Famous Museums in Santillana Del Mar

The museums in Santillana Del Mar give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Santillana Del Mar with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Santillana Del Mar. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Santillana Del Mar.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Santillana Del Mar.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Santillana Del Mar:

  1. Museum Of The Inquisition

    4.1 (403 Votes)
    Museum Of The Inquisition

    Museum, History Museum, Observatory, Exhibition

    A small museum displaying instruments of torture used during the Inquisition period and for a long time after. Gruesome equipment used to hurt and torture people are exhibited. Some of the things to see include: A range of torture devices used over the years with their explanations.
  2. Museo Del Barquillero

    4.5 (369 Votes)
    Museo Del Barquillero

    Museum, Specialty Shop, Specialty Museum

    It is a small two-storeyed building located in the House of Archduchess Margaret of Austria. Several wafer trade products like old toys, sculptures, musical scores, plates and other cutlery are exhibited in the museum. The ground floor is a small kiosk that sells sweets, gifts, toys and a range of liquor and waffles. Situated in the first floor up a flight of narrow staircase, a museum displayi...Read more
  3. Taller Estudio De Ceramica

    Art Museum, Arts And Crafts, Exhibition , Specialty Shop

    Started in 1979, this is a place for handmade ceramics like jars, mugs, plates and other household items. Decoration items like Romanesque sculpture, mythological figurines and folk costumes are also available for exhibition and sale. Processing and renewal methods are open to the sight for the visitors at the public workshops. Also, there is a separate packaging section for the wrapping of pro...Read more
  4. Museo Y Venta De Antiguedades

    Museum, Arts And Crafts, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    A small stone-built place for antique and collectible lovers, this museum is a private museum. It has a collectionof antique pieces belonging to various eras, and having diverse styles. These antiques dated back to a long time in the history of Cantabria.
  5. Jesus Otero Museum And Foundation

    Art Gallery, Museum, Outdoors, Garden

    A privately funded museum started in 1994, this gallery holds the works of Jesus Otero, a native artist. The museum exhibits more than fifty sculptures of the artist, done in his last years and also the utensils, drawings and tools used. The work is set up in three rooms and a garden that holds the larger sculptures. The artist gave away most of his works during his final months, which were lat...Read more
  6. Museo Diocesano

    4.4 (172 Votes)
    Museo Diocesano

    Art Gallery, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Under the guardianship of Alonso de Velarde, this museum was found in 1592. It is situated in the former convent of Dominican friars, under the name of Regina Coeli. The convent church was constructed in 1648. It was a single nave with chapels situated between buttresses. The cloister was added at the end of the century. The museum houses over 800 artworks from various parishes in the region. T...Read more
  7. Museo Del Tiempo

    Museo Del Tiempo

    Museum, Tourist Center, Specialty Museum

    Founded by Maria Luisa Gomes, this is a five room museum of time. Clocks from the 18th, 19th and the 20th century are exhibited. They are classifiedbased on the style, type, equipment and design.