The Gillespie Museum is closed for the remainder of summer break, from July 1 to August 25.
We will reopen on August 26 at 10 a.m.
A Passion for Collecting: The Legacy of T. B. and Nellie Gillespie
Come learn about T.B. and Nellie Gillespie's life-long love for mineral collecting and how their hobby led to the eventual creation of the Gillespie Museum. The exhibit includes historical documents and pictures, many minerals from the historic collection, a timeline depicting the museum from birth to present day, and much more!
Science on Display
Interactive touch screen computer and hands-on activities for scientists of all ages.
Events at a Glance
June 14, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Summer Science Saturday - Get Into Geocaching
June 23-27: Kids' Summer Classes at the Gillespie Museum
August 26, 10 a.m.: Museum re-opens for fall 2014
September 27, 10 a.m. to 2pm: Smithsonian Museum Day
October 25, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Mostly Green Halloween
November 8, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Rock at the Gillespie