Philadelphia Mineralogical Society

Purpose

The purpose of the Philadelphia Mineralogical Society is to foster the study and appreciation of minerals by providing for the closer association of students, serious amateurs, professionals and others interested in mineralogy and related earth sciences.

 Learn about the fascinating world of geology, rocks, minerals, gems and fossils.
 Meet new people.
 Start and expand your own collection.
 See world-class specimens and collections on field trips.
 Find out where you can collect on your own.
 Attend interesting lectures and workshops.
 Get your minerals identified by experts in local mineralogy.
 Share mineral collecting experiences with fellow collectors.