Formed billions of years ago, deep within the Earth, diamonds are the hardest natural substance known to man. Which begs the question; if it’s the hardest natural substance then how do you cut a diamond?
Visit the new Diamonds exhibition and find out what makes diamonds among the most valued in the world! Unearth how diamonds are formed and mined out of the ground – especially in Arkansas! You can learn what types of sand may contain diamonds. Using some of the same tools and equipment seen in jewelry stores, you can size your own diamonds, evaluate color and determine cut!