Complete Guide to Benfica Stadium Opening Hours


Open 9:30am–7pm

Benfica Stadium

Benfica Stadium is open every day between 9:30am and 7pm. The Benfica Museum is open daily from 10am to 6pm. The stadium remains shut for tours during match days.

Jun 15 TO Sep 15 Timings

Days (Jun 15 TO Sep 15)

Monday 9:30am–7:00pm
Tuesday 9:30am–7:00pm
Wednesday 9:30am–7:00pm
Thursday 9:30am–7:00pm
Friday 9:30am–7:00pm
Saturday (Today)9:30am–7:00pm
Sunday 9:30am–7:00pm
benfica stadium tour opening hours

Benfica Stadium is closed on match days for the men's football team. Benfica Stadium is also closed on December 25th and January 1st. On December 24th and 31st, the stadium opens from 10am to 2pm. Additionally, the museum will be closed on December 25th and January 1st.

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Best time to visit the Benfica Stadium

Weekday vs Weekend

Weekdays at Benfica Stadium offer a more relaxed atmosphere, perfect for visitors who prefer quieter surroundings and shorter queues. With fewer crowds, guests can fully immerse themselves in the stadium's history and architectural marvels at their own pace. Conversely, weekends provide a livelier ambiance, particularly appealing to those seeking the energy of larger crowds. While weekends may offer more dynamic experiences, they also tend to attract more visitors, resulting in potentially longer wait times for tours.








Very Crowded

Peak season vs Low season

During peak season at Benfica Stadium, in June, July and August, visitors can expect bustling crowds. This time is ideal for those who enjoy the buzz of large gatherings. However, be prepared for longer wait times for tours, as well as potentially higher ticket demand. Conversely, the low season offers a more tranquil and intimate experience, with fewer visitors and shorter queues. This period, often during the off-peak months, allows for a more leisurely exploration of the stadium's wonders and hidden gems. 













Off Season
Moderate Season
Peak Season

How Long Do I Need to Tour Benfica Stadium?

To fully tour the Benfica Stadium and make the most of your visit, you should allocate approximately 2 to 3 hours. This timeframe allows for a guided tour of the stadium, including access to the dressing rooms, players' tunnel, and other restricted areas. Additionally, it provides enough time to explore the SL Benfica Museum, where you can delve into the club's history and achievements. However, if you wish to thoroughly immerse yourself or engage in additional activities, you may consider extending your visit to around 4 to 5 hours.

Frequently Asked Questions About Benfica Stadium Opening Hours

Is Benfica Stadium open every day?

Benfica Stadium is open on all days of the week from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

When is Benfica Stadium tour closed?

Benfica Stadium tour is closed on match days, 25th December and 1st January.

How long should I spend at Benfica Stadium?

You should spend 2-3 hours at Benfica Stadium to make the most of your time at the attraction.

What is the best time to visit Benfica Stadium?

Off-season, between the months of October to April, and weekdays are the best time to visit Benfica Stadium. There are fewer crowds and the weather is also favourable for outdoor activities.

Is Benfica Stadium open on public holidays?

Yes, Benfica Stadium is open on public holidays, except the 25th of December and the 1st of January.