Location:1220 Kensington Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523

Upcoming events

  • 01.18.2020 10:30 am - 01.18.2020 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. Adult supervision is required.

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


  • 01.18.2020 1:30 pm - 01.18.2020 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. Adult supervision required

    Ages 8 to 16 years - 60 minutes - Class length may vary
    $12.00 per person; Museum Members $10.00
    Reservations Required: (630) 833-1616