The Crystal Caves will rock your world! One hour from Cairns on the Atherton Tablelands, share one man’s passion for crystals and fossils at the Crystal Caves. Journey through 300m2 of tunnels and grottos that Rene built to feature his million year old natural crystals and prehistoric fossils. Take a self-guided tour and marvel at the interactive displays which allow you to touch and photograph the crystals, you can even crack your own. Explore the tunnels and grottos of this unique museum to see Rene Boissevain's amazing collection of more than 600 individual pieces. He has spent a lifetime travelling to every corner of the world to collect crystallised mineral specimens, gemstones, fossils and rocks. Carefully positioned and delicately lit, you are free to discover in your own time and encouraged to touch and photograph the crystals.