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Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art

220 S Cottage Hill Ave, Elmhurst, IL 60126-3351
+1 630-833-1616
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A Must-see for Rock Lovers

If you have any interest in rocks and minerals, this place is worth the trip. Small but jam-packed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elmhurst, IL
This place rocks

I recommend this place highly. A gem of Elmhurst. For a small town museum, this place has the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sheila E
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Our Museum is dedicated to the art of cutting and polishing stone. We house a world class collection of jade and hard-stone cravings along with an interactive Rock and Mineral exhibit that is great for all ages!
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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220 S Cottage Hill Ave, Elmhurst, IL 60126-3351
+1 630-833-1616
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have any interest in rocks and minerals, this place is worth the trip. Small but jam-packed with gorgeous pieces and informative descriptions and displays.

Thank pja817
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend this place highly. A gem of Elmhurst. For a small town museum, this place has the collection of a big town institution.

Thank Sheila E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum has been here almost my whole life and I never knew about it. It was a rainy day so I looked for something to do and this museum came out on my search. I called a friend and we went together. We really...More

Thank ChrisLW
Reviewed 11 July 2017

One of the best kept secrets in Chicagoland. This West Suburban Chicago is small in size and tucked away in suburban neighborhood but amazing in content. It is great for adults and kids alike and is a real bargain. It not only has a huge...More

Thank dusty100
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We visited this place as we do most places on our adventures and tours of a city. We stopped by and checked this place out for just a while to see the main attractions. Compared to big city museums, it’s not much to mention but...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

It's only $5 and it's totally worth it. It's next to a little park of you want to picnic after our before!

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Exquisite small museum with gem, jade, beautiful snuff bottle displays and a wonderful kids experience area. The gift shop is very nice. Located on Wilder Park that also hosts a vintage greenhouse, beautiful gardens, Wilder Mansion, the Elmhurst Art Museum and Elmhurst Public Library, well...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We are always looking for day trips around our home. This is a medium sized museum of Mr. Lizzadro's lapidary art collection. Friday is FREE FRIDAY! The staff is terrific in answering questions, and helpful in finding things. Our visit was just about an hour...More

Thank Mathmomma1
Reviewed 6 March 2017

My husband & I had a chance to visit his daughter and her two children on a Friday when they were out of school. Wanting to make the most out of the time we had, I searched the internet for things to do in the...More

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I really enjoyed my time here. I had no idea there was so much real history and culture there. I highly recommend it.

Thank supergreekfyter
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