Location:220 Cottage Hill Ave. Elmhurst, IL 60126
Phone:630-833-1616

Upcoming events

  • 12.25.2018 - 01.15.2019 All day

    Modern carvings from the House of Faberge feature Russian folklore figures of the Kvass Seller, the Gypsy Fortune Teller and the Vagabond made of Russian gemstone and materials.

    October 2, 2018 through January 6, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 01.01.2019 - 01.29.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 01.08.2019 - 02.05.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 01.15.2019 - 02.12.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 01.19.2019 10:30 am - 01.19.2019 11:45 am

    Geologist Sara Kurth presents an introduction to rocks and minerals. Learn to identify minerals through basic hands-on identification including observation skills and hardness tests. Great for rockhounds and Boy & Girl Scout merit badges. Scout groups require adult supervision.

    75 minutes – Ages 8 yrs. to Adult
    Fee: $8.00 per person; Museum Members Free
    Reservations Required (630) 833-1616

     

  • 01.22.2019 - 02.19.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 01.29.2019 - 02.26.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 02.05.2019 - 02.26.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 02.09.2019 10:30 am - 02.09.2019 11:45 am

    Geologist Sara Kurth presents an introduction to rocks and minerals. Learn to identify minerals through basic hands-on identification including observation skills and hardness tests. Great for rockhounds and Boy & Girl Scout merit badges. Scout groups require adult supervision.

    75 minutes – Ages 8 yrs. to Adult
    Fee: $8.00 per person; Museum Members Free
    Reservations Required (630) 833-1616

     

  • 02.09.2019 1:30 pm - 02.09.2019 3:00 pm

    This beginner’s class allows children to make their own gemstone jewelry to keep. Choose two different types of jewelry to make with stones from the Museum Shop and learn how to work with jeweler’s tools. Great for Girl Scout Jewelry Badge, parties of 10 or more are encouraged to schedule a private class.

    Ages 8 to 16 years - 75 minutes
    $12.00 per person; Museum Members $10.00
    Reservations Required: (630) 833-1616

  • 02.12.2019 - 03.05.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 02.19.2019 - 03.12.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 02.26.2019 - 03.19.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 03.02.2019 10:30 am - 03.02.2019 11:45 am

    Geologist Sara Kurth presents an introduction to rocks and minerals. Learn to identify minerals through basic hands-on identification including observation skills and hardness tests. Great for rockhounds and Boy & Girl Scout merit badges. Scout groups require adult supervision.

    75 minutes – Ages 8 yrs. to Adult
    Fee: $8.00 per person; Museum Members Free
    Reservations Required (630) 833-1616

     

  • 03.02.2019 1:30 pm - 03.02.2019 3:00 pm

    This beginner’s class allows children to make their own gemstone jewelry to keep. Choose two different types of jewelry to make with stones from the Museum Shop and learn how to work with jeweler’s tools. Great for Girl Scout Jewelry Badge, parties of 10 or more are encouraged to schedule a private class.

    Ages 8 to 16 years - 75 minutes
    $12.00 per person; Museum Members $10.00
    Reservations Required: (630) 833-1616

  • 03.05.2019 - 03.26.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 03.12.2019 - 04.02.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 03.19.2019 - 04.09.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 03.26.2019 - 04.16.2019 All day

    This popular exhibit features 3 meals made of stone
    Warning: Eating rocks leads to broken teeth!

    January 8, 2018 through March 31, 2019
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission