Rocks & Minerals

Rocks & Minerals

A tour through our galleries featuring dazzling gems, ancient fossils, and hundreds of incredible rocks and minerals allows students to experience the riches of the earth. In our hands-on lab, students use over fifty specimens to investigate the physical properties of rocks and minerals.

Curriculum links: assess the social and environmental impacts of human uses of rocks and minerals; investigate, test, and compare the physical properties of rocks and minerals; demonstrate an understanding of the physical properties of rocks and minerals

Not available before 10:00 a.m.

If you would like this program to be customized to your needs, please provide a detailed description in the "Additional Information" field during the checkout process.  A ROM staff member will contact you to discuss your request.

Maximum 140 people (including students, teachers, educational assistants and supervisors) at one time.

Availability subject to change.

 

Please consult your school calendar before booking.


Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Mon10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tue10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wed10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thu10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Fri10:00 am - 4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Fri   Nov 14, 2014   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Tue   Nov 18, 2014   10:00 am  -  12:30 pm  
Wed   Nov 19, 2014   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Wed   Dec 17, 2014   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Mon   Dec 22, 2014   12:00 am  -  Fri, Jan 2, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Tue   Jan 13, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Fri   Jan 23, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Fri   Feb 13, 2015   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Mon   Feb 16, 2015   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Fri   Feb 20, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Fri   Mar 6, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Wed   Mar 11, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Thu   Mar 12, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Mon   Mar 16, 2015   12:00 am  -  Fri, Mar 20, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Thu   Mar 26, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Wed   Apr 1, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Fri   Apr 3, 2015   12:00 am  -  Mon, Apr 6, 2015 11:59 pm [range]
Mon   May 18, 2015   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Thu   May 21, 2015   10:00 am  -  12:00 pm  
Wed   Jul 1, 2015   12:00 am  -  Mon, Sep 7, 2015 11:59 pm [range]

$16.00 /person
Tax Exempt: $16.00

1 adult(s) free
per 10 students


Activity Type: Lab/Exhibit Lesson
Duration: 90 minutes
Subject: Science
Min / Max: 15 / 140 students + adults


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