Geology Museum


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(608) 262-1412

(608) 262-0693


Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Closed on Sundays

University of Wisconsin Geology Museum
1215 W Dayton St.
Madison, WI 53706

The Geology Museum contains minerals, rocks and fossils, including a mastodon skeleton from Wisconsin and Wisconsin's first reconstructed dinosaur skeleton.

Features also include meteorites, a fluorescent mineral exhibit, a walk-through model of a Wisconsin limestone cave, and a six-foot-diameter rotating globe.

Admission into the museum is free for individuals and their guided tours are offered for a fee of $2 per person; you must have a group larger than 8 to schedule a tour. To schedule a tour please contact the Tour Office (608 - 262-1412) or email us at

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Created:2009-04-20 19:00 CDTUpdated:2020-03-02 16:23 CDT
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