Art & Culture

Museums

Museum of Minerals and Fossils

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The museum's first set of mineral and fossil exhibits comes from a private collection that was transferred by Mr Nicolás Aguado to the Urretxu Town Council.

 

Visitors can admire around 1,000 crystallised minerals, as well as fossils that illustrate the different geological periods that go from the beginning of life on Earth to the Pleistocene, just at the beginning of the Quaternary Period (plants, fish species, echinoids, etc.).

 

Collections: Minerals from all over the world and fossils from all periods. Schedules: Walks. A fair, talks and special exhibitions in October. Children schedules Walks and storytelling performances on nature in May and November.

Information of interest

Address
Jauregi Kalea, 19. Casa de Cultura - 20700 Urretxu
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Opening hours

OPENING HOURS: From Monday to Friday from 10: 00-12: 30 and 17: 00-20: 00, Saturdays (except July): 10: 00-12: 30 Sundays and holidays closed, August call.

 

Free entrance.

No. of rooms
1
Capacity
50

Services

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