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H.Stern Workshop Tour

Rua Garcia d'Avila 113, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22421-010, Brazil
+55 21 2274-8897
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Founded in 1945, in Rio de Janeiro Brazil, H.Stern has become one of the world's pre-eminent fine jewelry houses, present today in approximately 30 countries. The secrets of the enchanting process of jewelry making can be experienced on a unique journey through H.Stern’s ateliers housed at the company’s headquarters in the heart of Ipanema. The meticulous handwork of artisans, their longstanding expertise, the delicate creative process and innovative manufacturing techniques are observed during the visit; starting from the precise selection and cutting of the gemstones to the final polishing of jewels. At the end of this exclusive tour, you can see the result of H.Stern’s intricate work in exceptional jewels made with Brazilian gemstones. With your visit to the headquarters you will have exclusive access to premium jewels that can only be acquired in Rio de Janeiro. H.Stern offers free transportation to the visit.
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Rua Garcia d'Avila 113, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22421-010, Brazil
Ipanema
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+55 21 2274-8897

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We learned about the H.Stern Workshop Tour through our Tour Director. It's a great setup with an informative step by step review of their processes and beautiful stones to look at along the way. This tour is designed with selling in mind as you end...More

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest Relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Christine, Thank you for your visit and evaluation for H.Stern Workshop Tour! Your opinion is extremely important to improve our service. We hope to exceed your expectations on your next visit! Sincerely, H.Stern

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took the tour but almost no-one was working in the workshop so it was not very interesting. Afterwards we were shown some attractive pieces of jewellery and the salesman estimated the price in my home currency. I bought one but the...More

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest Relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Jack Thank you for your visit and evaluation for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We deeply regret that not having met your expectations on this occasion, but we will work carefully to improve our service. Regarding your complaint, we kindly ask you to contact The Customer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were picked up at the pier by an excellent tour guide and his chauffeur and taken to the beautifully appointed jewelry factory. There we learned about the mining and subsequent cutting and polishing of the stones until they are turned into work of art....More

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest Relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the museum but be prepared for the hard sell of jewellery at the end. But the pieces are beautiful

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tish, We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My spouse and I did things backwards actually. We had the opportunity to sit with Joyce and she showed us some extraordinary men's rings. We left there with three different pieces of jewelry and then did a tour afterwards. Phenomenal experience overall.

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Robert, We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was at H.Stern years ago and did the tour and purchased some jewelry. This time I went again and the tour was definitely updated and somewhat interesting. This year I did notice that the pressure on the sales team was definitely higher and the...More

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your visit and evaluation for H.Stern Workshop Tour! Your opinion is extremely important to improve our service. We hope to exceed your expectations on your next visit! Sincerely, H.Stern

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Although the tour was short, it contained some very interesting aspects. The store had many beautiful pieces. We arrived on our last day in Rio, so we were only able to purchase a loose stone, as it takes two days to get stones made into...More

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Debbie We are very pleased to receive your good rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and will continue striving for excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

Reviewed 6 October 2017

Top notch service from the time we walked in the door until our complimentary ride back to our hotel. Gem prices were very good too!

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, guest relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Martin, We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

Reviewed 22 September 2017

We enjoyed this tour and knew what to expect. The first part with the earphones was unfortunately rushed. We would have like twice as much time -- maybe there was a way to turn off the tape between points that we didn't see on the...More

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Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest Relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Hi, We are very pleased to receive your good rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and will continue striving for excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Comprehensible tour of selecting and curating gemstones. Includes amazing professionals who tame you through and answer all your questions. Beautiful private collection tour. Amazing prices if you purchase. I would like to single out Virginia de la Torre at the hotel Miramar, Laurant at the...More

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1  Thank Diann B
Ana_Luiza_Goulart, Guest Relations at H.Stern Workshop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hi Diann, We are very pleased to receive your great rating for H.Stern Workshop Tour! We thank you for your visit and we will continue working to keep excellence in our service. We hope to see you soon! Sincerely, H.Stern

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