School of Earth Sciences
155 S. Oval Mall
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH 43210
Museum is Closed due to Campus State of Emergency
The Orton Geological Museum is located in Orton Hall on the South Oval on the Ohio State University Main Campus. Part of the School of Earth Sciences, the Museum plays a key role in teaching, outreach, and research. It is open to the public free of charge from 8:00 am to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Explore rocks, minerals and fossils from Ohio and around the world.