Address
220 Cottage Hill Ave
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Hours
Tu-Sa 10-5; Su 1-5
Admissions
$4.00 adults, $3.00 seniors Friday is free admission
Museum Type(s)
Staff
Dorothy Asher
phone: 630-833-1616

Description

The Museum houses a large collection of Chinese jade and other hard stone carvings from around the world, exhibits include animal dioramas, gemstones, mineral specimens, earth science phenomena, and lapidary materials.

History

Founded by Joseph Lizzadro, lapidary hobbist and collector in 1962. Shares with other eternal beauty of gemstones and promotes the study of earth science.

Artifacts Collections

Hard stone carvings, gemstones, mineral specimens, earth science phenomena, fossils.