Geology Museum



(608) 262-1412 

Fax (608)-262-0693


Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

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.

Entrance 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