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!


Moser Hall
134 Lincoln Avenue
Youngstown, OH 44503


 Museum Phone: (330) 941 – 7454

Please note: our staff is limited right now. If you need immediate assistance, please call the PAGES office at (330) 941-3616 or the GES office at (330) 941-3612.


Effective April 2021: Appointments are still required for all museum visits and must be arranged with Dr. Jeffrey Dick by emailing jcdick@ysu.edu. Currently, appointments are only available on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 1pm and 4pm.