Franklin Mineral Museum

Location
 
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32 Evans St.
Franklin, NJ 07416
973-827-3481
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Description
Our area is world known for fluorescent minerals and mining. Vist the museum and view Fluorescent, local and worldwide mineral exhibits. Artifacts, fossils, and a two level mine replica. Rock collecting is available on the famous "Buckwheat Dump" where you can collect your own fluorescent rocks minerals.

Guided tours are offered hourly (am guided tours may be delayed due to school groups, however you may view the museum exhibits on your own or rock collect during this time), birthday parties, group trips welcome.

Picnic area and covered outdoor pavilion for your use, so bring a lunch or snack with you. We do have vending machines for drinks or snacks. No BBQ please.

Gift shop items for everyone. Kids books and gifts, mineral sales, mineral lamps to view your collection or display, an extensive jewelry department and more.
Amenities

Discounts

Group Discount, Student Discount

Facility Amenities

Bus Parking, Gift Shop, Meeting Facilities

General Information

Dates closed: December thru February

Guest Information

Family Friendly, Meeting/Tour groups welcome

Payment Options

American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Travelers Checks, Visa

Time To Experience Activity

2 - 3 hours, Full day, Half day