Science, Tech, Math › Science Aluminum on the Periodic Table Share Flipboard Email Print Science Chemistry Periodic Table Basics Chemical Laws Molecules Projects & Experiments Scientific Method Biochemistry Physical Chemistry Medical Chemistry Chemistry In Everyday Life Famous Chemists Activities for Kids Abbreviations & Acronyms Biology Physics Geology Astronomy Weather & Climate By Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph.D. Chemistry Expert Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences, University of Tennessee at Knoxville B.A., Physics and Mathematics, Hastings College Dr. Helmenstine holds a Ph.D. in biomedical sciences and is a science writer, educator, and consultant. She has taught science courses at the high school, college, and graduate levels. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph.D. Updated March 25, 2019 Where Is Aluminum Found On The Periodic Table? Todd Helmenstine Aluminum is the 13th element on the periodic table. It is located in period 3 and group 13. Aluminum Facts Adam Gault / Getty Images Aluminum is element number 13 with the element symbol Al. Under ordinary pressures and temperatures, it is a light shiny silver solid metal.