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Bob Campbell Geology Museum

Bob Campbell Geology Museum

The Upcountry & Lake Hartwell Country

The Upcountry & Lake Hartwell Country

Come discover the Earth! See Clemson's oldest tiger, Smilodon, the ferocious saber-toothed cat that once roamed this state. Our Fluorescent Mineral Room houses one of the region's largest displays of fluorescent (glowing) minerals - the light show is fantastic to witness! We also have a collection of over 2000 sparkling gemstones. Marvel at fossilized plants and animals that were once buried in layers of rock. Stroll through the Chihuahuan Garden with its mix of unusual succulent plants, rocks and mining equipment. Get up close and personal with the samples on our touch tables, or browse the gift shop for one-of-a-kind items like gemstone jewelry, books, puzzles, and polished stones. A scavenger hunt is available with prizes awarded to all who participate.
Visit the Website Mountains
Clemson
Mountains
140 Discovery Lane,
Clemson, SC 29634-0130
(864) 656-4600
Info & Amenities
Location
Less than 1 mi. from US 76; located in the SC Botanical Garden on the campus of Clemson University off Perimeter Road. FREE Admission and FREE parking.
Admission
Free
Checks Accepted
Yes
Days and Hours of Operation
Monday - Sunday 10 am - 5 pm
Days and Holidays Closed
Clemson University Holidays
Visa/Master Card
Yes
Motorcoach Parking
Yes
American Express Card
Yes
Discover Card
Yes