Cultural spaces

Events, institutions and cultural spaces

Culture Events Cultural spaces

Cultural spaces

Museums, interpretation centres and foundations

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.

Bassa Rocas Cultural Centre Bassa Rocas Cultural Centre Cultural spaces The former house of the Bassa Rocas (in Llofriu) offers a permanent exhibition. Gastronomy Interpretation Centre 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Cap Roig Botanical Gardens Cultural spaces Cap Roig Botanical Gardens, a unique setting where nature, art, culture and history converge Monumental Complex of Sant Sebastià de la Guarda Monumental Complex of Sant Sebastià de la Guarda Cultural spaces Witness the occupation of a privileged position for at least 2,600 years Port Bo i les Voltes Port Bo i les Voltes Cultural spaces Port Bo i les Voltes, són en l'actualitat un atractiu turístic per on passejar o prendre-hi alguna cosa els mesos… Taller Cuixart space Taller Cuixart space Cultural spaces The Cuixart space is located at the headquarters of the Cuixart Foundation in Palafrugell




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