Crystal Kingdom Mineral Museum New England and North West Visit website poster One of many descriptive posters Museum The museum display School excursion These excursions are very popular Fossil One of the rare fossils on disply The Warrumbungle volcano Telling the story Gumnuts A 14 million years old gumnut from the diatomatous earth deposit About If you are a ‘Rockhound’ or not, you will love the mineral and fossil display at the Crystal kingdom. It’s great, it’s unique and it is world-class, and all from the local area only. Here you will find the world’s rarest and most colourfull zeolite crystals and other rare minerals together with rare fossils from 250 million years ago to the recent mega fauna Maps and descriptive posters throughout the exhibition will guide you through the geological history of the local area. Call in before you visit the Warrumbungle Mountains, an extinct volcano, to find out all about their explosive origin and history. Many schools and other groups have made good use of the educational aspects of this display. The Crystal Kingdom is fronting the newell Highway in Coonabarabran NSW, about half way between Brisbane and Melbourne and about 6 hours from Sydney. Contact (02) 6842 1927Email UsVisit our web siteEntry FeesGeneral admission is free. Getting There 16 Chappell Avenue Coonabarabran Opening HoursEveryday8:00 am to 5:00 pm closed Christmas day Shop This is the best little shop along the Newell Highway for crystals, jewellery, mineral and fossil specimens and many gift lines. For mail orders please phone (02) 6842 1927 or fax (02) 6842 4135.