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The visit

The visit

How to get here

The Museum is in the Plaza de Platerías:

The nearest bus-stops are in the Plaza de Galicia.

Nearest car-parks: Aparcamiento San Clemente (Av. de Rodrigo de él Padrón, s/n); Aparcamiento Catedral (C/ Galeras, 9-17), Plaza de Galicia (Plaza de Galicia, s/n) and Avenida de Juan XXIII.

The Museum offices are in the Casa Gótica (Calle San Miguel 4, Santiago de Compostela):

You can reach our office building on city bus lines 1, 4, 5, 8, P2, P6 (get off in Calle San Roque) and 6, 11 and P4 (get off in Calle San Pedro).

The nearest car-parks are in the Avenida de Juan XXIII and the Calle de la Virgen de la Cerca. You can also park at the Aparcamiento La Salle (Rúa de Ramón del Valle Inclán, 6) or in the Plaza de Abastos (Rúa das Trompas, 5).


  • Accessibility for people with physical disabilities.
  • Specially designed touch-feel-listen units for people with visual impairment.
  • Lifts.
  • Specially adapted bathrooms.
  • Guide-dogs admitted.

Praza das Praterías, s/n
15704, Santiago de Compostela

Tlf. +34 881 867 315 / + 34 881 867 316
Fax +34 881 867 323


Tuesday to Friday from 9:30 am to 8 pm.
Saturdays from 11 am to 19:30 pm.
Sundays and holidays from 10:15 am to 14:45 pm.
Closed: Mondays, January 1 and 6, May 1, December 24, 25 and 31 and a local holiday (August 16).


General admission: 2.40 €
Reduced rate: 1.20 €. For holders of youth cards and student cards (over 18), groups of over 15 people who book at least 15 days in advance and pilgrims who present their "Compostela" or similar document.
Free: for all those under 18, over 65s, retired people, unemployed people, cultural and educational volunteers.
Visitor information centre:
Information and group bookings:
Telephone: 981 56 61 10