September 23, 2017 - January 31, 2018
A Modern Gem & Jewelry Collection
Time: Mon.-Thurs, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Fri. 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM; Sat. 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM; Sun. 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Admission: Planetarium Exhibits and Mineral Museum: Adults (16 years and older): $14; Children (4 to 15 years old): $10; Children under 4 years old: Free; College Students w/ID, Senior/Military: $10
Come see the sparkle at the new exhibit of gemstones and jewelry on display at Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium! The special exhibit, A Modern Gem and Jewelry Collection, brings together a dazzling trove of gems diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires, and more alongside exhibits about the science, history, and artistry of gems and gem cutting. Somewhere In The Rainbow, an organization dedicated to expanding public knowledge and appreciation of gemstones, has curated this exhibit in collaboration with the UA Mineral Museum, the American Gem Trade Association, and the Gemmological Institute of Great Britain (known as Gem-A).