625 Esplanade
(near Bidwell Mansion)
Chico, California


Closed until Oct. 1, 2016

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Great Balls of Fire Opening October 1, 2016

The threat of a catastrophic impact from an asteroid or comet is a staple of popular culture. If there was a dinosaur killer in Earth’s past, is there a human killer in our future? What are the chances and how do we assess the risks? For that matter, what are asteroids, comets, and meteorites, and where do they come from? Come find out and see the Great Balls of Fire: Comets, Asteroids, Meteors exhibit.

Museum Without Walls

The fall 2016 Museum Without Walls (MWOW) begins Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 7:30pm.

Gateway Science Museum