Oceanographic Museum

Oceanographic Museum

Opened in 1910 by its founder Prince Albert 1st, this exceptional museum, is a masterpiece of monumental architecture overlooking the sea on top of a sheer drop of 85 meters.

It took eleven years of work to build and 100,000 tonnes of huge La Turbie stones which are naturally light brown but acquire a pale grey patina under the effect of the rain.

Open daily:

  • April to September, 9am – 7pm;
  • July and August, 9am – 8pm.
  • October to March, 10am – 6pm;

Prices (per person):

  • Adults: €11
  • Children aged 6-18 and students: €6

Access Map
Avenue Saint-Martin - Monaco-Ville
Tel. +377 93 15 36 00
Fax +377 93 50 52 97
E-mail: musee@oceano.mc
Website: www.oceano.mc

Visit duration: 2½ hours.