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MUSEUMS LIBRARIES CINEMAS and THEATERS
     
BALAGUER MUSEUM JOAN OLIVA MILÀ LIBRARY BOSC CINEMA
     
RAILROAD MUSEUM ARMAND CARDONA TORRANDELL LIBRARY LAUREN GARRAF
     
CABANYES FARMHOUSE MUSEUM-LIBRARY V.BALAGUER PRINCIPAL THEATER
     
ROIG i TOQUES FILE HISTORICAL DISTRICT LIBRARY FILMOTECA VILANOVA
     
CAN PAPIOL    
     
Guinovart BLUE TOWER    
     
AIR CENTER MUSEUM    
     

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MUSEO-BIBLIOTECA BALAGUER

V. BALAGUER MUSEUM 

Victor Balaguer Avenue, s/n. Phone (+34) 938 154 202. Schedule consult.

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Select sample of archaeology that embraces from the paleolithic half until the Roman Empire. EGYPTIAN COLLECTION: Formed by a sample of relative objects to the funeral world and Egyptian religious. PAINTING AND SCULPTURE (XIX AND XX CENTURIES): Extensive collection of painting and sculpture of the main Catalan authors of the century XIX XX i. ORNAMENTAL ARTS: Collection of ceramic Catalan from the XV century until the XIX century. NUMISMATIST: Selection of Greek, Roman currencies, íberas and of the crown Catalonian - Aragonese. 

The library, gathers of the richest collections of Catalonia. Consists of more than 40. 000 books, recurring periodicals of the XVII century to the XX (almost 2. 000 securities), collections of hand written, engravings, maps, pictures, menus. . . etc.

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MUSEO DEL FERROCARRIL M

RAILROAD MUSEUM

Eduard Maristany Square s/n. Phone (+34) 938 158 491 

 

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Rail facilities of the 19th century, fixed exhibitions and stands the whole year, specialized library, shop and bookshop. More information and special events dates in the museum's website, see link.

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CAN PAPIOL MUSEUM CP

32, Major street.Phone (+34) 938 930 382

WEB Page

  Summer house of one of the most grateful Vilanova's families from the XVII and XVIII centuries. The building that dates of final to the XVIII century it's of Neoclassical style and today is a museum. More information and schedules in their web page.

 

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*MUSEO CENTRO AEREO

AIR CENTER MUSEUM

Aragai Avenue, s/n.

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Airplanes collection and overseas exposed helicopters of the Aeronautical School. It can visit every day .

Centennial of the aviation in the world. Program of popularization of the aviation.

 

 

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MASIA CABANYES

Masia Cabanyes road, s/n. Phone (+34) 938 115 715  Schedule consult.

 

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The old residence of summer of the Cabanyes family.

To highlight, the exhibition multimedia, the Legacy of the Cabanyes family and the 7 hectares of forests and ancestral gardens of the Cabanyes family.

Today is headquarters of  the Romanticism Interpretation Center .

 

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SEAFARING CURIOSITIES ROIG I TOQUES MUSEUM CJ

2, Alexandre de Cabanyes street. Phone (+34) 938 154 263. Gratuitous visits.

 

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The Juanita´s is the only fish in the world that has the ability to eat with tablespoon and of drinking with glass wine jar with a long spout.

Inside the museum you can find pieces coming from ships of war and civil that difficultly would see outside of this place.

 

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*GUINOVART BLUE TOWER (TORRE BLAVA)

Ribes Roges Tower in the Ribes Roges Park.

Their history: The Ribes Roges Tower was built in the last third of the XIX century and it this the only one that is in foot of three that it consisted the last fortified enclosure of the Marina of Vilanova. These three towers, that of Ribes Roges,that of the torrent of the Piera and that of Sant Cristòfol was united by a barrier of stakes whose function was to protect the Marina neighborhood of possible attacks for sea or for earth, of carlist troops or of highwaymen.

 

At the beginning of the XX century they were embedded to the tower a series of dependences enabling it as marine spa and recess place.

Among the years sixty and seventy were about to be demolishedtre to lengthen the Marine Avenue. At the present time it has been recently inside " decorated " for the artist Josep Guinovart, that has expressed their particular vision on the Vilanova i la Geltrú town.

The first plant is presided over by an impressive installation of strings with all kinds of seafaring knots.

SCHEDULES VISITS

 

Guided tour every second Sunday of each month

at 12 and at 13 hours. (3 €)

 

Hours for the month of August:

Saturdays and Sundays from 18 to 21 hours. (2 €, free entry)

 

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BIBLIOTECA BALAGUER

LIBRARY-MUSEUM V.BALAGUER

Victor Balaguer Avenue, s/n . Phone (+34) 938 154 202

 

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Open tuesday to Sunday of 10 at 18 hours. Closed Monday.

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BIBLIOTECA JOAN OLIVA

JOAN OLIVA MILÀ LIBRARY

13, Vila´s Square. Phone (+34) 938 932 039

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Open Monday to Friday of 10 at 20 hours. Saturdays 10 at 14h. and 16 to 20 h.

Inaugurated in March 1995, after a deep remodeling of the building that occupied the old Victor Balaguer Library. 
It has 1.637 m2, distributed in four plants that configure the diverse sections of the same one and that offer a consultation service and loan of their fund, becoming an instrument of information, cultural formation and leisure for all. 

From September 2001, the library is part of the Net of Libraries of the Barcelona Delegation, receiving the support of the Generalitat of Catalunya in turn.

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*ARMAND CARDONA TORRANDELL LIBRARY

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15-17, Menéndez y Pelayo st. Phone (+34) 938 159 121

Mañanas: De miércoles a sábado de 10.00 a 13.00 horas.

Tarde: De lunes a sábado de 16.30 a 20.00 horas.

 

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ARCHIVO HISTÓRICO COMARCAL

FILE HISTORICAL DISTRICT MUSEUM

Geltrú's Castle. Phone (+34) 938 930 013

 

Open Monday to Friday of 08.00 at 15.00 hours.

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BOSC CINEMA 

 

88, Rambla Principal. Phone (+34) 938 938 103

 

5 Rooms of movies exhibition.

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LAUREN GARRAF CINEMAS

Rambla de l'Onclet

Masia d'en Barreres Industrial Polygon

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WEB page

*12 Magnify rooms of projection of movies with the most advanced projection technology and sound. 
2624 seats distributed in tiers.

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PRINCIPAL THEATER

4, Rambla Principal. Phone (+34) 938 140 000

 

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Consults in their web page the activities for this season

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FILMOTECA VILANOVA

13, Sant Pau st. Phone (+34) 938 937 351

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