Crater of Diamonds State Park

  News of a record diamond find at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro has been making national and international headlines this year. The find, an 8.52-carat white diamond named “Esperanza,” was the fifth largest diamond found by a visitor since the state park was established in 1972. At the popular attraction, the world’s …
A diamond for the record books has been found at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro! The find, an 8.52-carat white diamond, has been named the Esperanza Diamond by Bobbie Oskarson of Colorado, who made the diamond discovery on June 24. According to a state park news release, “the gem is the fifth largest …
  I get the newsletter the Crater of Diamonds State Park folks put together and it is filled with some pretty neat stuff. Like this week! The below article by Park Interpreter Margi Jenks was featured and covers what rough diamonds found at Crater look like. Enjoy! Every day as I talk to visitors one …
  North America’s largest diamond and more than 75,000 other diamonds have been found in a field southeast of Murfreesboro since farmer John Huddleston discovered the first gems in the field in 1906. Since 1972, the site has been preserved as Crater of Diamonds State Park.  This year marks the 40thanniversary of the park.  Park …