Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals

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

AAA Editor Notes

Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals is off US 26W exit 61B, 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.
$10; $9 (ages 60+); $7 (ages 5-17 and military with ID).
Hours: Wed.-Fri. 1-5, Sat.-Sun. 10-5. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 30 minutes minimum.