Self-Guided Tour at JMU Mineral Museum

Description: This is a self-guided tour with a student docent present. The Peter L. Via Collection, which has 378 individual specimens on display from 24 states and 39 countries, is one of four collections on display at the Mineral Museum, including a collection of fluorescent minerals. Overall, the museum holds more than 1,770 cataloged specimens from five different collections, including Via’s. It is home to the definitive Virginia Mineral Collection.
Ages: All ages Number of Participants (min/max): 10-30
Cost: Participant $0.00 Adult $0.00 Sibling $0.00