Palafrugell has a large number of cultural spaces (museums, interpretation centres and foundations) to show you the municipality’s cultural history.
The Cork Museum, the Josep Pla Foundation and the Contemporary Sculpture Museum – Fundació Vila Casas are just a few examples of the great cultural offer in Palafrugell.Gastronomy Interpretation Centre Cultural spaces Located in Palafrugell tourist office, this space has two audio-visuals and interactive material. Sant Sebastià de la Guarda monumental complex Cultural spaces The Sant Sebastià de la Guarda Monumental Complex bears witness to the occupation of a privileged place for at least… Cuixart Foundation Cultural spaces The Cuixart Foundation is a private foundation based in Palafrugell which was founded in 1998 to present the figure of… Josep Pla Foundation Cultural spaces The Josep Pla Foundation, which started in 1973 when the writer decided to donate his private library. Contemporary Sculpture Museum, Fundació Vila Casas Cultural spaces This institution was started up in 1986 thanks to the pharmacist Antoni Vila Casas, in order to promote Catalan contemporary… Cork Museum and Can Mario water tower Interpretation Centre Cultural spaces The Cork Museum founded in 1972, as the name says, on the subject of cork, collects, studies and disseminates the… Sa Perola Cultural spaces The former net maker of the Sant Pere Fishermen’s Association today is a tourist office and interpretation centre for the… Cap Roig Botanical Gardens Cultural spaces Cap Roig Botanical Gardens, a unique setting where nature, art, culture and history converge
ACTIVITIES JUNE 2019 All the activities from June to Palafrugell (Calella, Llafranc, Tamariu, Llofriu, Ermedàs). Exhibitions, carnival, music, dance, theater, concerts, markets, gastronomy, exhibitions, market, marches, guided tours and much more! We’re waiting for you in Palafrugell! You can also follow us on www.facebook.com/turisme.palafrugell or at www.palafrugellcultura.cat ACTIVITIES JUNE 2019 Click here for more information about events and [...]+ MORE
Embarrassed, I apologized to those seated around me as I sat down to what I can only describe as one of the most memorable meals of my life… http://thewanderinggourmand.com/flors-violes-festival-in-palafrugell-spain/+ MORE
SPAIN’S HIDDEN GEM – LA PETITA COSTA BRAVA BY George Keegan Stretching along Spain’s eastern seaboard in Catalonia (spelt Catalunya in Catalan) is the very beautiful Costa Brava. There are some 220km of coastline stretching right up to the French border containing many areas of natural beauty. It has a mild Mediterranean climate meaning [...]+ MORE
10 SIZZLING REASONS TO VISIT PALAFRUGELL Apearl in the middle of Costa Brava, the city of Palafrugell includes the picturesque beachside towns of Calella de Palafrugell, Llafranc and Tamariu. A short transfer from Barcelona or Girona airports, here are 10 reasons why this slice of Costa paradise should be top of your destination wish list. [...]+ MORE
Coris julis is the name given to this hermaphrodite fish so singular to our coastline, which in Palafrugell we call julivia. The male is green and blue with red lines and a black trace at the base of its back, the female is brown with orange tones and when she changes sex she turns an intermediate colour. [...]+ MORE
Every first Saturday of July enjoy the popular sounds of our fishermen, havaneres. Live from Port bo Square, at the background from the screens in the adjacent beaches or on TV from home (TV3 channel). Ticket sales from May 27, 2019 at 10 o’clock More info about habaneras: www.havanerescalella.cat+ MORE