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World Rock Day - Rock Petting Zoo

A sample of rocks and minerals from the RAM collections. It's hard to see what each of the rocks and minerals are in this shot, but there are a variety of sizes, colours and textures.

Location: Gems and Minerals Gallery, Natural History Hall
Time: 1 – 2 pm
Cost: Free with Admission
Age: All Ages

Come touch and feel some cool rocks from our museum’s learning collection. Discover how rocks helped humans survive and thrive through time.  


Rocks are all around us and have helped humans survive and thrive on earth. Come to the museum to celebrate rock day!

Conduct rock experiments, visit a rock petting zoo, create your own pet rock, and enjoy a rock concert by The Polyjesters