Notice: We will be closed from February 17 until February 25, 2014. We will also be closed from April 2 until April 22, 2014. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Bob, Nancy, and Dan R. Lynch
Agate City Rocks & Gifts
721 7th Ave
Two Harbors, MN 55616

Store Hours:
Summer (May through October)
Mon-Sat 9am-5pm / Sun 10am-4pm
Winter (November through April)
10am-5pm (-4pm Sun) Closed Wed

Contact Us:
Phone: (218) 834-2304
Fax: (218) 834-5084
Email: bob [at]

Founded in 1962, Agate City Rocks & Gifts has remained the largest rock shop on Lake Superior's shores for decades, offering more Lake Superior agates for sale and on display than any other shop in the country. Located in Two Harbors, MN on Highway 61 (mainstreet), the shop has become a destination for rock hounds from all over the country and a landmark of Minnesota's North Shore. The next time you're in northeastern Minnesota, don't miss Agate City, Lake Superior's premier rock shop!

Agate City offers its customers the best in:

  • Lake Superior Agates
  • Local gemstones like thomsonite and greenstone
  • Mineral specimens from around the world
  • Stone carvings and spheres
  • Lapidary equipment and supplies
  • Books, including those covering local topics
  • Rock and mineral identification guides
  • Sterling silver jewelry
  • Local artwork and pottery
  • Games and puzzles
  • Owners Bob and Nancy Lynch are expert jewelers and silversmiths, offering handmade pendants, earrings, and rings that feature local stones.
    Custom designed jewelry services offered.

2014 Show Date:
Saturday, September 20

Open to public from 9am to 5pm
Dealer set-up begins at 7am

The Agate City Rock Show Sale & Swap is the North Shore's annual rock and mineral event! Dealers from all over the region come to sell and trade their agates, fossils, rocks, and jewelry. Show is located at Agate City Rocks & Gifts in Two Harbors.
If you're a dealer, the fee is $20 (to cover advertising). Please call us for details.

The Agate City Rock Show is always the third Saturday in September.
2015 show date: September 19

Agate City is home to authors Dan R. Lynch and Bob Lynch, creators of Adventure Publications' Rocks & Minerals series of field guides. Their recent book, Agates of Lake Superior, is available now and offers an in-depth look into the science of the Big Lake's most famous collectibles. With over 400 full-color photos, the book is a steal at $19.95. All of the authors' books are available in stores and at
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