Things To Do in V&A WaterfrontThe Scratch Patch at The Waterfront
Where? Dock Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
When? Open Daily from 09h00 to 17h30.
How? Call +27 (0)21 419-9429
How much? Falls into price group R1 to R100 per person. Confirm with the provider.
An inexpensive visit and popular with all ages! Experiencing the amazing beauty and variety of gemstones is a must for visitors to Cape Town.
One of the most popular and convenient places to see and buy gemstones in Cape Town - and see an amazing variety of gemstone products - is at The Scratch Patch and Mineral World outlet at the V&A Waterfront. (Also see the Scratch Patch at Simons Town).
At the Scratch Patch you can have lots of fun “scratching” for your favourite tumble-polished gemstones from thousands of polished stones that quite literally cover the floor.
There are a wide variety of stones including Tiger’s Eye, Rose Quartz, Amethyst, Jasper, Agates and Crystals. You can purchase a small plastic bag or container ranging in price from R17 to R95 and then what stones you put in your bag or container is up to you.