Center for Meteorite Studies

gallerySee the world-renowned ASU meteorite collection on display!

★Find out where meteorites come from and how planets form!
 
★Discover what scientists are learning from meteorites – right here at ASU!
 
★Touch real meteorites!
 

Where:
The Meteorite Gallery is located on the second floor of the Interdisciplinary Science and Technology Building 4 (ISTB4); 781 E Terrace Rd, Tempe, AZ 85287-6004 (map)
 
Hours & Admission:
The display is open to the public for self-guided tours Monday through Friday, from 9 AM to 5 PM, excluding ASU holidays. Admission is always free.
 
Parking:
Please refer to the ASU campus map for building locations and Parking and Transit Services for visitor parking information such as locations and rates.
 
Tours:
Guided tours are organized by the School of Earth & Space Exploration; for information, please click here or call (480) 727-6625.
 

** Due to a substantial rise in demand as well as budget constraints and staff limitations, the Meteorite Identification Program was suspended in 2010**
Please do not bring your potential meteorites to the Center, as the Center no longer analyzes or identifies potential meteorites for the general public. If you believe you have found a meteorite and would like to have it identified, please click here. The Center for Meteorite Studies is in no way responsible for any specimens sent to the Center, nor is the Center responsible for returning them to senders.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Comments are closed.

Facebook
Twitter
YouTube

Sign Up for Center Updates!

Be the first to learn about CMS events and news; sign up for email updates here!


Postdoctoral Scholar Opportunities!

The Center for Meteorite Studies at Arizona State University invites applications for 2 Postdoctoral Research Associates.  Click here for details!




Meteorite of the Month

Moss

July’s Meteorite of the Month is Moss, a CO3.6 carbonaceous chondrite that fell the morning of July 14, 2006, in Østfold, Norway. According to the Meteoritical Bulletin (MB 91): At …


Upcoming Events

July 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
June 25, 2017 June 26, 2017 June 27, 2017 June 28, 2017 June 29, 2017 June 30, 2017 July 1, 2017
July 2, 2017 July 3, 2017 July 4, 2017 July 5, 2017 July 6, 2017 July 7, 2017 July 8, 2017
July 9, 2017 July 10, 2017 July 11, 2017 July 12, 2017 July 13, 2017 July 14, 2017 July 15, 2017
July 16, 2017 July 17, 2017 July 18, 2017 July 19, 2017 July 20, 2017 July 21, 2017 July 22, 2017
July 23, 2017 July 24, 2017 July 25, 2017 July 26, 2017 July 27, 2017 July 28, 2017 July 29, 2017
July 30, 2017 July 31, 2017 August 1, 2017 August 2, 2017 August 3, 2017 August 4, 2017 August 5, 2017