Collection of Meteorites

Lithuania’s richest collection of meteorites includes 26 unique specimens. The most famous of them are a meteorite of Andrioniškis that fell near Andrioniškis, Anykščiai District in 1929 and  meteorite fragments of Žemaitkiemis that were found near Žemaitkiemis in Ukmergė District in 1933. Specimens of meteorites originating from the continents of America, Asia and Africa constitute a significant part of the collection.

Žemaitkiemis (Lithuania) Andrioniškis (Lithuania)
Brenham (USA) Sikhote-Alin
Sikhote-Alin Žemaitkiemis (Lithuania)
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