Founded in 1884 by politician and writer Victor Balaguer i Cirera, the original nucleus of the Balaguer Library-Museum consists of the books and artworks that he gathered throughout his life, alongside the many donations received from prominent personalities. The museums’ art collection consists of over eight thousand pieces. In the permanent collection special attention is paid to the examples of art of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the quality of which led to the museum becoming a section of the National Museum of Art of Catalonia.
|Venue name:||Biblioteca-Museu Víctor Balaguer||Contact:|
Avinguda de Víctor Balaguer, s/n
Vilanova i la Geltrú (Garraf)
|Opening hours:||Open 10am to 2pm from Tuesday to Friday and 11am to 2pm on Sundays and public holidays.|
|Price:||Admission: €3. Concessionary admission: €1.5|