Museu Nacional do Azulejo (National Tile Museum)

Rua da Madre de Deus, 4, 1900-312 Lisboa

Phone: (+351) 218 100 340


Opening Hours:

Tuesday to Sunday from 10h00 to 18h00*.

Closes at lunch time from 13h00 to 14h00

*Last entrance at 17h30

Closed on Mondays

Restaurant and cafetaria:

Tuesday to Sunday from 10h00 to 17h45.

Closed on Mondays


Tuesday to Sunday from 10h00 to 18h00*.

Closes at lunch time from 13h00 to 14h00

*Last entrance at 17h45

Closed on Mondays


Tuesday to Friday from 10h00 to 12h30 and from 14h00 to 17h00.

Closing days:

Mondays, Easter Sunday and the holidays: New Year’s Day, May 1st , 13th June and Christmas Day.

FEE: Normal ticket: 5 €

Circuit tickets:

"Frente Ribeirinha" - National Tile Museum+National Ancient Art Museum+National Pantheon : 15€

"Lisboa - 8 Museums" - National Tile Museum+Dr. Anastácio Gonçalves'House Museum+Music Museum+ Chiado Museum+National Ancient Art Museum+National Costume Museum+National Theatre Museum+National Pantheon : 25€

"Azulejo e Panteão" - National Tile Museum+National Pantheon : 7€


Visitors with 65 years or more *- 50%

Students card or ISIC card (International Student Identity Card)- 50%

Youth card or IYTC card (International Youth Travel Card) - 50%

Family ticket - (more than 4 persons with 1st degree ascendency)* - 50%

Protocoles with other entities - 20%

Free admission:

On Sundays and holidays for all citizens residing in Portugal (maximum of 10 participants).

Visitors up to 12 years;

Unemployed visitors from the Europian Union*

Disabled visitors* (60% incapacity) with an escort

Members of APOM / ICOM/ ICOMOS*

Researchers, curators, restorers, museology and heritage professionals *

Journalists that previously informed the museum* *

Touristic professionals by prentation of their RNAAT card**

Teachers and students of all grades, including senior universities, when integrated in a study visit which must be previously arranged and confirmed by the museum

* Documental proof required

** When in service

Access conditions:

  • The use of a protective mask is mandatory inside the museum;

  • The Museum offers dispensers with hand sanitizing gel in several places;

  • Groups up to a maximum of 15 people are allowed;

  • The minimum distance of two meters between non-cohabiting people must be respected;

  • The elevator is with authorized access only for visitors with mobility limitations;


Bus: In front of the Museum: 718, 742, 794, 759 (only nights)

Avenida Infante D.Henrique (a 5 m. walk to the museum ): 728, 759

Train: Santa Apolonia Station 20 m. walk), connection by bus.

Metro: Santa Apolonia Station 820 m. walk), connection by bus.


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Available services:

To help your visit we suggest you download the guided visit contents to your smartphones (free): Google Play (Android) e iTunes (iOS).

Experiences at the Museum:

Try to paint your own tile (currently available with restrictions)

Peddy paper for families with children (currently not available)

Lunch at Museum Restaurant / Winter Garden

Birthday parties (currently not avalable)

Guided tours for groups (currently not available)

Rental of spaces for events: Cloister and Winter Garden

Accessible information

Acessible museum

Museum with ramps and lift. Wheel chais available.

Two parking places outside the museum for disabled persons with an easy access. Restaurant, garden, shop and WC.

The project of accessabilities of the National Tile Museum was due to the sponsorship obtained: Associação Salvador ( accessible space) and Millenium BCP ( audioguides and videoguides) and Realizasom ( mobile aplication)