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El Norte Chico Sights

Museo Mineralógico

  • Colipí and Manuel Rodriguez Map It
  • Copiapó

Updated 11/24/2014

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This museum offers a geological history of the region and what is perhaps the country's largest collection of rocks and minerals. There are close to 2,500 samples, including some found only in the Atacama Desert. The museum even displays a few meteorites that fell in the area.

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Colipí and Manuel Rodriguez, Copiapó, 1530450, Chile

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Sight Details:

  • 500 pesos
  • Weekdays 10–1 and 3:30–7, Sat. 10–1

Updated 11/24/2014


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