EXPLORA PARK - PLANETARIUM
Parque Explora Medellín - Fun has its science!
It´s the symbol of the transformation of Medellín. With a modern architecture, it´s the center of the North City Area. The largest freshwater aquarium in Latin America with an emphasis on Amazon River, a vivarium with reptiles, a Planetarium and over 300 interactive experiences for fun and learning.
» Largest Aquarium Freshwater in Latin America with 19 scenarios and 9 freshwater sea.
» Vivarium, 26 terrariums in amphibians inhabiting arthropods and reptiles, including the world's most poisonous frog: the golden frog (
» Three interactive areas ("Live Physics", " Mind, Open World" and "On Stage") neuroscience, physics and communication.
» Open Room with fascinating physical experiences outdoors.
» Live Dinosaurs: 36 replicas including 22 animatronic ones that reproduce the sounds and movements of these giants that inhabited the Earth.
» Explora theatre: an exciting audiovisual journey.
» Children's Room rodirnary
» Planetarium: With 2 levels of museology and a extraordinary Show Dome.
How to get there?
The Park is located in the North zone of Medellín educational environment and recreational parks. This area has Metro routes with direct access from the University Station and several public transport routes (bus) circulating.
Carrera 52 No. 73-75
(57-4) 516 83 00
Tuesday to Friday from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, ticket office opens until 4:00 pm. Saturday , Sundays and holidays from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm , ticket office opens until 5:00 pm.
$ 20,000 for Explora and $12.000 for Planetarium.
Seniors, students and people with disabilities. Identification is required.