History and culture
The Espacio Montseny is an evocative center, which immerses us in a magical atmosphere, full of exciting projections of images and surround sound. We will see holograms of bandits and women of the water appear and vanish, we will travel to a magical forest and we will contemplate a ritual of witches, to name only some of the delights that await us.
A 6 min
The cathedral churches and other buildings that were part of the bishop's allodium were founded in the 11th century in the lower part of the historic center, near the river.
In the first half of the twentieth century the great white walls were painted by Josep Mª Sert.
The works of Josep Maria Sert can be found in Europe and America; from Rockefeller Center in New York to the League of Nations building in Geneva.
A 21 min
L'Esquerda is an archaeological site in the municipality of Les Masies de Roda, in the region of Osona. There are remains of intermittent occupation between the eighth century BC. C. and the fourteenth century d. C. Many of the objects found are on display in the Archaeological Museum of L'Esquerda, in Roda de Ter.
A 23 min
Named "one of the most beautiful and noble castles in the world" in the 13th century by Bernat Desclot, today visiting Montsoriu evokes what life was like in one of the great castles of the medieval period.
Considered one of the great fortresses of the Mediterranean, Montsoriu shows us the structure of what was the great residence and palace of the Viscounts of Cabrera.
A 44 min
The Magic World of the train is an installation dedicated to the world of collecting and modeling. This activity, new in our country, tries to make known the world of the miniature train, being a space for be visited by audiences of all ages
A 47 min
Located in the area of El Collsacabra, the ancient medieval town of Rupit offers stunning views of Guilleries, El Montseny and the neighboring cliffs of Tavertet, Avenc and Far. The rugged natural landscape offers visitors views of the beautiful Romanesque church of Sant Joan de Fàbregues, the Sallent waterfall and the natural monument of Cerro Agullola. To the north, Pruit, with its scattered farms, evokes a time when wealth was associated with land.
Empúries (Catalan: Empúries [əmˈpuɾiəs]) was an ancient city on the Mediterranean coast of Catalonia. The Greek city of Emporion, meaning "place of commerce", was founded in 575 BC. C. by Greek settlers of Phocaea. After the invasion of Gaul from Iberia by Hannibal the Carthaginian general in 218 BC, the city was occupied by the Romans (Latin: Emporiæ). In the High Middle Ages, the exposed coastal position of the city left it open to marauders and was abandoned.
A 1h 7 min