Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals

26385 N.W. Groveland Dr.
Hillsboro, OR 97124-9351- Map It
(503) 647-2418

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Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals is off US 26W exit 61N, just n. to Groveland Dr., then 1.3 mi. w. to 26385 N.W. Groveland Dr. A 9,000-square-foot exhibit space contains thousands of world-class minerals, crystals, fossils, meteorites, petrified wood and fluorescents. Visitors can see copper minerals, a variety of gems, agates and red rhodochrosite. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$8; $7 (ages 60+); $6 (ages 5-17); $5 (military with ID).
Hours: Wed.-Fri. 1-5, Sat.-Sun. 10-5. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas.