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Greater Detroit Gem, Mineral and Fossil ShowExport this event to calendar

Friday, October 11, 2019 — 9:00 AM to Sunday, October 13, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

The Earth Sciences Museum will be hosting activities at the Greater Detroit Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show. The show will be running from October 11th to 13th at the Macomb Community College.

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A variety of vendors will be selling gems, minerals, fossils, beads, jewellery. The Earth Sceinces Museum will be attending and hosting an exploration geology activity for the 75th anniversairy of this amazing show.

Hours

Friday 9:00-6:00

Saturday 10:00-7:00

Sunday 11:00-5:00

Cost 

Adults $8, Seniors $5, Children $4, 3-day pass $12

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Scavenger hunts for kids ages 6 to 12+

Museum hours

Conestoga Rovers Learning Centre (the “Dino pit”) open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

The museum’s main atrium, mining tunnel, Great Lakes fountain and stunning mineral exhibits open all day Monday to Friday, and 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on weekends.

Peter Russell Rock Garden (located outdoors) open to the public year round. Self-guided tours are available.

Admission is free! For more information, see Visit Us.