Museum Director

Teresa Pais

Opening Hours

– Museum

Tuesday to Saturday from 10.00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Closes on Sundays, Mondays and national, regional and municipal holidays.
Last admission at 5 p.m.

– Gardens and Cafeteria/Restaurant

Monday to Saturday from 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Closes on Sundays and national, regional and municipal holidays.



General public : € 3.00
Organised groups by travel agents or associations:  € 2.50
Youth Card holders: € 1.50
Pensioners: € 1.50

Free entry:

  • Access to the gardens and cafeteria/restaurant
  • 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.