Museu Marítimo de Ílhavo
The Maritime Museum of Ílhavo
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Informations

Maritime Museum of Ílhavo (MMI)
Av. Dr. Rocha Madahíl
3830-193 ÍLHAVO
Tel: (+351) 234 329 990
Fax: (+351) 234 321 797
Mail: museuilhavo@cm-ilhavo.pt
 
GPS: N 40º 36’ 16.11’’ | O 08º 39’ 57.65’’
 
Ship-museum Santo André (SMSA)
Jardim Oudinot
3830 GAFANHA DA NAZARÉ
 
 
 
 
GPS: N 40º 38’ 29.03’’ | O 08º 43’ 43.21’’
 
 

Opening times

Maritime Museum of Ílhavo (MMI) 

 

March to September

Tuesday to Saturday – 10:00-18:00

Sunday – 14:00-18:00

 

October to February

Tuesday to Saturday – 10:00-18:00

 
Ship-museum Santo André (SMSA)

 

March to September

Tuesday to Friday - 10:00-18:00

Saturday and Sunday - 14:00-18:00

 

October to February

Tuesday to Friday - 10:00-18:00

Saturday - 14:00-18:00

 

The Maritime Museum of Ílhavo and the Ship-museum Santo André are closed on Sunday (from October to February) and Monday and on the following holidays: 1st January, Holy Friday, Easter Sunday, 1st May and 25th December. In the remaining holidays are open with Sunday opening time (14:00–18:00).

 

Note

The last entrance to the permanent exhibition rooms of the Museum and Aquarium happens 45 minutes before the closing time.

The last entrance in the Ship-museum Santo André happens 30 minutes before the closing time.

 

Admission prices

Individual (per ticket in Euros)
Adult - € 5,00 (MMI); € 3,00 (SMSA)
Child (6 - 17 years ) - € 2,50 (MMI); € 1,50 (SMSA)
Young card holders - € 2,50 (MMI); € 1,50 (SMSA)
Student card holders - € 2,50 (MMI); € 1,50 (SMSA)
Senior citizens (> 65 years) - € 2,50 (MMI); € 1,50 (SMSA)
Family (2+2 < 18 years) - € 13,00 (MMI); € 8,00 (SMSA)
 
Integrated (per ticket in Euros)
Adult - € 6,50 (MMI+SMSA)
Child (6-17 anos) - € 3,00 (MMI+SMSA)
Youth card holders - € 3,00 (MMI+SMSA)
Student card holders - € 3,00 (MMI+SMSA)
Senior citizens (> 65 anos) - € 3,00 (MMI+SMSA)
Family (2+2 < 18 anos) - € 17,00 (MMI+SMSA)
 
Note

- The Integrated Ticket is valid for a period of 10 days and includes one visit to the Maritime Museum of Ílhavo and one visit to the Ship-museum Santo André.
- The Family Ticket includes a couple and two or more children under 18.
 
Activities of the Educational Service - Christmas, Carnival and Easter holidays

3 days activity - € 12,00

1 day activity - € 5,00

 

Note

The ticket for the activities is valid during school vacations, for children from 5 to 12 years, with the following offer:

a) 3 days activity, 3 hours each day, from 10:00 to 13:00 or from 14:00 to 17:00;

b) 1 day activity of 3 hours, from 10:00 to 13:00 or from 14:00 to 17:00;

 

Admission price reductions
Groups of 15 to 20 visitors - 10%
Groups of 21 to 30 visitors - 15%
Groups of more than 31 visitors - 20%
 
Note
Reductions for visits of organized groups, previously scheduled with the Museum, independently of the age group.
 
School groups in number of not less than 25 people - 50%
 
Employees of the Municipality of Ílhavo - 50%
 
Partnerships
ECORIA: Admission price reduction of 50% to holders of ECORIA tickets (not valid with other reductions). ECORIA shall grant a 50% reduction on tours in the Aveiro lagoon, to ticket holders of MMI and SMSA
CENTROCARD of Tourism of Central Region: Admission price reduction of 50% to holders of CENTROCARD (not valid with other reductions)
DOURO ACIMA: Admission price reduction of 50% to holders of CitySightSeeing Aveiro tickets (not valid with other reductions
 
Admission free
Admission free to:
  • Members of Friends of the Museum of Ílhavo Association
  • Members of ICOM – International Council of Museums
  • Members of ICMM – International Council of Maritime Museums
  • Children under 6 years old
  • Public and private schools of Ílhavo
  • Users of Private Institutions of Social Solidarity of Ílhavo
  • Teachers and education professionals when accompanied by school groups
  • Professionals of Private Institutions of Social Solidarity helping people with disabilities and seniors, if accompanied by the groups
  • Researchers, journalists and tourism professionals in the fulfill of their duties and properly identified
  • Other situations, object of well-founded request, appreciation and favorable decision of the President or the Councilor of Culture of the Municipality of Ílhavo

 

Open days (free entrance)

1st Saturday of each month, during Winter opening times (October to February) - in 2013: 2nd February, 5th October, 2nd November and 7th December

18th May - International Day of Museums

8th August - Commemoration of the Museum foundation (free entrance in the Museum, SMSA not included)

23rd August - Commemoration of the Ship-museum Santo André opening (free entrance in the SMSA, Museum not included)

21st October - Commemoration of the Museum enlargement and remodeling (free entrance in the Museum, SMSA not included)