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Geology Trips Quartz, Cumberlandite and Granite: Geology of Northern Cumberland

  • Roger Williams Park
  • 1000 Elmwood Avenue
  • Providence, RI 02907
  • Phone (401) 680-7221
  • Dates: May 25, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Price: $5 per person/$3 per person for museum members. Children under age 7 are not permitted. Pets are not permitted. Pre-registration required.

Rain Date: Friday, June 1, 2018, 10:00am-12:00pm
Explore the geology of the northern part of our state with the museum’s curator and geologist Michael Kieron. Examining the quartz vein at Diamond Hill, the cumberlandite locality and the Esmond granite, we will discover Rhode Island’s unique geologic history. Collecting is allowed. Please note: There may be some climbing.