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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
Mineral Symposium 2019 at Tellus Science Museum

Mineral Symposium 2019

Saturday, March 23, 2019
9 AM – 5 PM*

Members: $30   |   Non-members: $40

Prepaid reservations are required. Cost includes all presentations, breakfast and lunch, as well as Museum admission.

* Optional dinner add-on: $30

Join experts in the field to learn about the geology and minerals found at some of the outstanding mineral localities within the Southeast.

* This scientific mineral symposium is recommended for those with a geologic background and general mineral knowledge.

We are pleased to announce the following presenters for the symposium.

 * Speaker lineup subject to change without notice.

Graham Ensor

Meteorite falls and searches through history and their cultural influence

Julia Cartwright

Asteroids, Martian meteorites, and lunar impact flux

R. Scott Harris

From Pampas to Altiplano: The Recent Impact Record of South America

Alessondra Springman

Links between meteorites and asteroids, missions to near-Earth asteroids, and Arecibo Observatory

Steve Simon

A first-hand account of the Park Forest meteorite fall, recovery, and classification

Dave Gheesling

Meteorite falls in Georgia and the Southeast

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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

LOCATION

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

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