The museum will be closed for the holidays from December 22nd to January 1st.
We will resume our regular hours of 10am-4pm on Tuesday, January 2nd.
Explore some of our collection!
The only way our museum collection grows is through donations and loans; We are thankful for those who support our museum. Below are some highlights of what is currently on display:
Location: Eagle's Nest Mine, Placer County, California, U.S.A.
Donated by: Hubert Charles de Monmonier
Calcite with oriented pyrite
Location: Chenzhou, Hunan Province, China
Loaned by: Dr. Robert Lavinsky
Location: Merelani Mine, Arusha Hills, Tanzania
Donated by: Ann and Ed David