The product of a generous donation from a local family, The Clarence R. Smith Mineral Museum showcases high quality specimens from around the world! Conveniently located on the campus of Youngstown State University, the museum lies within walking distance of several local points of interest. Stop in for a minute or an hour, by yourself or with a group, during open hours or by appointment; the Clarence R. Smith Mineral Museum is here for the education and enjoyment of the community!

Upcoming Events!

At the Museum

  • June 28th, 2019 – Penguin Preview Day
    • The museum will be open to the public from 10:30am-11:30am.
  • July 13-14th, 2019 – Summer Festival of the Arts  
    • The museum will be open to the public from 10am-3pm on July 13th and from 11am-3pm on July 14th.


In the Community

Plan Your Visit!


Moser Hall
134 Lincoln Avenue
Youngstown, OH 44503


Museum Phone: (330) 941 – 7454
For group tours, please email Stefanie at sahudzik01@ysu.edu


For summer 2019, the museum will be open by appointment only.  Please call or email to schedule a tour or field trip.

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