Museum of Science and Technology "Xoloitzcuintle"

Address: Parque de la Piedra Lisa Calzada Galván Norte s/n esquina Aldama, 28000 Colima, Colima Show map

Address: Parque de la Piedra Lisa Calzada Galván Norte s/n esquina Aldama, 28000 Colima, Colima

Space designed for children and young people to learn with a playful content. Located in the rear of the newly remodeled Complex "La Piedra Lisa", the museum has a planetarium for 78 people, with dual dome projection system and a curved screen to create three-dimensional effects.

Its observatory is equipped with a high-powered telescope, through which you can observe celestial bodies; It will also feature a solar telescope and a mole. A scale model of a volcano shows the layers that comprise it. In a hurricane simulator where visitors can experience the wind speed of this type of natural phenomena. Other games are the foundation for creating giant bubbles. The explanation and operation of plate tectonics, the principles of the lever, a robotic arm that do puzzle a pin wall that explains the formation of an image through pixels, a grapher of audio wave and a power generator. The museum is surrounded by an ecological environment of green areas, with free Internet connection.

In the state of Colima we found clay figures of xoloitzcuintles as if they were dancing; his interpretation is that an old dog is transmitting his knowledge to a young dog. It is in this sense that the Museum of Science and Technology Xoloitzcuintle, represents a space in which scientific and technological knowledge will be transmitted to all who visit it.

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About this activity

  • Phone number
    52 1(312) 314 1533
  • Contact person name
    Leonel Maciel Ramírez
  • Contact person email
  • Opening hours
    Tuesday to Friday 10:00 to 13:30 hrs. and 16:00 to 18:00 hrs. Saturday and Sunday, 14:00 to 18:00 hrs.
  • Prices from
    15 MXN
  • Price information
    Children $10