Zapatistas, Mexico

Museum of the Fossil (Museo el Fosil)

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    What should we know?

    Name in local script:Museo el Fósil
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    Company name:Junta de Acción Comunal Vereda Monquirá
     
    Art type:paleontology

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    Services:bathrooms
    Shops:souvenirs

    How much will it cost us?

    Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
     
    Ticket type:Cost:
    adultCOP7,000

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    Average time taken:50 minutes
     
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    everyday8am5pm
     
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    High season:December, January, June, July
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      Telephone:03164 714 419
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      Language(s):Spanish
      Timezone:UTC-05:00
      Country calling code:57

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      Top Descriptions

      Don’t expect too much of a museum here. This is basically one room built around a well-preserved 120-million-year-old baby kronosaurus fossil with a few extra fossils thrown in. – Daniel
       
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      Top Tips

      It’s possible to walk here from in just a little over an hour.
      Unless you’re really into palaeontology, bank on spending no longer than 15 to 20 minutes here.
      There are a lot of souvenir stalls just outside the museum should you be looking to stock up.
       
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