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Practical Information

Opening Hours

From October 1st to November 15th
From Monday to Sunday: 10am - 6pm
From November 16th to February 15th 
From Tuesday to Sunday: 10am - 5pm
From February 16th to May 31st 
From Monday to Sunday: 10am - 6pm
From June 1st to September 31st 
From Monday to Sunday: 10am - 8pm
Special timetables:  24th, 26th and 31st December the museum closes at 15pm  
Closed on: 25th of December and 1st January,  and every Monday between 15 of November to 15 of February  
Admission prices

The price includes the visit to the site and museum and audio guide for individual public

Individual: 5 € 

Adults over 65: 4 €

From 8 to 25 years old: 4 €

Minors under 8: free admittance

Reduced: 4 €

Family (2 adults and one child or more); pensioners; people with disability certificate

Special reduction: 2.50 €

people with the large family card

School groups

Free admittance from september to June

2.00 € pupil (from july to august)

Free Admitance:

Unemployed people; members of ICOM ( International Council and Museums) and ICOMOS (International Council of Monuments ) and  formal education and teachers, duly accredited. Children with Club Súper 3 card. The last Tuesday of each month between October to June.

Open days:

International Day of Museums (May 18th) , Mediterranean Triumvirate (May 7th) , the local holyday  L'Escala (September 2nd), Catalonia's National Day (September 11th) and European Heritage Days.

Guided tours for groups

(Doesn't include the admission price to the site)

Guided Roman (theatrical visit) 4.10€ (groups  more than 20)

Guided tour of the site and the museum 3.60 € (groups more than 20)

For the visit and the guided tours, booking in advance is required for groups.

Special prices for agencies.

Guided tours for the individual public (Roman Tour and Sunset in Empúries) only cash payment.

Tel. 972 77 02 08
Tel. booking 972 77 59 76

Tickets Sales

Tickets may be purchased from Museum ticket offices up to 30 minutes before the halls close.


Museum Shop & Bookshop: Guides, scientific publications, exhibition catalogues and gift items.

Photography and Video Cameras: Flash photography is prohibited in the Museum

Getting There

 Public Transportation

  • Bus: SARFA
    Line Figueres-Sant Pere Pescador-l'Escala
    Line Girona-l'Escala
    Line Girona-l'Estartit
    Line Barcelona-Costa Brava
    Tel. +34 902 30 20 25
  • Train: RENFE
    Tel. + 34 902 24 02 02

Private Transportation

  • Motorway A-7 Barcelona-La Jonquera, exit l'Escala-Empúries
  • Route N-II Barcelona-La Jonquera
  • Route C-252 Corçà-Portbou
  • Route C-260 Besalú-Roses

Free Parking

MAC Empúries

C/ Puig i Cadafalch s/n
17130 Empúries-l'Escala
Tel. +34 972 77 02 08
Fax +34 972 77 59 75

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