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Crystalline Treasures: The Mineral Heritage of China

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The UA Mineral Museum's "Crystalline Treasures. The Mineral Heritage of China" exhibit features a world-class display. You'll see astonishing mineral specimens from China that have never been seen before in a public exhibition. And you'll learn about the ancient history and culture of China, a civilization that goes back five thousand years, a civilization that changed the world with the invention of gunpowder, paper, and silk. The UA Mineral Museum is open daily and is located on the Main Floor of Flandrau Science Center.

January 21, 2014 - June 30, 2014

Event Location: 1601 E. University Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85719 

Venue: The University of Arizona Mineral Museum 

Time: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday 1-4p.m. 

Admission: Planetarium Exhibits and Mineral Museum: Adults (16 years and older): $7.00 Children (4 to 15 years old): $5 Children under 4 years old: Free College Students w/ID: $4.00 Senior/Military: $6.00 

Phone: 520-621-4227 

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