Discoveries Wax Museum

Make the most of your train journeys to see 22 wax figures of the Portuguese Discoveries.

The Discoveries Wax Museum is in Lagos marina, about a 10-minute walk from Lagos station. 
The museum tells the history of the Portuguese discoveries through a theme show from the battle of Aljubarrota, through the wedding of King D. João I and Filipa de Lencastre, to the conquest of Ceuta, the discovery of Brazil, Vasco da Gama's arrival in India among others. 
The museum has 22 historic wax figures.

Note: The museum is temporarily closed.


CP Services: Alfa Pendular | Intercidades | Regional and InterRegional

Museum admission prices (Without discount)

Individual tickets:

  • Children (up to 5) - Free
  • Children (6 to 15) - €4.00
  • Adult (16 to 64) - €6.00
  • Senior (65 and over) - €4.00

If you show a return train ticket, our passengers get 10% off the admission price.

School group tickets:

  • Pupils - €3.00

One teacher enters for free for every 10 paying pupils.

  • Extra teacher- €4.00

Guides tours available for €1,00 more per person.

Each pupil receives a Visit Certificate.  

Other groups: Prices upon request

Note: Prices valid until February 14, 2020.