​​​​​​Litoteca (Petrology)

The National Litoteca (petrology) of Colombia is the information and research Center for Earth Sciences which manages and preserves collections of samples of country rocks and promotes its systematic study oriented to exploration and sustainable utilization of mining and energy resources and research of natural geological processes.

The National Litoteca is located in the municipality of Piedecuesta (Santander) and provides its services in a building located within the grounds of the Colombian Petroleum Institute - ICP, ECOPETROL.​