Museum Director

Teresa Pais

Opening Hours

Tuesday to Saturday from 10.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Closes on Sundays, Mondays and national, regional and municipal holidays.
Last admission at 5 p.m.
The gardens are open during museum hours.


General public : 3 €
Organised groups by travel agents or associations:  2,50 €
Youth Card holders: 1,5 €
Pensioners: 1,5 €

Free entry:

  • Children
  • Members of APOM / ICOM or of any similar national or international private or public bodies (Groups of Friends of Museums, etc.)
  • Students
  • Journalists and professionals of Tourism during the performance of their duties and duly identified
  • Tourist guides
  • Teachers provided that they are duly identified
  • Employees of the Regional Secretariat that oversees the Museum

How to get here

  • Public transportation: Buses – Linha Cidade: Variante 2 – Cruzes.
    For more information consult
  • Taxi
  • By foot from the city center

The Museum does not have parking for visitors.