The Rice Northwest Rock and Mineral Museum offers classes, workshops, fairs, festivals, field trips, and a wide variety of events and activities on mineralogy and rock collecting and study. As a community center, the museum also hosts events and activities for groups from around the community, many open to the general public.

For more information, check out the museum calendar of events and the museum blog. If you would like to bring an event or special occasion to the museum, please see our Facility Rental information.

Welcome back to school from Rice NW Museum!

Field Trips: Field trip registration for the 2018-2019 school year is open! Visit our For Teachers page to book now. Rice Museum field trips adhere to Next Generation Science Standards for elementary students. We take group reservations for up to 120 participants for tours in the mornings while we are closed to the public. Financial …

Welcome back to school from Rice NW Museum! Read More »

Faceting Classes 2014 – 2015 Schedule

The Columbia Willamette Faceters Guild has released its schedule of classes for Beginning Gemstone Faceting at the Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals for the 2014-2015 year. If you would like information on these and future classes, please contact the museum directly. Participants and students are introduced to the theory and techniques of faceting …

Faceting Classes 2014 – 2015 Schedule Read More »

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!
Translate »