Santillana del Mar

Altamira National Museum and Research Centre


Avda. Marcelino Sanz de Sautuola, s/n.
39330  Santillana, Santillana del Mar, Cantabria  (Cantabria)
Puh.:+34 942 818815
Puh.:+34 942818005
Puh.:+34 902242424
Faksi:+34 942840157




The days of Altamira

A grand tour of prehistoric archaeology to interpret what life was like in the days of Altamira

The permanent exhibit "The days of Altamira" gives visitors a closer look at the prehistoric era of the Iberian peninsula. Different aspects of prehistoric life in Altamira are shown: art, culture, life, hunting techniques, etc. All this can be seen through exhibits displaying the most representative items from this period on the Iberian Peninsula. The museum is a faithful replica of the Altamira Cave, discovered by Marcelino Sanz de Sautuola in 1879, which meant the discovery of Palaeolithic cave art. Altamira Cave will be closed indefinitely as of 1 September.

  • Nimitys: National museum
  • Tyylisuunta: Prehistory
  • Sisältö: Prehistoric

Käytännön tietoja


  • Mistä: 01 marras mihin: 30 huhti
  • Mistä Tiistai mihin: Lauantai Mistä 09:30 mihin: 18:00
  • Juhlapyhät Mistä 09:30 mihin: 15:00
  • Kiinniolopäivät: Monday
  • Mistä: 01 touko mihin: 31 loka
  • Mistä Tiistai mihin: Lauantai Mistä 09:30 mihin: 20:00
  • Mistä 09:30 mihin: 15:00
  • Kiinniolopäivät: Monday

Closed: 1, 6 January, 1 May,  24,25,31 December.


  • Yleinen: 3€
  • Alennettu: 1,50€


Cafe, Conference room, Disabled facilities, Facilities for babies, Guided tours, Shop


  • Access ramps
  • Car park with disabled access
  • Communications system for the hearing impaired
  • Lift with disabled access


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