• All Things to Do
  • Blindness and Low Vision
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Lodging - COMING SOON
  • Low Sensory
  • Mobility Level
  • Restaurant - COMING SOON

Housing one of the two Colorado “Goodwill” moon rocks collected during the Apollo 17 lunar mission, the Colorado School of Mines Museum of Earth Science 15,000 square feet showcases fossils, mineral, rocks, and other objects found in Colorado. You can even check out the Miss Colorado Crown with 21 diamonds and over 600 gemstones.

Two paid guided tours are available onsite for groups of 30 people or less which includes walking the Bob Weimer Geology Trail and need to be booked in advance.

Kids can even earn a free rock or mineral by completing a family-friendly scavenger hunt!

Additional Details

  • Activity Level:Adventures on Wheels, Mild Activity, Moderate Activity, Strenuous Activity
  • Exploryst Approved:No
  • Thing to Do Category:Museum, Tours
  • Pricing:Free
  • Stairs/Elevators:Elevators/NoStairs
  • Restrooms:Standard, Wheelchair Accessible (ADA Standard), Child Changing Table
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  • Parking:Parking lot (with Accessible Parking Spots), Van Accessible
  • Other Mobility Aspects:Stroller-Friendly, Service Animals, Seating Available
  • Child Friendly:Yes

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