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The Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS) is Western North Carolina’s home for experiential science learning, discovery, and exploration. AMOS strives to spark the imagination and foster lifelong curiosity.
We have plenty of science to come and explore including our brand new Colburn Hall of Minerals, the STEM lab, our interactive panorama screen, the AMOS Mars Rover, our Teratophoneus dinosaur skeleton and fossil dig, Southern Appalachian Forest, Terrabox elevation simulator, Toddler Nest, Hurricane Simulator, fun temporary exhibits, and an exciting new gift shop.
AMOS is excited to announce the installation of the French Broad River water table! Funding provided by the Duke Energy Water Resources Foundation has made this exhibit possible. Stay tuned for an exciting unveiling event this summer!
Think asteroids and meteorites are a serious threat? You should learn about the growing amount of human made Space Junk that not litters near earth orbits, it is traveling up to 22,000 miles an hour in a beehive of potential collisions. This debris has become a threat to all spacecraft in Earth orbit. Join us...SEE ALL EVENTS
Curious about 3d Printing? Want to feel like an expert on this amazing technology in only 1.5 hours? Join us in the AMOS STEM lab for a workshop on how to design objects using computer aided design tools such as TinkerCad. In our first hour we will be getting used to the tools of design, hardware...
Join us at the Collider August 31, for free beer and a stimulating talk about the science of machining with mechanical engineer, Bethany Stolevski. Doors open at 5:30 pm and talks begin a...