Monaco Museums

Naval Museum

A maritime encyclopaedia which details the history of the Navy. There are numerous models and the collection dates from Antiquity to present day.

Open daily from 10:00  to 18:00 hours.

Location: Terrasses de Fontvielle

Collection of motor cars


The collection includes 100 cars of all ages and includes 6 coaches belonging to H.S.H Prince Rainier III of Monaco.

Open daily from 10:00 to 18:00 hours

Location: Terrasses de Fontvielle

Stamp Museum (including money)

The museum houses rare stamps from the Principality’s postal history and has a separate section dedicated to coins and bank notes.

Open: 10:00 to 17:00 hours October – June

Open: 10:00 to 18:00 hours July – September

Location: Terrasses de Fontvielle

Musee des Souvenirs Napoleoniens

Visit with audio tapes giving the history of the Principality and the period of the first French Empire.

Open: 10:00 – 17:00 hours October – November

Open: 10:30 – 12:00 and 14:00 – 16:30  December 17 – May 31 (closed December 25 and January 1)

Open: 09:30 – 18:00 June 1 – September 30

Location: Place du Palais

Musee Oceanographique et Aquarium

The Oceanographic Museum was founded in 1910 and has a section dedicated to the work of H.S.H. Prince Albert 1.  It also houses an aquarium and a shark lagoon.