What is a Gemstone?

Explore a wide variety of gemstones, rocks and minerals collected from around the world.


Follow our museum route of how gemstones are being transformed from the mine to market in 4 different stages (from formation, to mining and extraction, to gem and diamond cutting (lapidary), lastly to the trade and industry). It’s an enriching learning journey from the museum to the exquisite showroom.



Mr. Tay Kunming is the founder of The Gem Museum and a director of Far East Gem Institute, Far East Gems & Jewellery.

Ms. Loke Huiying is the founder of The Gem Museum. A certified trainer in gemology, she has been training jewellery professionals and business owners since 2009.


Address: 9 Perak Road, Singapore 208130

The Gem Museum is conveniently located along 9 Perak Rd, beside Rocher (D13) MRT Station.

If you are driving, you can park at Tekka Place Carpark. Approach our staff for a 1/2-hour complimentary carpark ticket! *whilst stocks last