Video: Tour of the Mineralogy Collection

April 23, 2012

Ted Daeschler opening a drawer of mineral specimens

Dr. Ted Daeschler provides a sample of what’s in store during the Behind-the-Scenes tour of the Academy’s Mineralogy Collection. It houses about 9,000 rare, historically important, and incredibly beautiful specimens from classic mineral localities in Europe and North America.

These tours are held Thursdays through Monday at 11 am for the rest of April. » More

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