Asheville Museum of Science

43 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28801- Map It
(828) 254-7162

AAA Editor Notes

Asheville Museum of Science, 43 Patton Ave., features minerals and gemstones from around the world as well as exhibits relating to geology, fossils and North Carolina mining. Highlights at the Paleontology exhibit include a fossil dig and a Teratophoneus dinosaur skeleton. Other exhibits highlight the Southern Appalachian Forest and the French Broad River.
$8; $7 (ages 4-16, ages 62+ and students and military with ID). Ages 0-11 must be with an adult.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5.