Rice Museum Awarded People’s Choice Award for Best Attraction in Washington County

People's Choice Award for Best Attraction from the Washington County Visitor and Tourism Bureau 2013.We are honored to announce that the Washington County Visitors Association of Oregon awarded a new “People’s Choice” award to the Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals for best attraction.

The award was presented to the museum’s executive director, curator, and board members in an awards luncheon hosted by the Washington County Visitors Association (WCVA) to honor businesses, front-line employees, and leaders for their continued dedication and influence on Washington County’s tourism industry.

Since 1996, the Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals has been proud to be a cherished educational resource dedicated to the preservation and instruction of mineralogy and geology in Washington County and Oregon, s well as the Pacific Northwest.

Rice Northwest Museum Honored with Cultural Tourism Award

2011 Cultural Tourism Award from the Washington County Visitors Association of Oregon to the Rice NW Rock and Mineral Museum.The Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals is proud to announce receipt of the 2012 Cultural Tourism Award from the Washington County Visitors Association of Oregon.

The annuals Stakeholder Appreciation Luncheon and Tourism Awards were held May 11, 2012, and was one of six local businesses honored with Tourism Industry Awards.