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(770) 606-5700

Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $15.95 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $11.95 + tax
Student with ID: $11.95 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $13.95 + tax

Location

100 Tellus Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 606-5700
I-75 Exit 293
Cartersville, GA
Gem & Mineral Treasures from the Southeast at Tellus Science Museum

GEM & MINERAL TREASURES FROM THE SOUTHEAST

see it in CROSSROADS GALLERY
December 2, 2017 through December 4, 2018

Come see the newest exhibit that highlights fabulous minerals found throughout the Southeastern United States. Behold beautiful emeralds and rare hiddenite crystals from North Carolina, learn why Tennessee has stunning calcite and fluorite specimens, and discover why the agatized coral from Tampa Bay has such exquisite detail. Gem & Mineral Treasures from the Southeast will open your eyes to the wealth of minerals found close to home.

Photo credit: Jeff Scovil

OPENING RECEPTION

Friday, December 1, 2017
5:30 – 6:30 PM

Join us in The Vault for an intimate look at the newest special exhibit before it opens to the public and meet Smithsonian Curator Dr. Michael Wise before his lecture.

Reception tickets include light hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine, and access to the exhibit prior to the SCIence FRIday Night lecture.

Tickets are $5 + tax for members and $10 + tax + museum admission for non-members.

Deadline to purchase tickets is Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 5 PM.

23
Nov

Closed on Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, 10 AM - 5 PM
11/23/2017

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1
Dec

SCIence FRIday Night: Emerald Deposits of North Carolina: Mineralogy + Geology

Friday, 5 - 9 PM
12/01/2017

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1
Dec

Gem & Mineral Treasures from the Southeast Exhibit Opening Reception

Friday, 5:30 - 6:30 PM
12/01/2017

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Museum Hours

Every day 10 AM – 5 PM
Closed Major Holidays


Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $15.95 + tax
Children (3 – 17): $11.95 + tax
Student with ID: $11.95 + tax
Active Military w/ ID: Free
(1/2 price admission for active
duty dependents with ID)
Seniors (65+): $13.95 + tax

*Rates effective July 1, 2017.

Location

100 Tellus Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
(770) 606-5700
I-75 Exit 293
Cartersville, GA

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