Lapidary Arts Gallery

See cut and polished works of art, sparkling gemstones and ornate, one-of-a-kind carvings. What's your birthstone? The Lapidary Arts Gallery is the section of the museum with the most sparkles! Here you will find treasured jewels from all around the world, including rubies, sapphires, diamonds, and emeralds. Take a moment to find your birthstone (all are labeled and on display), or catch a glimpse of our skillfully carved Oregon opal, etched with an image of Mt. Hood. The beauty awaits you!