Summer Science Week - Geology, Gems, and Jewelry


Mon - Fri, Jul 30 to Aug 3, 9:30am - 12:00pm


Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 11 Divinity Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138

Students entering grades 5–8

Red garnets, purple amethyst, blue turquoise – these jewels are actually naturally made rocks and minerals! Learn the geology behind your favorite gems. Then learn jewelry techniques to turn real rocks, minerals, and semi-precious stones into earrings, necklaces, pendants and more in this class that combines art with science.

This class has an additional $10 materials fee included in the cost of the program.

Advance registration required. $170 members / $190 nonmembers

Click here to learn more and register.