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Contact details

Placeta del Museu, s/n
17200  Palafrugell, Girona  (Catalonia)
info@museudelsuro.cat
www.museudelsuro.cat
Tel.:+34 972307825
Fax.:+34 972302310

Location

Autonomous region:
Catalonia

Province/Island:
Girona

Girona

Reservations



Description

From the cork oak

This exhibit explains the process of manufacturing cork.

The museum is dedicated exclusively to the preservation, study and dissemination of the natural and cultural heritage of cork. Visitors are introduced to the subject of bioecology, which special emphasis on the cork oak –the source of cork–, and shown how the cork is obtained and used. They also learn about the process and machinery used in the traditional manufacture of bottle corks, and can see sculptures and altarpieces made from this material.

Designation:
Private museum

Content:
Themed


Practical information

Schedule

From Oct 01 to May 31
From Tuesday to Friday
From 10:00 to 13:00
From 16:00 to 19:00


Saturday
From 10:00 to 13:00
From 16:00 to 20:00


Sunday
From 10:00 to 14:00



From Jun 01 to Jun 14
From Tuesday to Saturday
From 10:00 to 14:00
From 17:00 to 20:00


Sunday
From 10:00 to 14:00



From Jun 30 to Sep 15
From Monday to Saturday
From 10:00 to 14:00
From 17:00 to 21:00


Sunday
From 10:00 to 14:00



From Sep 16 to Sep 30
From Tuesday to Saturday
From 10:00 to 14:00
From 17:00 to 20:00


Sunday
From 10:00 to 14:00



Prices

Admission free

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