Gem Mining!

Field Trip is 3 hours which includes time for lunch and play.
Recommended age: 3-5 grade.      Call or email for reservations:  704-709-7000

Choose your time (Weekdays Only):

  1. 9:00am – 12:00 noon
  2. 9:30am – 12:30pm
  3. 10:00am – 1:00pm

* Please arrive on time and adhere to departure time. Call us if your bus is running late.

Students will visit 7 stations to include:

  1. Minerals, Rocks, and Gems! – lesson and overview
  2. Mining for Rocks and Minerals – Students keep what they find!
  3. Classification of Rocks and Minerals.
  4. Gem Mining Trivia!
  5. Exploring MORE rocks, minerals, and gems.
  6. Hayride and Animal Barn visit as well!