University of Arizona Mineral Museum
University of Arizona Mineral Museum in Tucson, Arizona displays minerals and meteorites, the mineral collection is mainly based out of Arizona and Mexico, the meteorites on display are from different parts of the world. The new exhibit American mineral heritage displays rare minerals and precious stones from the Harvard collection. Visitors can also visit the planetarium in the science center and see the laser show. The museum has over 35,000 specimens on display, the minerals on display include silver, copper, gold, gemstones, meteorites, and over 2,000 fossil specimens. The museum is open to tours Monday through Sunday.
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