+34 977 86 90 50

MUSEUMS

Artesania amb Vidre fet a mà

 

Around the Serra de Prades there is a large supply of all kinds of museums and places of interest to visit nearby. In reception will give you all the information posts with personalized discounts you enjoy all the culture.

 

 

 

Caves of L'Espluga:

Adress: Avda. Catalunya, s/n 43440 L'Espluga de Francolí Telephone : 977871220
Web: www.covesdelespluga.info  Email : fontmajor@covesdelespluga.info
Description: The Cave's main source is a unique place that lets delve into the past of ourgeological and prehistoric comarques. Guided tours explanations of the Paleolithic, Neolithic and the remains found after its discovery, and geological formation Cave. Features explanation of one of the Caves, formed in clusters and longest in the world from Lower Paleolithic. Remains of animals about 300,000 years old. Rhino, deerand hyenas, Neolithic sections of flint, earliest know ceramics, pets, Bronze objects: two needles, a sword, an ax and a dagger from iberian period.

Winter Hours

Tuesday to Sunday from 10:30h to 13:30 and from 16:00h to 18:00h.
Monday open by appointment.

Summer (july and August):

Monday to Sunday from 10:30 to 13:30 and from 16:30 to 19:30h

 

The Glassworks Museum and Workshop:

Address: C. Joan Griñó 11 Tel. 977878325 – 977860349
Web: www.mccb.es   www.vimbodiipoblet.cat
Description: Watch as the master glassworker prepares a mass of molten glass in the 1,000ºC heat of the kiln, then transforms it into a rose; or blows a traditionalporró for drinking wine. The articles on display are all handmade, and many are on sale in the museum shop.

Opening times:

Tuesday to Friday: 10:00h - 13:30h and 17:00h - 19:00h

Weekends and bank holidays: 10:00h - 14:00h

Closed on Mondays

Demonstrations of glass blowing from 10:00h to 13:00h

(The final demonstration of the day begins at 13:00h)

 

The Wine Museum:

Address: Avda Josep M. Rendé i Ventosa, 5 43440 L'Espluga de Francolí Telephone: 977 87 01 61 - 977 87 01 05
Web: www.esplugaturisme.cat  tur.espluga@esplugadefrancoli.cat  
Description: The Wine Museum is housed inside L’Espluga’s Modernist wine cellar, on three levels.

In the basement cellar, dominated by the cups --the antique fermentation vats-- the history of wine is presented, with details of grape cultivation and the wine-making process. The ground floor, filled with the enormous cylindrical ageing tanks known as tines, is dedicated to an explanation of modern production methods. Upstairs, looking down on the majestic tines, the story and structure of the Modernist building is detailed, complemented by three audio-visual presentations.

Opening times:

Monday to Friday: 9:00h - 12:30h and 15:30h - 18:00h

Weekends and bank holidays: 10:00h - 13:30h

 

Rural Life Museum:

Address; Ctra. de Montblanc, 35 43440 L'Espluga de Francolí Telèfon: 977 87 05 76
Web: www.museuvidarural.cat info@museuvidarural.cat 
Description:  The museum is the perfect place for children to learn in a fun way where they come from the wine, oil, or to explain the difference between a blacksmith and a cooper. The Museum presents agriculture as the central work of the farmer showing the three main crops of the Mediterranean;: vines, wheat and olives, and wine was made and after the meal and the oil. The destinies of the harvest and how they lived in a stately home, crafts etc. 

Opening times:

Tuesday to Saturday: 10:30h - 14:00h and 16:00h - 18:30h

Sunday: 10:30h - 14:00h

 

Palau Ferré Artisan Museum:

Address: C. River,17 43400 Montblanc Tel . 977863233
Web: www.palauferre.org  Email: palauferre@yahoo.es
Description: The museum houses a permanent display of the works of the renowned local artist Maties Palau i Ferré (1921-2000). Painter, sculptor and ceramicist, he was an all round artist, noted for his use of vibrant colours: particularly oils and Chinese inks.

Opening times:

Winter (October-March):Tuesday to Friday: 11:00h - 13:00h 

                                  Saturdays: 11:00h - 13:00h and 17:00h - 19:00h 

                                  Sundays and bank holidays: 12:00h - 14:00h

Summer (April-September):Tuesday to Saturday: 11:00h - 13:00h and 17:00h - 19:00h 

                                       Sundays and bank holidays: 12:00h - 14:00h 

                                       Closed non-bank holiday Mondays

Groups by prior booking only. Closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

 

Museus d'Art Rupestre de les Muntanyes de Prades:

Address: C/Pedrera 2, 43400 Montblanc. Tel  977 862 177  i  977 860 34
Web: http://www.prehistour.org/cuevas/pdf/cataluna/prades.pdf
Emailinfo@mccb.es 
Description: Museum on the rock art that has sections devoted to physical and Geological history of Conca de Barbera and rock art of Prades (with full-scale reproductions). Actualy the rock Paintins are placed on a dificult acces so we recomend you visit the Painting Art Museum in Montblanc.

Medieval Village of Montblanc

Address: Placed at the old Chuch of  Sant Francesc s/n 43400 Montblanc
Web:http://www.montblancmedieval.cat/   Email: turisme@montblancmedieval.org 
Description: Montblanc Medieval open the rich artistic heritage, Cultue and Nature with a wide Turistic offer, activities which become  Montblanc to Capital of Conca de Barbera.

 

Photo Gallery: 

Logo distintiu_garantia_qualitat_ambietal_web

 

Sing up for our newsletter

Stay tuned for news & offers!

 
 
 

SERRA DE PRADES

Technical details of the campsite

FOTOS MES VISTES