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Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine


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Find your own sapphire gemstone at Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine, which is one of the world's largest sapphire gemstone deposits. Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine offers fine Montana sapphire gemstones, finished jewelry and the unique opportunity to find your own rough sapphire and have it finished into a gemstone.

Open year-round in Philipsburg; 201 West Broadway.
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Street Address
201 West Broadway
Philipsburg, MT 59858 Get directions
Mailing Address
PO Box 148
Philipsburg, MT 59858
Toll Free
Sapphire Mine: Memorial Day to Labor Day *Open 4 days a week Wednesday - Saturday *Closed Sunday - Tuesday and all Holidays Philipsburg store location: All Year 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Extended hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Memorial Day - Labor Day *Closed: New Years Day Easter July 4th Thanksgiving Christmas
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Extended hours: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Memorial Day - Labor Day
Payment Methods
American Express, Cash, Discover, Master Card, Personal Check (In State), Travelers Checks, Visa
Reservations Recommended, Walk-Ins Welcome
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Special Directions

Gem Mountain Sapphire Mine is slightly over an hour's drive from Butte or Missoula. From Interstate 90, take Montana Highway 1, the Pintler Scenic Route, to the junction of Montana Highway 38, Skalkaho Pass Road (six miles south of Philipsburg), then 16 miles west to our driveway, 21 Sapphire Gulch Lane. Town store open year round at 201 West Broadway; beautiful downtown Philipsburg.