The Mineral Zone is located in the upper town.
You will find there wholesalers and retailers of rough and cut minerals, fossils, meteorites and equipment as well as lithotherapy specialists in the well-being area.
A total of more than 750 international exhibitors and almost 200 speakers and lecturers welcome you on an area over 37 000 m².
Discover below the different areas and offers of the Mineral Zone.
This unavoidable place is located in the heart of the Mineral Zone. The major mineral traders gather in this ‘Prestige’ area. The first floor hosts the 3D projection ‘Micro-minerals of the Vosges Mountains’.
This historical building (112 years old) is the setting of a new area dedicated to the traders of high quality minerals and fossils. It also shelters two exhibitions: ‘Crystal Hunters’ Treasures’ and ‘Meteorites and their impacts’.
300 exhibitors of minerals, micro-mounts, fossils as well as specialized press. The hall 1 also welcomes the Prestige Exhibition and hall 2 the ‘Micro Lab’ and the exhibition ‘Mineral rarities of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines’.
This wooded park is convenient to stroll around and to hunt for bargains (minerals, fossils and specialized equipment). Several cultural workshops in the ‘Village Animations’, and a discovery of the Alsatian geological heritage and wines.
The large rooms of this imposing building in the courtyard of Val d’Argent Expo host throughout the year a jewels training center. About 10 lectures will be given during the show at the 2nd floor.
In a festive and friendly atmosphere, more than 300 commercial stands under marquees abound with minerals, fossils and meteorites from all over the world. These busy streets give to Mineral & Gem its unique charm and make it all worth its reputation.
To facilitate their visit, visitors receive a detailed catalogue and a map of the different zones upon arrival.