Lizzadro Museum is now open in Oak Brook!


School Programs

Educational Programs

Download the Educational Brochure Here. (PDF)

The Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art offers tour programs to school groups. Teachers must arrange a tour date and time by calling the Museum at 630.833.1616 during Museum hours.

Admission is $3.00 per person for organized school groups. Groups visiting the Museum are limited to 90 students maximum and 10 students minimum.

Tours are offered to school groups Tuesday through Friday. The first tour starts at 10:00 a.m. Total visiting time for school groups is approximately one and a half hours not to exceed two hours.

The tour begins in the lecture hall with an interactive presentation. If specific subjects are preferred (earth science, social studies, art, etc.), advanced notice is required. With advanced notice, groups will be allowed to go through the Museum Shop. Students must enter the shop in small groups and accompanied by an adult. In lieu of going through the shop, teachers may use the pre-order form here. Please allow at least 2 weeks to prepare your order.

Download the Scavenger Hunt Quiz Here.

Indoor and outdoor lunch space may be available for a fee. Please contact the educator for more information.

PARKING: School buses are not allowed in the roundabout. Buses must enter from the south entrance, let off groups by the front door and park on the north side of the Museum. A bus parking map will be sent to school groups coming by bus.

For Rockhounds

Take the Rockhound's Quiz

Take "The Rockhound Quiz"

The Rock & Mineral Challenge

Explore "The Rock and Mineral Challenge"

Lapidary Links

Magazines, clubs, classes, shows, and more. Find the list of links here.