atomium can be installed using pip:

$ pip3 install atomium

atomium is written for Python 3, and does not support Python 2. It currently requires Python 3.5 or above.

If you get permission errors, try using sudo:

$ sudo pip3 install atomium


The repository for atomium, containing the most recent iteration, can be found here. To clone the atomium repository directly from there, use:

$ git clone git://


atomium requires the Python library NumPy (for now), paramiko and requests - pip will install these automatically when it installs atomium.