Meteoroid Museum

Tarmo Tamming

Located just a few steps from the center of San Pedro de Atacama, the Meteoroid Museum is recognized as one of the best and most interesting museums in Chile. It stands out for having more than 3.200 pieces of meteorites, all of them found in the Atacama Desert, exhibiting the 77 most important pieces. Among the institutions that study and certify the pieces are: NASA, UCLA and CEREGE.

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To bear in mind

  • Region: II Antofagasta,
  • Price: Adults: $3.500 - Children: $2.500
  • Showtime: Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 a.m - 01:00 p.m. | 03:00 p.m - 07:00 p.m.
  • Links: www.museodelmeteorito.cl

location

Museo del Meteorito, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile