True Colors: The Fujii Rock Collection
Geodes, Fossil Woods, and More!
Opens December 3, 2022
Nature makes the best art. See one of the best collections of agates and fossil wood from the West. The Fujii collection was created by a first-generation Japanese-American family with a passion for showcasing the colorful beauty of nature. You'll see the true colors of Bruneau Jasper, a wide range of petrified wood, giant geodes, and rainbow obsidian.
Museum Director, Leif Tapanila says "This is a premier collection of semi-precious stones from our region that were collected over 50 years ago and very hard to find today. It's a rockhound's dream!"
Visitors will see the true colors of Bruenau Jasper, a wide range of petrified wood, giant geodes, and rainbow obsidian. The exhibition follows the story of Henry Fujii, a Japanese immigrant, as he and his family navigate the complicated world of the early 20th century. His story of success in the face of adversity has inspired and continues to inspire today.