Cathedral Museum

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The museum, conceived as archeological museum, is located in the cloister and connected to the Capela das Reliquias (Chapel of Relics), the Panteón Real (Royal Vault) and the Tesouro (Treasury). 

Praza do Obradoiro , Santiago de Compostela, 15704
902 044 077
Cathedral Museum
Price:
General: Combinations of tickets from 6€ to 15€. Reductions: contact Visitor Reception Centre
Schedule:

Winter: Daily: 10 am – 8 pm. Summer: Daily: 9 am – 8 pm.

Season:

Closed: January 1 and 6, July 25, December 25; afternoons/evenings of Holy Thursday, Good Friday, March 19, November 1, December 24 and 31

Museo do Pobo Galego (Museum of the Galician People)

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Founded in 1977, the museum is devoted to cultural anthropology and it was created to house the diverse manifestations of the tradicional Galician culture.

San Domingos de Bonaval s/n, Santiago de Compostela, 15703
981 583 620
Museo do Pobo Galego  (Museum of the Galician People)
E-mail:
info@museodopobo.gal
Fax:
981 554 840
Price:
€3. Students and pensioners: €1. Groups: €2. Under 16: Free. Temporary exhibitions and Sundays: Free.
Schedule:

Tue-Sat: 10:30am-2pm, 4pm-7:30pm. Sundays and holidays: 11am-2pm. Mon: closed

Season:

All year round

Pilgrimage and Santiago Museum

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The museum reflects the great importance of the pilgrimages to Santiago for the European culture, as well as representations of the Apostle Santiago, and objects related to the pilgrimage and the worship of St. James. From the large skylight on the second floor, there is an amazing view of the cathedral with its impressive tower of the Berenguela and part of the historical town.

Praza de Praterías, Santiago de Compostela, 15704
881 867 315 / 881 867 316
Pilgrimage and Santiago Museum
Price:
General: 2,40€. Reductions: check
Schedule:
Tu-Fr: 9:30 am -20:30 pm. Sat: 11:00 am-19:30. Sun-Holidays: 10:15am -2:45 pm. Mon: Closed
Season:
Closed: January 1 and 6, May 1, December 24, 25 and 31, and a local festivity

CGAC (Galician Centre of Contemporary Art)

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Designed by the portuguese architect Álvaro Siza, the CGAC offers the main up-to-date tendencies in art.

 

Rúa de Ramón del Valle-Inclán, 5, Santiago de Compostela, 15703
981 546 619
CGAC (Galician Centre of Contemporary Art)
E-mail:
cgac@xunta.es
Fax:
981 546 625
Price:
Free
Schedule:
Tuesday-Sunday: 11 am to 8 pm. Closed on Mondays
Season:
All year round

Museo Centro Gaiás

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Architectonic referent for the 21st c. The museum houses big temporary exhibitions.

Cidade da Cultura, Santiago de Compostela, 15702
881 995 172
Museo Centro Gaiás
E-mail:
visitas@cidadedacultura.org
Price:
Free.
Schedule:
Tue-Sun: 11 am - 8 pm.
Season:
All year round

Monastery and Church of San Martiño Pinario

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It contains magnificent Baroque altarpieces, the ashlar choir –part of it having once belonged to the Cathedral- and the visitable exhibition with interesting sculptures, liturgical objects, engravings and other valuable pieces.

Plaza de San Martiño, Santiago de Compostela, 15704
(+34) 981 583 008 / Ext. 514 / (+34) 676 962 264/ 881 607 003
Monastery and Church of San Martiño Pinario
E-mail:
info@espacioculturalsmpinario.com
Price:
€ 4,00. Discounted price (students, pilgrims, over-65s and groups of more than 13 persons): € 3.00.
Schedule:

Daily, 11 am - 7 pm.

During the summer 1.6-31.10: 10 am - 8 pm 

Visits to the church and museum:
4€ general admission.
3€ reduced fee for: pilgrims, students, +65 year, numerous families (+3 kids), handicaped, unemployed.
Guided visits to the Monastery (church, museum, cloister, monumental staircases, etc.)
6€ general fee

5€ reduced fee for: pilgrims, students, +65 year, numerous families (+3 kids), handicaped, unemployed.

Guided visits 1.6-31.10: 11.00, 12.30, 16.30, 18.00 

Guided visits 1.11-31.5: 12.30, 18.30 


+info: www.espacioculturalsmpinario.com

 

Season:

All year

Eugenio Granell Museum-Foundation

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Through the works and legacy that Granell handed down to Santiago de Compostela and Galicia, his Foundation keeps alive the essence of the different forms in which Surrealism takes place.

Praza do Toural 8, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
981 572 124
Eugenio Granell Museum-Foundation
E-mail:
info@fundacion-granell.org
Fax:
981 564 069
Price:
2 €, students & pilgrims: 1 €, pensioners and under 18: Free. Wednesday: Free.
Schedule:

August - September: Tuesday-Thursday: 11 am-2 pm / 4-8 pm. Friday and Saturday: 12 am-2 pm. Closed: Sunday, Monday and bank holidays.

Season:

All year

Casa de la Troya (Troya House)

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This museum-house reproduces the environment of a 19th century student boarding house. Its literary referent is the boarding house in the novel “La casa de la Troya”, by Pérez Lugín.

