Contact details

Paseo Sierra de Atapuerca, s/n
09002  Burgos  (Castile-Leon)
Tel.:+34 902024246





An educational centre to understand the evolution of man thanks to the Atapuerca sites and scientific studies.

The museum includes the Atapuerca sites, educational facilities and Visitor Centre in the towns of Ibeas de Juarros and Atapuerca. By visiting the museum you can see the main fossils found in Atapuerca, and then, go by shuttle bus to the place they were found. The route round the different spaces in the museum provides answers to key questions on human evolution from a scientific point of view and explores the relationship of humans with nature in depth. As well as the exhibition, the museum also organises educational workshops, seminars and conferences.

  • Content: Prehistoric

Practical information


  • From Tuesday to Friday

    From 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM From 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Public holidays and Weekend
    From 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • From Jul 01 to Aug 31
  • From 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday


  • General: €6
  • Reduced: €4
  • Children: Admission free
  • ICOM members and associations: Admission free
  • Disabled persons: Admission free

Yacimientos de Atapuerca by prior appointment. Admission free Wednesday afternoon,Tuesday and Thursday From 19 pm.


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