Explore many fascinating galleries and displays

The Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals is home to many fascinating and beautiful galleries and displays. These galleries and displays cover an extremely wide range of geologic wonders, including Northwest stones such as thunder eggs and sunstones and a vast collection of semi-precious rocks, gems and crystals that include gold, emeralds, rubies, diamonds, sapphires and the famous "Alma Rose" rhodochrosite from Colorado. Please click on any of the photos or links below to learn more about the many galleries and displays that are part of the Rice Museum.