Museums & Monuments

Archaeology Museum of Catalonia - Girona
Museum illustrating the ancient history of human settlement in the Girona area from prehistoric times to the medieval period, through archaeological materials unearthed in excavations. In the Monastery of Sant Pere de Galligants, Girona.
Museu del Cinema
The magic of the moving image. A journey through visual shows from Chinese shadows to the cinema and television. An interactive museum with guided tours and workshops. Gift shop. At Sequia 1, Girona.
The Lighthouse Centre
Small museum at the top of the hill near a working lighthouse. Walk up or take the DicoTren (train). Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00-19:00. Closed Mondays. In Tossa de Mar.
Museo de Arquelogia de Catalunya
Located on the Costa Brava. The ancient city port known to the Greeks as Emporion, and by the Romans as Emporiae. 17130 Empuries LEscala
Chapterhouse Museum
The Museo Capitular houses the 12th century Creation tapestry, a copy of Commentary on the Apocalypse by Beato de Liebana and a statue of the Catalan king, Peter the Ceremonious. Seasonal opening hours. Plaza de la Catedral s/n, 17004 Girona.
Museu DHistoria de la Joguina
Toy museum with a collection of trains and various toys dating from 1875. Opening hours 01 July - 30 Sep 10:00-13:00 and 17:00-21:00. See website for opening hours during winter months. Rambla Vidal, 48-50, 17220 Sant Feliu de Guixols.
Museu Municipal
Considered to be Spain’s first Modern Art Museum, the Museu Municipal is open October to May 11:00-13:00 and 15:00-17:00 Monday to Friday. 11:00-17:00 Saturday to Sunday. June to September open 10:00-20:00 daily. In Tossa de Mar.
Museu del Cinema
An interactive museum dedicated to the moving image. A journey through visual shows from Chinese shadows to the cinema and television. Guided tours, workshops and gift shop. At Sequia 1, 17001 Girona.
Museu dArt de Girona
This gallery boasts the third most important collection of Romanesque and Gothic art in Catalonia. The works include: altar pieces, Romanesque carvings, glass, ceramics, books and paintings. Housed in the bishops palace. In Girona city.
Coleccion de Automoviles de Salvador Claret
A collection of more than 300 vehicles including cars, lorries, motorcycles, velocipedes, bicycles and engines. Also aviation collection. A chronological history of national and international motor vehicle manufacture. At Sils, Selva, Girona.
Museu dHistoria dels Jueus
Museum of Jewish History tells the story of Girona and its Jewish past. The Bonastruc ca Porta Centre was established to promote the recuperation of Jewish heritage in Girona and Catalonia. Guided tours available, shop. At Forca 8, Girona.
Museo de La Pesca
Fishing museum about the regional fishing trade, with guided tours and workshops, where you can see the catch landed and see the processes. Edifici del Tinglado, Port of Palamos, 17230 Palamos.
Salvador Dali Museum House
The house, Dalis studio, library and private rooms are all open to the public. Bookings required to visit the museum-house. Cala de Portlligat, Cadaques, Girona.
Museu dHistoria de la Joguina
100 years of toys at Sant Feliu, Girona. Discover the origins of the Spanish toy industry and its development to the plastic era. Wooden toys. Model trains. Guided tours and childrens workshops. Rambla Vidal 48-50, 17220 Sant Feliu de Guixols.