Summer hours end Sunday, 9/1/2019

Thank you all for an amazing summer! It was wonderful for all of our staff to meet so many visitors. Now it’s time to get back to school and for our staff to prepare to greet thousands of students on field trips!

Rice NW Museum resumes it’s standard operating schedule beginning on Sunday, 9/1/2019. We are closed on Monday, 9/2/2019, in observance of Labor Day.

Hours: (September 1, 2019- June 2020)
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Open 1:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Thursday: Open 1:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Friday: Open 1:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Saturday: Open 10:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Sunday: Open 10:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Thanks again for a wonderful summer, and we wish everyone a happy start to their school year! Registration for field trips is open now, reserve your dates today!

Guided Tours: Now On Sunday!

Our popular guided tours are now available Saturday AND Sunday!

Guided tours are included with admission and start at 2:00 PM on Saturday and Sunday afternoons and last for approximately 90 minutes. Get here a few minutes early to purchase your admission, then meet your knowledgeable museum host at the entrance of the Northwest Gallery at 2:00 PM to join the fun.

Tours are appropriate for all ages and cover the whole museum.

Students in exhibit room - Rice Northwest Rock and Mineral Museum.