Address: Av. San Francisco de Asis s/n. Parque Gral. San Martín
Phone: 0261 – 4285889
Opening hours: Monday, tuesday and thursday from 14.30 to 16.30hs. Wednesdays and fridays from 8:30 to 10.30hs.
This museum belongs to the Agricultural and Winemaking Lyceum belong to the National University of Cuyo and has four rooms. The collection exceeds two thousand four pieces that tell the natural history of the region mainly composed of species with malformations, among which includes a collection of stuffed birds and mammals by Jose Lorca taxidermist who trained with an english traveler who toured Mendoza.
Separated into different categories with over 1230 pieces of zoological area, 251 pieces of botanical area in all species, about 850 mineralogical and paleontological pieces including different materials that allow to see the geological development of the region and about 100 pieces included in areas as Human Anatomy, Archaeology and History.