Image showing examples of different types of rocks.

Virtual Collection: Rocks


The Virtual Collection of Rocks is arranged according to standard classification schemes taught in most introductory-level Earth science courses. Collections of interactive 3D models of representative samples from each of the major rock groups may be accessed below.

Igneous Rocks

Sedimentary Rocks

Metamorphic Rocks

Collection Lists

You may also access the rock specimens in the Virtual Collection via lists created for particular groups and organizations.