Free Guided Tour Experience-Wednesday

  • Jun 1 - Nov 23, 2022
  • Rice NW Museum of Rocks & Minerals

    26385 Northwest Groveland Drive
    Hillsboro, Oregon 97124
Ticket Price Free Register Now
Description

The Rice Museum of Rocks and Minerals is offering free group tours (guided experiences) March-November. 

Free limited capacity group tours hit all of the same Next Generation Science Standards that the Museum's typical school tours fulfill and are led by the same enthusiastic group of educators. Content covered is appropriate for grades 1-6. 

These are mixed group (families) tours.
Advanced registration is required. Priority preference is given to families that have been negatively affected by COVID-19.  

This program is funded by a grant from the Juan Young Trust.

 

Date & Time

Jun 1 - Nov 23, 2022

Venue Details

Rice NW Museum of Rocks & Minerals

26385 Northwest Groveland Drive
Hillsboro, Oregon 97124 Rice NW Museum of Rocks & Minerals
Rice NW Museum

The Rice Museum of Rocks and Minerals houses a world-class collection recognized as the finest in the Pacific Northwest and one of the best in the nation. Located just west of Portland, Oregon, in Hillsboro, the Museum showcases not only fine rocks and minerals, but also fossils, meteorites, lapidary art, and gemstones from both the Pacific Northwest and all around the world. The Museum is listed in the National Register of Historic Places for its unique architectural style, natural stonework, and the extraordinary native Oregon woodwork found throughout the building.  

 

Our mission is to engage, inspire, and educate on the wonder and complexity of our earth.