Mineralogical Museum

Penny Hall
Newark, DE 19716- Map It
(302) 831-4940

AAA Editor Notes

Mineralogical Museum is at 255 Academy St. in Penny Hall. The small museum houses mineral displays from its 3,000-specimen collection illustrating specific themes including gemstones from exhausted mines or mines that no longer exist, minerals from caves and the geometry of crystalline shapes. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Free.
Hours: Wed.-Sun. noon-5 (also Wed. 5-8). Closed between exhibitions and during university holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.