San Diego Natural History Museum--Your Nature ConnectionExhibits
ALL THAT GLITTERS: The Splendor and Science of Gems and Minerals



Admission to All That Glitters: The Splendor and Science of Gems and Minerals is included with General Museum Admission. Also included with admission are all other exhibitions and films at the Museum.

Please note: All that Glitters is not included in Residents Free Tuesday admission. Please click here for more information.

San Diego Natural History Museum members receive free, unlimited General Admission to the Museum. If you are not already a member, join today! Become a member or call the Membership Department at 619.255.0275.

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School Visits

A boy with the 3D Pegmatite Formation Model
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Organized school/camp groups of 10 or more students are invited to experience All That Glitters: The Splendor and Science of Gems and Minerals. Special programs for school groups and resources for educators are available.

To book a K–12 field trip, contact the school group registrar at 619.255.0210 or

For a college field trip, contact 800.290.4616 or

Educational Resources

Exhibition Guide (PDF*)

Download ATG Teachers Guide

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For pre- and post-visit discussions and activities, the Museum has developed an Exhibition Guide (PDF*), available free of charge. (Exhibition Guides for previous and concurrent exhibitions are also available)

*If unable to open the PDF documents, please download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Plan a Group Visit

For admission tickets, groups of 10 or more qualify for discounts when they book their visit in advance. Seniors 62 or over receive further discounts. Call 800.290.4616 or email today to learn about special promotions for your group!

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