Contact details

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

Location

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 Sep 01 to Jun 30
  • From Tuesday to Friday

    From 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM From 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
  • Saturday

    From 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM From 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
  • Public holidays and Sunday
    From 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday
  • From Jul 01 to Aug 31
  • From Monday to Saturday

    From 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM From 05:00 PM to 08:30 PM

Prices

  • General: €3
  • Reduced: €1,50

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