The Empordà is a rich land in natural heritage, but also in tradition, art and culture. This richness is reflected in their museums, which are numerous, varied and with different attractions. Here are seven of them for you to chose and enjoy a meaningful visit.
- Dalí Theater-Museum (Figueres)
A must see museum for lovers of this famous artist, who discovered us the surrealism in all of art’s aspects. You can find there from paintings and sculptures to all kind of curious items. 100% worth it!
- Toy Museum (Figueres)
Perfect for a family visit, that will love both adults (because they will revive the time when they were young) and children (to whom will fascinate the toys that entertained their parents and grandparents).
- Technology Museum of l’Empordà (Figueres).
The visit consists of an historical tour along the the second wave of the Industrial Revolution through garments as representative of the time like typewriters, sewing machines, clocks, telephones, stoves and many other items.
- Cork Museum (Palafrugell)
If you’re curious about something in the cork’s world, this is your museum. It is the largest in the world in this matter! It has a collection of 6,200 objects and an important cork documentation.
- Watercolour Museum (Llançà)
A fantastic opportunity for art’s lovers and specially in this technique. Visitors can enjoy a permanent collection of 193 watercolors.
- Fishing Museum (Palamós)
A unique tour through the history and the seafarers’ life. For discovering the maritime richness on the Costa Brava and Catalonia.
- Magic House (Sta. Cristina d’Aro)
Exhibits an important collection of magic equipment from different periods, such as paintings, playing cards, tarot and photographs. A visit that will surprise even the most curious visitors!