Dallas Mineral Collecting Symposium

In Person: August 18-20, 2023

Online: August 19, 2023

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On August 19, we’ll be hosting our talks online from roughly 10AM – 5PM CT.

We’ll also be hosting our annual Symposium Benefit Auction online again this year, on mineralauctions.com, complete with dozens of minerals, mineralia, and mineral collecting field trips! If you don’t have an account on the auction site yet, we recommend signing up early. Auction items will go up the week before the symposium.


Mineral Evolution to Mineral Informatics
Dr. Shaunna Morrison

Fine Fluorites of Illinois
Dr. Jared Freiburg

Mining Fluorite in the UKĀ 
Cal and Kerith Graeber

The Beauty of the Beginning
Don Hurzeler

Adventures in Portugal – the Panasqueira Tungsten Mine
Thomas Nagin *pre-recorded*

Unravelling Crystallization of Native Metals from Aluminum to Zinc
Dr. David Mustart

Fluorite – the World’s Most Collectible MineralĀ 
Dr. James Gebel