Program Details

Centro Interactivo De Ensenanza CHIMINIKE

  • Start Date 2017-01-11
  • End Date: 2018-01-10

  • Location: Tegucigalpa, M.D.C., Francisco Morazán

CHIMINIKE, Centro Interactivo de Enseñanza (CHIMINIKE, Interactive Learning Centre) is the first interactive learning center in Honduras built with the objective of stimulating the curiosity of its visitors, while motivating the learning process through interactive exhibitions.

CHIMINIKE promotes a unique environment where children, adolescents and adults are inspired to achieve their dreams. At the same time the center presents a better understanding of sustainable development and the essential social values for the well-being of the country.


Living with a host family


The center CHIMINIKE has 8 galleries in which visitors will find different thematic exhibitions with which they interact and play: Maternity Room,Toddler's Room, Our City, The Human Body, The Environment, Honduras and its People and Energy Room.

After a fun tour, the children rest in the recreational patio and, the adventure lovers, visit the "Tilted House" and defy the laws of gravity, climb the molecular rope structure or try being a human yo-yo.

Other activities are the 3 camps that are made throughout the whole year with almost 100 children taking part in each one of them.


Age: Older than 18.
Gender: Indifferent.
Languages: Indifferent, the volunteer will learn Spanish at the center. But it definitely makes it easier if you have some knowledge of the Spanish language before (the volunteer will sooner get more responsibilities!).
Studies: Indifferent.
Abilities and Attitudes: Patience, being open and friendly, ability to assert oneself (with the children) and being curious.
Religion: Indifferent.

How to get there?
International Airport: Tegucigalpa / Toncontin
Domestic Airport:


6 months- 1.900,00 EUR

12 months- 2.500,00 EUR