13 Sights in Terrassa, Spain (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Terrassa, Spain. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 13 sights are available in Terrassa, Spain.

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1. Teatre Principal

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The Rincipal Grand Theatre in L Cuo Mountain is a theater-style building, whose origin can be traced back to 1866, providing a stage for the industrial bourgeoisie in the city. The current building is located at No.1 in Aragar Square. 2, a work of the 1911 Reformation, by Nric Atan and Rancesc Uardia, son-in-law of Luis Omenech and Ontaner, who collaborated in the construction of Usica Atalana. It opened on December 15, 1911 and performed with Insha's opera. In 1916, it was transformed from OSEP Aria into an eye and a hot spot, which removed the modernist decoration on the facade. The building is listed in the city's historical and cultural heritage list.

Wikipedia: Teatre Principal (Terrassa) (CA)

2. Torre del Palau

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The Palace Tower is the only vestige of the Palace Castle of Terrassa, which at its peak extended its domains from the Llobregat to the Ripoll and from Sant Cugat del Vallès to the Pla de Bages. Pere de Fizes and Pere Francesc de Montanyans were castlans at different times. The master tower, which was a prison until well into the nineteenth century, was the only structure that remained standing when in 1891 the last owner of the castle decided to demolish what was left of the building. First documented in 1016, it was ceded to the municipality in 1994 and is currently one of the sections of the Terrassa Museum; there are arranged guided tours.

Wikipedia: Torre del Palau (Terrassa) (CA)

3. Vapor Aymerich, Amat i Jover

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The Vapor Aymerich, Amat i Jover is an old textile factory located on the Rambla d'Ègara in Terrassa, built between 1907 and 1908, which currently houses the Museu de la Ciència i de la Tècnica de Catalunya. Designed by the architect Lluís Muncunill, it is considered the most important modernist industrial building in Catalonia and was declared a Cultural Asset of National Interest (BCIN), in the category of Historical Monument, by the Government of the Generalitat de Catalunya on June 4, 2019. The name steam comes from the use of the steam engine as a driving force.

Wikipedia: Vapor Aymerich, Amat i Jover (CA)

4. Ajuntament de Terrassa

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Misunion is a new ancient building and the seat of the city council. Sta is on Ontserrat's backpack, numbered. 14-20, and it was Uncle Louis's work from 1900-1902, built in the house with the sun in place of the old villa, which was the wrong yard in his later headquarters, together with the present in front of the same generation, 13th. It is one of the earliest terrace works by municipal architects at that time, and it follows the medieval historical trend of thought that later led it to modernism.

Wikipedia: Ajuntament de Terrassa (CA)

5. Sala Muncunill

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The Sala Muncunill is an exhibition hall in Terrassa, located in Plaza de Didó núm. 3, next to Rasa Street. This is the block or dyeing room of the old Vapor Amat, also known as Ca l'Izard, a factory complex of the last third of the nineteenth century, remodelled in 1921 by the modernist architect Lluís Muncunill i Parellada, who built the nave that is currently preserved and in whose honor the new exhibition space inaugurated by the City Council in 1982 was named, once the factory is demolished.

Wikipedia: Sala Muncunill (CA)

6. Sant Cristòfol de Ca n'Anglada

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Sant Cristòfol is a Romanesque chapel in the Ca n'Anglada neighborhood, in the city of Terrassa, protected as a cultural asset of local interest. It is located next to the farmhouse of Ca n'Anglada, within the neighborhood to which it has given its name. Although there is no direct documentation about the chapel, it is mentioned from the middle of the eleventh century. Due to its characteristics, it seems likely that its origin can be traced towards this period.

Wikipedia: Sant Cristòfol de Ca n'Anglada (CA)

7. Museu Tèxtil

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The Textile Museum and Documentation Centre is a museum institution located in Terrassa, a city with an important textile tradition. Managed by a consortium consisting of Terrassa Town Council and Diputació de Barcelona, it presents a panoramic view of the different styles and techniques used all over the world in fabric making throughout history. It is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Wikipedia: Textile Museum and Documentation Centre (EN)

8. Castell Cartoixa de Vallparadís

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The Carthusian castle of Vallparadís is an old building in Terrassa, located next to the Vallparadís stream. Since 1959 it has been the main section of the six that currently make up the Terrassa Museum. It is accessed through Vallparadís Park and Salmerón Street. In this same street, a few meters above, is the Center of Documentation and Textile Museum, managed by the Diputació de Barcelona.

Wikipedia: Castell cartoixa de Vallparadís (CA)

9. Museu Nacional de la Ciència i de la Tècnica de Catalunya

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The National Museum of Science and Technology of Catalonia, also known by the acronym MNACTEC, is a museum whose mission is to promote knowledge of scientific, technical and industrial culture and, at the same time, preserve, study and show the evolution of scientific and technical advances in Catalonia, paying special attention to its industrial application and its social impact.

Wikipedia: Museu de la Ciència i de la Tècnica de Catalunya (CA)

10. Parc de Desinfecció

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The Disinfection Park is a modernist building, the work of the architect Josep Maria Coll i Bacardí, built around 1915. It is located in the municipality of Terrassa – in the Plaça de l'Arquitecte Coll i Bacardí, next to the Olesa road –, in the Roc Blanc neighborhood, where it is protected as a cultural asset of local interest.

Wikipedia: Parc de Desinfecció (CA)

11. Institut Industrial

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The Magatzem Freixa, or Magatzem Pasqual Sala, is a building in the center of Terrassa, protected as a cultural asset of local interest. It has traditionally housed the Industrial Institute of Terrassa, the name by which it is popularly known, and is currently the headquarters of CECOT, the terrassa employers' association.

Wikipedia: Magatzem Freixa (CA)

12. Parc de Vallparadís

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Vallparadís Park is the central park of Terrassa. It comprises the valley of the Torrents of Vallparadís and Monner and crosses the city from north to south. With an area of 395,500 m² including the Parc del Nord, it is one of the largest urban parks in Catalonia.

Wikipedia: Parc de Vallparadís (CA)

13. Antic Ajuntament de Terrassa

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The Old Town Hall of Terrassa is a neoclassical building in the Centre of Terrassa, protected as a cultural asset of local interest. The property is located on the corner between Raval de Montserrat and Cremat street.

Wikipedia: Antic Ajuntament de Terrassa (CA)

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