Hidalgo and Garita
Monclova, Coahuila
four blocks of the Main Square
approximate cost
Free Entrance
Schedule: Open daily, from 8 am to 7 pm

About The Polvorin Museum

The inspiration for its name is to be built in the late eighteenth century as a strong and powder magazine of the Spanish. After independence was abandoned until the early twentieth century, when it rescues to operate as a school, hospital blood then, gatehouse and warehouse, and finally become a museum in 1977.
Here you will see the participation of monclovenses in major historical periods of the country.