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The historic Rice Museum houses one of the world’s finest collections of rocks and minerals. With extensive galleries, touchable specimens, and skilled museum hosts we create a layered experience for visitors of all ages. We offer both guided tour programs and unguided group visits.
Our building capacity allows us to accommodate up to 39 people per group. For groups larger than 39 attendees please contact our Office Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org to explore custom options.
The Museum has limited accessibility. There is no food on-site, however an outdoor picnic area is available.
Due to COVID restrictions we can only accommodate groups up to 10 attendees
During COVID, groups of 35 or less are charged a flat rate of $75. Groups with 36 attendees or more pricing is per person: Adults: $10.00 Students (K-College): $5.00 Veterans & Active Military: $5.00 Children 4 and under: Free
Guided tour topics include rock and mineral formation, fossilization, geologic time, history of the museum and more! Group tours are available by pre-registration only.