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Alongside the exhibition of these knowledgeable elements and the private collections, the geological project aims to become an aliving classroom where citizens can interact to the learning of geology. It is also a leisure exhibition centre and citizen participation, where created to help students, schoolboys and girls, increasing their knowledge of geology and gain understanding. 

Logo del proyecto geológico educativo

Gold miner. Minerals and Treasures of the earth Malaga

At the same time its educational functions, the classroom also offers among its services, technical and geo-consulting advice concerning geological issues, geotechnical, geohazard, minerals and ornamental rocks (art-stones).

It is also pretended that the geo-classroom will be expanding with the advance of the geo-exhibition, renewing contents according to citizen’s demand. We are keen to hear from you, participation of ideas, meeting of friends, and sharing thoughts of scientific discussion or topics.

Check out our planned activities for the incoming months. Would you lose it?

Mining Survey in lead mines (Padlock Mine, Málaga)

Mining Survey in lead mines
(Padlock Mine, Málaga)

Mining historical survey on ancient outcrops. Graphite mines El Nicio (Estepona)  Exploration works

Mining historical survey on ancient outcrops. Graphite mines El Nicio (Estepona)
Exploration works

Creative workshops, Geo-discussions and forums related to local issues; mineralogy, geology, palaeontology, museum, mining heritage, archaeology and general science.

The purpose of these workshops is to put in place the extraordinary value of our natural local resources through the spreading of science knowledge. A practical exercise, either on site or at the exhibition, to those aspects related to geological features of our region, an outstanding issues, which need the support of scientist works and the geological community.
Excursions, fieldworks, geotours and mining survey are also planned weekly.

AMET the factory. El Tarajal. A deceised outstanding factory claimed as science museum-quality building.

AMET the factory. El Tarajal. A deceised outstanding factory claimed as science museum-quality building.

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Geological discussions and forum

Workshops, recognition of bulk samples, minerals, rocks and fossils focused to schoolchildren, students and teachers of Sciences.

Native antimony specimen. Mass of 5 kg.  La Viñuela

Native antimony specimen. Mass of 5 kg. La Viñuela

The purpose of these workshops is to familiarize the community, schoolboys and girls, students, and citizens  with the texture and structure of minerals, rocks and fossils that can be found out in our fields and mountain trips, through hand samples. The explanations are guided by profesionals and presentations in conjunction with colour slides.

The workshops take nearly two hours which comprise theoretical (30%) and practical (70%) lessons. These workshops take place weekly, every Saturday from 10.30am to 12.00 . 

 

Organization of geological excursions and nature tours.

We focuse our professional excellence in excursions to natural sites and geotours. Malaga province is an area with high heritage in natural sites the majority of them with an outstanding value of theirs resources. We make a practical visit and explanations on site regarding geological features of the relief, faults, folding and origin of our montains, using of geological compass, minerals and rocks collecting and hiking in conjunction with a beautiful time to share friendship and activities.

Excursions are focused to childrens from 7 to 12 years old and adults. 

It is guided by monitors and controlled the site activities; collection of samples, minerals and rocks, geological explanations and guidances, geological and mining data compilation, inventory of points of geological interest (LIG), mining activities and photo report.

The routes are prepared in advance with the recommendations and safety warnings appropriate to the tour. Geotours and routes are performed weekly every Sunday, or Monday by appointments (Schools, Institutes and Associations).

Inside mine sampling. San Eulogio mine. Yunquera

Inside mine sampling. San Eulogio mine. Yunquera

Location, study of alternative routes to mines pathway. Support by GPS or aerial photography

Location, study of alternative routes to mines pathway. Support by GPS or aerial photography

Excursions. Sierra Tejeda natural route

Excursions. Sierra Tejeda natural route

Nos asomamos al valle alpino en el mirador de los Reales

Bahia Marbella Institute. Geotour at los Reales Estepona.

Creation of the Exhibition Friends Association

Our asset and vision cover the entire disciplines which help the friends of science. We will have a set of cultural activities related to meeting points, exchange of knowledge, ideas and impressions on the basis of common interests (formation of groups interested in specific topics, lectures, excursions blog, mineralogical news, reporting, editions of papers, magazines, trade shows, donations, etc. )

Gold prospection. Amateur research. Genal valley (Serrania de Ronda)

Gold prospection. Amateur research. Genal valley (Serrania de Ronda)

Friends meeting point.  Tours

Friends meeting point. Tours

Other professional services and portfolio related to the expertise of geotechnical consulting

Our geotechnical consulting, advisory and drafting of geological-geotechnical reports is guaranteed by over 25 years of experience in the field of civil engineering (8 of them international), site supervision and direction of fieldwork and geotechnical investigation, mineral deposits and study of ornamental rocks.

 
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