!    (Donations are appreciated.)
Hourly Door Prizes                Silent Auctions             Vendor Tables

Free Children’s Activities - Sponsored by Farmer’s Bank & Trust of Marion, KY.

Museum Tours**                   Day & Night Digs**

Kentucky Geological Survey Booth
New This Year - Indian Artifact Display

Day Digs begin at 9:00AM at the Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum.

Vendor Tables

The vendors at the show sell a wide variety of items such as minerals, jewelry, fossils, rough material, household décor items and more. If you are interested in being a vendor at our show please contact the museum at (270) 965-4263 or
email us at beclement@att.net.

Children’s Activities

Special activities for children 12 and under are offered throughout both days.  Some of these activities may include cupcake geology, digging for rocks and minerals, making a pet rock, and more. So, bring your children to participate in these fun and educational programs while you enjoy the show.  These activities are sponsored by Farmer's Bank and Trust Company in Marion.


Museum Tours

After visiting the show, walk next door to the Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum to experience one of the finest collections of Fluorspar in the world.

For more information, call the museum at (270) 965-4263 or email us at beclement@att.net.


What's Happening:

  • Scheduled Digs 2017
    April 29
    May 20
    June 3* & 4*
    June 24
    July 22
    August 18, 19, & 20 (Eclipse on August 21)
    September 23
    October 21

    *Also, dates of the Ben E. Clement Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, & Jewelry Show. There will not be a night dig on June 4th.
  • Register Here for a Dig!


Open Year Around
October - May
Wednesday - Saturday 10AM - 3PM

Summer Hours
June - September
Monday - Saturday 10AM - 3PM

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 391, 205 North Walker Street.

Tours, for other times, may be arranged by contacting us at 270-965-4263

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