JOHN E. GREIVENKAMP MUSEUM OF OPTICS
Antique and Historical Optical Device Collection
The Wyant College of Optical Sciences is proud to offer access to its collection of antique and historic telescopes, microscopes, lenses and cameras. These specimens represent work by the world’s most respected instrument makers from the 18th century to the present.
SITE UNDERGOING UPDATES
The John E. Greivenkamp Museum of Optics online collection is currently undergoing considerable updates and upgrades. We invite you to visit us in person at the University of Arizona Wyant College of Optical Sciences.
The Museum’s collection of antique and historical optics at the Wyant College of Optical Sciences is intended to provide insight into the history and development of the field of optical science and engineering. Examples are sought of all aspects of this development from the ancient times to the present.
Donations of antique optics pieces are appreciated, and will be considered for inclusion in this collection. Monetary donations are also greatly appreciated, supporting both operational and maintenance expenses. Please contact us for more information.