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Gibeon Meteorites

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Exhibits of Meteorites

Located in the heart of Windhoek on the junction of Post St. Mall & Werner List Street. Surely a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kiltmaker2
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Evanston, Illinois
worth a look

unfortunately, some of the meteorites have been stolen, but given the central location, it is worth... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
HansM1959
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Zurich, Switzerland
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“Exhibits of Meteorites”
12 Aug 2018
“worth a look”
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| Post Street Mall, Windhoek, Namibia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the heart of Windhoek on the junction of Post St. Mall & Werner List Street. Surely a catch if you are in this area.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 12 August 2018

unfortunately, some of the meteorites have been stolen, but given the central location, it is worth having a look at these meteorites which are almost completely consisting of iron. But where else can you touch such a thing?

Thank HansM1959
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Bo-ring (beg your pardon all astronomy/history lovers, but it was boring!) :) Not impressed at all...

1  Thank Irina D
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Was good to see so many meteorites! However... he middle of a shopping mall is not where I had expected to see them! It seems that some are 'missing' (stolen?) The lack of extended information and interpretation was also a big pity. however, was great...More

Thank zimbobaby
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We came across this display whilst walking around the city and wondered what it was. There is a sign explaining the background and source, which is interesting and quite unusual. However, some parts of rock appear to have been removed. If this has occurred without...More

1  Thank Travelexperience12
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This is a very interesting piece of history set in the middle of the shopping district. It has been vandalized, should be maintained to add better value.

Thank scarletmat
Reviewed 29 November 2017

This top tourist attraction lies in the town centre and can be visited by anyone and at any time. It is opposite the tourist information centre. The collection of 31 of the originally found 77 meteorites is impressive. In 1837 more than 20 tons or...More

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