Geology is a Field-Science. Geology is to be studied/learned in the field only. It is not possible for any student to acquaint with all the types of Earth Materials ( i.e. Minerals and Rocks) in their natural set-up, i.e. in the field.
Hence it is inevitable to collect and preserve the earth materials so that to expose/interact the student with them. The Retreat of earth materials is to be christened as MUSEUM.
Geology Museum in Bhimavaram is a protuberance of rocks in the midst of un-rocked area, i.e. Godavari Delta area.
Geology Museum of D.N.R.College is a Repository of typical
- Natural Crystals
- Crystal Models
- Crystal Structures
- Mineral Habits
- Landform Models
- Structural Geology Models
- Precious Stones
- Decorative Polished Stones, etc.,
Mineral wealth of Andhra Pradesh, Polymetallic Nodules, collected from the Arabian Sea, and Precious Stones are special attractions.
Most of the specimens are collected by the students during their field trips and tours.