Open House Slide

Spring Open House

Join us for a night of volcanos, fossils, rock stars, & more!


Location: Sutton Building, 115 S. 1460 E, SLC UT

Parking: Limited, free parking in the parking garage at 100 S 1455 E (only floors 2-4). Additional parking in paid lot south of William Browning Building and east of the A. Ray Olpin University Union 


Non-stop fun FOR ALL AGES

  • Featured presentation @ 7pm: "We Are Earth Walking: How chemistry links all living things to their place & environment" by Dr. Gabe  Bowen.
  • See how Geologists use drones, virtual reality, 3D printing, & augmented reality!
  • Delicious refreshments, 8pm! Trebuchet launching candy all night!
  • Photo ops with Stomp, our dinosaur mascot!
  • Over two dozen of fun, hands-on activities & games about meteorites, rocks, dinosaurs, arches, earthquakes, volcanoes, fossils, snow melt, etc.!
  • Win lots of cool geology-themed prizes!
  • Silent rock auction!
  • Bring your rocks to get identified by an expert!
  • Tour our amazing collection of rocks, minerals, fossils gems, & meteorites!
  • Buy inexpensive & beautiful geological maps, rocks, t-shirts, & toys!


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Last Updated: 1/30/19