Rúa da Troia, 5, Santiago de Compostela, 15782
981 585 159
Casa de la Troya (Troya House)
E-mail:
museo@lacasadelatroya.gal
Price:
€2,00. Pensioners, students and pilgrims: €1,50. Groups: €1.00. Guided visits.
Schedule:

Until September 15th: Tuesday to Saturday: 11 am- 2 pm / 4 - 8 pm.

September 15th - October 13th: Only Fridays and Saturdays: 11 am- 2 pm / 4 - 8 pm.

 

Season:

Easter: Wednesday 21st of March - Sunday 1st of April (open everyday, except Monday).

11:00-14:00 h / 16:00-20:00

 May  4th –  July 14th: Friday and Saturday.

July  17th –  October 13th: Open everyday except Sunday and Monday.

 

Museo da Colexiata do Sar (Collegiate Church of Sar´s Museum)

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It houses pieces of great historical and documental value, as well as liturgical objects of the 18th century and fragments of the cloister by Mestre Mateo.

Rúa da Ponte do Sar 4, Santiago de Compostela, 15702
Museo da Colexiata do Sar (Collegiate Church of Sar´s Museum)
Price:
2€ / free with the ticket of the Cathedral Museum or the Cathedral guided tours.
Schedule:

Daily: 11:00-14:00 / 16:30-19:30.

Museo de Terra Santa (Holy Land Museum)

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This museum offers an overview of the history of the territory described in the Bible, from the Paleolithic to the present. The exhibition is based on archeological findings and highly accurate models.

Convento de San Francisco, Santiago de Compostela, 15704
981 581 600
Museo de Terra Santa (Holy Land Museum)
E-mail:
museots@gmail.com
Fax:
981 571 916
Price:
€ 3. Students and pensioners: € 2. School groups: € 1. Under-14: Free.
Schedule:
10.30 am-1.30 pm, 4-7 pm. Closed on Mondays.
Season:
All year round

Museo de Arte Sacra (Sacred Art Museum)

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This museum houses some of the most important and representative works of the furnishing of the benedictine monastery of San Paio de Antealtares, between the 1st and the 19th centuries, as well as the altar of Antealtares.

San Paio de Antealtares, Santiago de Compostela, 15704
981 583 127
Museo de Arte Sacra (Sacred Art Museum)
E-mail:
monasteriosanpelayo@hotmail.com
Fax:
981 560 623
Price:
€1.50 Groups: €1.
Schedule:

Daily: 10:30 am-1:30 pm, 4 pm-7 pm. Sunday: 4 pm-7 pm.

Season:

Open: All year round

USC Natural History Museum

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In this museum the visitor will find collections about zoology, geology and botany concerning the area of Galicia, as well as of other places of the world, amongst which the collection of Haüy stands out, illustrating the beginning of the crystallographic studies.

Parque de Vistalegre, Santiago de Compostela, 15705
881 816 350 / 677 947 783
USC Natural History Museum
E-mail:
visitas.museohistorianatural@usc.es
Price:
Standard ticket, €3. Ask for other options and tours. Cash only.
Schedule:

Winter: Tu-Sat, 10 am - 2 pm & 4.30-8 pm. Su, Fest, 11 am - 2 pm. Summer (25 Jul – 13 Sept): Tu-Sat, 11 am - 2 pm & 4.30-8:30 pm. Su, Fest, 11 am - 2 pm. Closed on Mondays & 1, 5, 6 Jan; Shrove Tuesday (afternoon); 1 May; 24 & 26 Jul; 14 & 16 Aug; 1 Nov; 24, 25 & 31 Dec.

Colección do Colexio Médico (Medical Association Collection)

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Located in the school of medicine, this small monographic museum exhibits the old instruments used in the medical speciality of Anaesthesiology.

Facultade de Medicina, Rúa de San Francisco, Santiago de Compostela, 15782
981 563 100
Colección do Colexio Médico (Medical Association Collection)
E-mail:
sgrl@comc.es
Fax:
981 582 642
Price:
Free
Schedule:
Mon-Fri: 9 am to 9 pm.
Season:
All year except August

Mupega (Galician Pedagogic Museum)

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Devoted to the recovery, safeguard, study, showing and spreading of the pedagogical legacy of Galicia.

Rúa de San Lázaro 107, Santiago de Compostela, 15871
981 540 155 / 981 540 156
Mupega (Galician Pedagogic Museum)
E-mail:
museo.pedagoxico.galicia@edu.xunta.es
Fax:
981 540 154
Price:
Free entrance
Schedule:

Winter (September 16 - June 14)
Tuesday - Friday: 10 am - 3 pm / 4 - 7 pm.
Saturday: 10 am - 2 pm / 4 - 8 pm.
Monday, Sunday and holidays: Closed.

Summer time (July 15 - September 15)
Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm.
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays: Closed.

Closed: 
1 - August 31, December 24 and 31, Holy Saturday and Saturday following December 25 and January 1.

Season:

Closed: AUGUST

CIAC: Environmental Interpretation Center of Compostela

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The Environmental Interpretation Center of Compostela (CIAC) is an institution for disseminations to the knowledge of natural and cultural heritage of the city, as well as it
preservation for future generations.

Camiño Ameixaga, Santiago de Compostela, 15702
981543145