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Meteorite Mysteries

Meteorite Mysteries

Explore Meteorite Mysteries! Test your space rock identification skills in a hands-on activity. Differentiate between real meteorites and lookalikes while discovering the wonders of the cosmos!

Event Series:

Summer of Discovery

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm MDT


General Admission + $5.00 Activity Fee


Space Foundation Discovery Center
Summer of Discovery June 22nd

Event Details:

RESERVE YOUR WORKSHOP SPOT NOW! Use the drop-down menu on the online tickets page to choose the correct workshop date and time for the event you want to attend. General Admission tickets must be purchased seperately.

Investigate the science behind an intriguing feature on the dwarf planet Ceres. Conduct an experiment to solve the mystery!

Partner Activity with Mines Museum of Earth Science

Meteorites or Meteor-WRONGS? – Can you pick out the rock from space? Test your out-of-this-world identification skills with this hands-on and activity and experience some of the materials most commonly mistaken for authentic meteorites.

11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. Mineral Mystery Experiment Discovery Center Educator-Led Workshops.*

*$5.00 activity fee


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