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Fryxell Geology Museum

639 38th St, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL 61201-2210
+1 309-794-7318
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If You Like Fossils and Minerals...

What a great little museum. If you like fossils and minerals, you will love this place. The woman... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2017
patriciapatricia2016
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Des Moines, Iowa
A pleasant surprise

This is a small museum on the Augustana College campus dedicated to geology. I thoroughly enjoyed... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2017
Allyson A
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Moline, Illinois
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Sep 8, 2017
“If You Like Fossils and Minerals...”
Apr 11, 2017
“A pleasant surprise”
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639 38th St, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL 61201-2210
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

What a great little museum. If you like fossils and minerals, you will love this place. The woman that told us about the dinosaur that was found by a professor of the Augustana College in Antartica was so informative. Everyone in our group of 6...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2017

This is a small museum on the Augustana College campus dedicated to geology. I thoroughly enjoyed it. A professor even helped me assess some rocks I had. Its a nice 2 hour visit and the campus is a nice relaxing walk as well.

Thank Allyson A
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Reviewed December 6, 2016

When I visit the Quad Cities I love to stop in at the museum and check out the exhibits. Each time I find something new to learn from. Truly a wonderful resource.

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Reviewed May 18, 2016

The Fryxell Geology Museum is a huge treasure in a small space. This is such a wealth. It is a must see if you are anywhere near the college. So many of the specimens are works of art. They are absolutely gorgeous.

Thank Linda M
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