Texas Lakes Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

McKinney: Rock & Mineral ID + Plate Tectonics

August 5, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Experience hands-on, in-depth rock and mineral identification. Using the exceptional take-home mineral kit provided, you will learn how to investigate the properties of any mineral including luster, hardness, cleavage, fracture, crystal form and other diagnostics.
This program is geared towards educators; however, all adults that are interested in Earth Sciences are welcome to participate!
Reservations Required.


  • The Heard Museum
  • 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX 75069
  • McKinney, Texas
  • 75069



  • $30 per person

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