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Geology Collections Visit

Fluorite © Great North Museum: Hancock

Thursday 10 May, 2.00 – 4.00pm
N.B. This event will be held at the Discovery Museum

Join Geology Curator Sylvia Humphrey at the Discovery Museum to discover a variety of minerals from the famous North Pennine Orefield, including galena (lead ore), sphalerite (zinc ore) and fluorite, an attractive gangue (waste) mineral more recently used as a jewellery material.

Sorry, event not suitable for young children; older children must be accompanied. Meet in the Discovery Museum shop, Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA.