The IGWS Geology Museum is open during the Geology Building renovation! Select displays are available to tour at our temporary home at 420 N. Walnut Street in Bloomington, Indiana. The museum is open to the public free of charge from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday, with weekend and evening hours available for special events.

When the renovated museum opens in 2021, it will be filled with new exhibits and an interactive learning lab to engage visitors in discovering collections objects and participating in science.

Current Exhibitions

Unearthed: Objects from the IGWS Collections

Since 1837, the Indiana Geological and Water Survey has served Indiana citizens by discovering and preserving the state's mineral, energy, and groundwater resources. Our extensive collections include more than 400,000 rock, mineral, sediment, and fossil specimens. Take a look at some of the spectacular objects we've unearthed from Indiana's past.

Coming Soon: Student-Curated Exhibit