Family Weekend at the Alfie Norville Gem and Mineral Museum
Come visit the Alfie Norville Gem and Mineral Museum with your WildCat and receive the University of Arizona discounted admission of $5 per person when your student brings their CatCard!
Museum is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.
Self-Guided Tours: Take a self-guided tour through the museum to immerse yourself in the world of minerals, gems, and geological wonders. We’ll have expert docents present to answer questions and share knowledge.
- Mineral Evolution Gallery
- Discover the incredible story of our planet’s geological formation through rock-forming minerals, meteorites, and fossils.
- Arizona Gallery
- Highlighting the rich mineral resources of Arizona and Mexico, especially the stunning Turquoise and Copper-bearing minerals, this gallery explores the region’s unique geological heritage.
- Gem Gallery
- Explore the cutting processes that transform raw gems into exquisite gemstones and view wearable works of art in the form of hand-crafted designer jewelry.