Museo del Meteorito, San Pedro de Atacama

4.4
Science Museum · Hidden Gem · Specialty Museum
In one of the leading regions for astronomical analysis, Museo del Meteorito displays some of the most interesting meteorite specimens found in the desert. Take a tour of the facility to learn about the suitability of the area for stargazing, and learn more about the collection and study of meteorites. Let the experienced guides introduce you to the ever-changing landscape of modern astronomy, and bolster your knowledge further by exploring the innovative and often interactive exhibits. Planning San Pedro de Atacama trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • This is a little gem which, although small, is effective. The display, in a geodesic dome, comprises a circle of displayed meterorites of different types and histories. A screen by each exhibit gives....  more »
  • This was the most amazing place to visit. Located at the edge of town, in what looks like a giant yurt, the contents and quality of the exhibits and the story they tell is incredible, covering the...  more »
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  • Very nice, it's a small museum but the tour is still about 45 minutes. There's a audio tour in, French, German, Spanish, English and Portuguese. At the end there's a specialist to answer your questions. Also you get to touch the meteorites!
  • Very informative great if your stuck to what to do
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