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My expectations were exceeded in this museum. There is a very nice display of Chinese pieces made with different types of stone such as jade. I would say younger children might not like it except for the dioramas. The $10 admission fee is also a good value. And the people…
In this larger space, the displays are gorgeous. Take your time, read the detailed explanations, and pay attention to the fine detailed work. Its simply exquisite, imagine doing this work so many years ago, without the use of power tools. What many of us would think is “just…
Great museum, has been in Elmhurst for probably 75 yrs. Great exhibit and nice friendly people. If you like unique stone carvings and unusual gem stones, this is the place for you!
This unique museum has closed in Elmhurst and is moving to nearby Oak Brook. I am not sure when they will be reopening but hope to visit their new facility.
Make sure you come to this museum before it moves to Oak Brook. The collection is absolutely amazing and worth going to see before they move locations.