Here you'll find a wide range of the country's insects, arthropods and butterflies on display

Add to my guide

Entomological Museum

An explosion of colours

Nicaragua's predominantly tropical climate is ideal for the development of diverse species of plants and animals. In the Entomological Museum in León, you can visit a significant and colourful exhibition of insects, arthropods and Lepidoptera, most striking among which are the species of beetles and diurnal and nocturnal butterflies, which are typical of the country: this space is linked to the academic research carried out by the local university, and also features a varied mineral collection, comprising native stones and rocks, as well as snail families from all over the world. As a research centre, this natural history museum may be open outside normal operating hours. If the door is closed, just ring the bell – you may be in luck.

Your customised guide

Add files to start to configure your guide

Book your flight to Managua
Consult prices and dates

10 tips to keep your hand baggage

Find out what type of packs are considered hand baggage and how to can change them so that they can go in the cabin with you during the flight.

Free download