(828) 254-7162

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Located in Pack Place, the heart of Asheville’s thriving downtown cultural area, Colburn Earth Science Museum ignites imagination, enhances science capability, and unlocks innovation. For more than 50 years, the Colburn Museum has fostered an appreciation for the Earth and its resources and environments through its exhibits, educational programming, and the care of its collection. A stunning gem and mineral collection, permanent and rotating exhibits, and a warm and professional staff make each visit a new learning experience.


ANNOUNCEMENTS

The winter months are here! As the days become colder, we would like to remind everyone of our snow policy. If Asheville City Schools are delayed, we have regular business hours. If Asheville City Schools are closed, our museum will open at noon. If unsure about our hours, please do not hesitate to call our museum at (828) 254-7162. We will also post hours on our website during inclement weather.

VISIT US

2 South Pack Square
in Pack Place
Asheville, North Carolina 28801*

HOURS

Tuesday – Saturday        10 am – 5 pm
Sunday                           1 pm – 5 pm
Monday                           Closed

ADMISSIONS

Adults                                            $6.50
Military, Students & Seniors (62+)    $5.50
Children 5-16                                  $5.50
Children under the age of 5                Free
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EVENTS

Science Pub – “Science of Running”
Feb 27, 2015

SCIENCE PUB AT THE COLBURN EARTH SCIENCE MUSEUM Join us for craft beer, snacks and lively discussion as we get BETTER, FITTER, FASTER: The Biomechanics of Running with Dr. Aaron Vaughan and The Top Ten Training tips with Coach Randy Ashley Craft Beer provided by Howard Brewing Company Snacks provided by the Colburn’s Board of...

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