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Museo de Sitio Escuela Modelo (The Site Museum Escuela Modelo)

Mineral de Pozos

In the number 10 of Centenario street you will find one of the more remarkable buildings of Mineral de Pozos: The Site Museum Escuela Modelo that during the Porfiriato offered an avant garde educational system.

Back in time, the students that come to this school could learn about different trades and about newfangled materials. By the year 1907, just seven years after its foundation, there were more than 180 registered students, sometime unusual for the times.

In its many exhibition rooms you will find the history of this Pueblo Magico through the tools that the miners of the zone used. You can even find human bones and cave paintings from the firts inhabitants of this place. The guided tour includes videos and interactive activities.

This place was recently renovated and you can find workshops on different subjects such as photography or painting. There’s also a cinema that screens art and mexican films.

You can also stroll until you arrive at the old mines, a beautiful spot to enjoy the rainy season and its spectacular starry skies.

In the number 10 of Centenario street you will find one of the more remarkable buildings of Mineral de Pozos: The Site Museum Escuela Modelo that during the Porfiriato offered an avant garde educational system.

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Back in time, the students that come to this school could learn about different trades and about newfangled materials. By the year 1907, just seven years after its foundation, there were more than 180 registered students, sometime unusual for the times.

In its many exhibition rooms you will find the history of this Pueblo Magico through the tools that the miners of the zone used. You can even find human bones and cave paintings from the firts inhabitants of this place. The guided tour includes videos and interactive activities.

This place was recently renovated and you can find workshops on different subjects such as photography or painting. There’s also a cinema that screens art and mexican films.

You can also stroll until you arrive at the old mines, a beautiful spot to enjoy the rainy season and its spectacular starry skies.

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