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Quartz, jasper and agate from the lower Nehalem River in buckets.

Rock Garage Sale

Canceled-Rock Garage Sale Hello Rice Museum of Rocks and Minerals Supporters, With the care and safety of our supporters in mind and with great sadness we will be cancelling the February Rock Garage Sale Event due to the impending winter weather conditions expected in our area. We will be issuing refunds to ticket holders through …

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Summerfest Postponed to 2021

Summerfest Postponed to 2021 The Rice Museum of Rocks and Minerals has reluctantly decided to cancel the 2020 SummerFest. We did not take this decision lightly, but circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic we felt this was the safest course of action. We determined that the potential health risks to our employees, volunteers, members, vendors and visitors …

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Pollinator Project Completed Thanks to TWIG Grant

The Museum successfully completed a Pollinator grant project this spring thanks to the generous support of the Tualatin Soil & Water Conservation District. Funded by the Tualatin Watershed Improvement Grant (TWIG) program, the museum’s event planning and maintenance team planted about 40 different rose bushes and 35 lavender plants encircling the back public area. The …

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What on Earth?

What on Earth? is a collection of earth sciences education and activities for all ages brought to you by the Rice Museum of Rocks & Minerals. What on Earth?

Virtual Tour

While we are closed due to COVID-19 we invite you to enjoy the Rice Museum of Rocks and Minerals with our Virtual Tour. Take the Virtual Tour!

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