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Mineral ShowsPinzgau at at the 44th Stuttgart Autumn Fair for Minerals, Fossils and Precious Stones October, 18th and 19th 2014

2nd Sep 2014 16:24 UTCRichard Bayerl Expert

"Pinzgauer gems", "the food of the dinosaurs?" and the "GeoKoffer" on the 44th. int. Stuttgart autumn fair Fellbacher Schwabenlandhalle.

The term "Pinzgau" can smack not only skiing and hiking fans with the tongue, but also and especially minerals and friends. In the land of the Austrian Alps radiators have recovered crystalline treasures in a class - breathtaking discoveries of the past decades are at the special show of the 44th Stuttgart International Autumn Show for Minerals, Fossils and Precious Stones on Saturday and Sunday 18 and 19 October 2014, in the Schwabenlandhalle Fellbach marvel.

Those who visit the region in the province of Salzburg, "stumbles" over several famous sites. Be it Rauris, Krimml, Untersulzbachtal - there is hardly a collection that did not turn up these names. Especially the variety striking: Emeralds from the Habachtal stand alongside classics such as rock crystal and titanite, sky blue strontianite and Fluorite next ores from the ancient mining area Schwarzleo. The exhibits breathe the spirit of the Alpine "Stoasucher" who move with passion and perseverance over and over again in the mountains. The sight of the exhibits makes clear what drives the spotlight - and what happiness it must be after a hard climb and tough work to pull a crystal from the clay. These visual stimuli are accompanied by acoustic yet, if alphorn players play in the Schwabenlandhalle.

When fossils special show will be next to the "What have the dinosaurs carnivorous or herbivorous if so eating?" shown, but also some originals or casts of the test subjects. Among others, a 114 cm (!) A skull

Kansas / USA originating mosasaurus missouriensis, which also adorns our this year's stock market poster.

This exhibition is supported by well-known universities and museums in the region.

Who wants to be at a time live fossil preparation this also has the opportunity to the professionals on the shoulder to look here.

In addition, there will once again be the traditional events for our young collectors and young with the Kinderglücksrad and gemstone Seven. This year with the extension "sieves your own fossilized shark tooth

For the first time will be presented at a collectors' fair which was introduced only recently GeoKoffer.

The GeoKoffer - The building blocks of the country bands-Württemberg

Baden-Württemberg is a resource-rich country with numerous domestic reserves. The GeoKoffer leads the knowledge of nature and ecology together with geological knowledge base. The GeoKoffer creates an awareness of the country and its friendly use the Geology and Natural Resources. The geology of Baden-Württemberg comprises almost 1 billion years, the wide variety is made tangible both on the surface and throughout the South German cuesta. These complex relationships are illustrated in the form of rocks, text, photos, graphics and movies.

The GeoKoffer was created from numerous project partners and our stock market from industry association and quarrying Baden-Württemberg e. V. (ISTE) representative on a market stall, with two lectures by Mrs. K. Renz on Saturday and Sunday as well as a Geo-Quiz for children and adolescents presented.

Let us surprise you, which provides knowledge of GeoKoffer!

Members of VFMG BG Stuttgart and the Stuttgart minerals and fossils friends eV are available to interested parties with advice and assistance at the information booth.

In addition, Dr. Breitenbach and Richard Bayerl give the minerals determination prior information about which unknown for you mineral is involved and the dedicated members of the fossils friends like to help you further to what it is for a fossil, which you have found.

In addition, the approximately 115 exhibitors from near and far, looking forward to your visit to our 44th show. You will be surprised what the exhibitors at New of minerals, fossils and Precious stones this time there.

Information compact:

44th Stuttgart International Autumn Show for Minerals, Fossils and Precious Stones

in the Schwabenlandhalle Fellbach

Opening times:

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 10:00 - 18:00 clock

Sunday, October 19, 2014, 1100 - 17:00 clock


Adults: 4 €

Students (aged 10 years), students, disabled persons: 3 €

Family ticket (. Maximum of 2 adults and 2 students): 10 €

Children under 10 are admitted free

Organizer: Stuttgart minerals and fossils friends eV (SMF)

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