"San Rafael Museum of Natural History" San Rafael Off The Beaten Path Tip by anabelsousa

San Rafael Off The Beaten Path: 2 reviews and 1 photos

This museum is divided into various departments, allowing for a wide-ranging approach to natural sciences. The Anthropology and Archaeology section is dedicated to the study of regional and local cultures. The Botany and Zoology departments focus on regional flora and fauna, respectively. The Paleontology room studies the development and evolution of Mendoza’s distinct geological periods. The Geology department, which is subdivided into Petrography and Mineralogy, offers various exhibits, and the Astronomy section contains an observatory. There is also a library, historic archive and a 4-hectare eco-museum.

othercontact: Parque Mariano Moreno - (5600) -
Phone: (02627) 422-121 int. 290

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
  • Send to a Friend
  • Report Abuse

More Off The Beaten Path in San Rafael (1)


Top 5,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 3 0 3 2

Have you been to San Rafael?

  Share Your Travels