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Cantabrian Maritime Museum

  • Cantabrian Maritime Museum. Santander, Cantabria © Turespaña

    Cantabrian Maritime Museum. Santander, Cantabria © Turespaña



Themed / specialist


Regional government
San Martín de Bajamar, s/n.
39004 Santander

Telephone+34 942274962


A historical journey through this Spanish Sea

This venue offers a profound look at different areas of the underwater and maritime world.

The Cantabrian Maritime Museum is in Santander Bay. It is an attractive, modern building, and was born as a tribute to this northern Spanish region and its sea. Over 3,000 square metres, it aims to show the relationship between man and the maritime world throughout history.

This museum is divided into four main sections: Life at sea, dedicated to marine biology; Fishermen and fisheries, centring on fishing ethnography; The Cantabrian region and the sea in history; The technological avant-garde

Practical information



Oct 01 to Apr 30

Tuesday to Sunday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Closing days: Monday


May 01 to Sep 30

Tuesday to Sunday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 7:30 PM

Closing days: Monday



General: €8

Reduced: €5

Café / restaurant
Guided tours

Car park

Telephone: +34 942274962


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