ARQVA - Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática

Establecimiento adaptado a discapacitados

Paseo Alfonso XII, 22
Telephone: +34 968 121 166 / Fax: +34 968 529 692

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ARQUA Museo Nacional de Arqueología Subacuática is the institution in charge of studying, valuing, investigating, preserving, disseminating and protecting the Spanish underwater cultural heritage. 

Furthermore, the ARQUA takes charge of the Odyssey’s treasure. The Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes frigate collection, which consists of more than 570,000 gold and silver coins from the late 18th century and the beginning of the 19th century.




From 15 April to 15 October:

Tuesday - Saturday: 10.00 am – 9.00 pm

Sunday and public holidays: 10.00 am – 3.00 pm

From 16 October to 14 April: 

Tuesday - Saturday: 10.00 am – 8.00 pm

Sunday and public holidays: 10.00 am – 3.00 pm

Ticket sales end 15 minutes prior to exhibition closing times.

The museum is closed:

On Monday

1st and 6th of January

1st of May

24th, 25th, and 31st of December

On one local public holiday



Tarifas y precios


General price: 3 euros

Reduced price: 1,5 euros

FREE ENTRANCE: Saturday from 2 pm. onwards and Sunday

¿Cómo llegar?

En Cartagena

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