The Ryan Geological Museum

More than 5000 Fossils and Minerals

208 Edgemont Blvd
Adams State College
Porter Hall (1st Floor)
Alamosa, CO 81102
(719) 587-7921
Admission Free
Open By Appointment
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Dr. Rob Benson
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In 2004, Mr. Edward M. Ryan donated his collection of more than 5,000 fossils and minerals to Adams State for academic and public use. After exploring several possible homes for his collection, He determined Adams State was "the most perfect place."

Evans Elementary Students visit the Museum
Evans Elementary School Students
Visiting the Museum

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
September, 2004

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