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Keweenaw Heritage Sites
25970 Red Jacket Road
Calumet, Michigan 49913
906.337.3168
info@KeweenawHeritageSites.org

 
 
 

 

A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum
 

One of North America’s great mineral museums. The A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum has the world’s finest collection of Michigan minerals and the largest collection of minerals from the Great Lakes region on public display. The museum also exhibits outstanding minerals from around the world and has one of the best fluorescent mineral exhibits in the United States. The museum is designated as the official Mineral Museum of Michigan. Experience the splendor and beauty of natural art – minerals.

The museum features the world’s best collection of minerals from the Keweenaw including crystallized native copper, native copper in crystallized calcite, native silver, and datolite. Among specimens on display is arguably the world’s best specimen of crystallized native copper. Greenstone (chlorastrolite), the gemstone of Michigan, and Lake Superior agates are on display. Visit the museum to learn about the geology of the Keweenaw and its minerals.

 
A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum
Michigan Technological University
1404 E. Sharon Ave.
Houghton, MI 49931
(906) 487-2572

FREE PARKING

Visit us at:
http://www.museum.mtu.edu/

Admissions:

  • $6 Adult
    Children under 10 Free with paid
    adult
       

  • $2 Junior (ages 10 to 17)

  • $5 Senior (age 65+)

  • $3 College student with ID

  • FREE ADMISSON ON TUESDAYS

Check Web site for group
and special rates.

Summer-Fall Hours
9:00 - 5:00 pm, Monday through Saturday
(June through mid-December)

Winter-Fall Hours
9:00 - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
(January through May)

Closed all major holidays - check website

Note: this information expires December 21, 2013 check website for updates
   
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