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Christmas Schedule – 2022

During the Christmas holidays, the Museum will be closed on Saturday 24th afternoon, Sunday 25th all day, Monday 26th, Saturday 31st afternoon, Sunday 1st and Friday 6th January, all day. The Christmas holidays will also affect the opening hours of the City Historical Archive, which will remain closed on December 27th and 28th.  

Do you know where this image is from?

Last month, Mr. Miquel Domingo López gave a total of 11 stereoscopic photographic plates to the Image Archive of the Museum of Badalona. The photographs had been made by his father, and included several views of the city and its surroundings. Once digitized, we found this one which offers a not well-known view of what […]

In memory of Joan Costa Solà-Segalés

Last November 24th, the communicologist and designer from Badalona Joan Costa Solà-Segalés (1926-2022) died. Considered one of the world’s leading researchers in communication, signaling, schematics and scientigraphy, alongside personalities such as Gillo Dorfles, Angelo Schwartz, Vilém Flusser, Umberto Eco, Luc Janizevski, Elisabeth Rohmer, Victor Schwach or Abraham Moles, Costa Solà-Segalés also had a brief career […]

The 2023 calendar is now on sale in the Museum shop

You can now purchase the 2023 calendar of old photographs of the city of Badalona, published by Efadós, in the Museum shop. The edition, in which the Museum collaborates, brings together some of the images collected on the occasion of the publication of the book L’Abans de Badalona. Recull gràfic 1888-1965, as well as different […]

Presentation of the book Ciudades Romanas de Hispania which includes a chapter about Baetulo

Today, Thursday, November 24th, the Spanish School of History and Archeology in Rome-CSIC presents the publication Ciudades Romanas de Hispania, published in two volumes by the publishing house Erma di Bretschneider, in its collection of Ancient History, Series archaeological The work, edited by Trinidad Nogales Basarrate, includes a chapter dedicated to the Roman city of […]

Donation of the photographic collection of Josep M. Bendicho to the Museum

Last Thursday, November 10th, the Museum hosted the donation ceremony for the photograph collection of the photographer Josep M. Bendicho Esteban (1969-2016). The event, which was attended by the Vice President of the Museum, Anna M. Lara, included the intervention of Ceci Fímia, photographer and friend of Josep M. Bendicho who has classified his photographs, […]

Donations of pieces and photographs from the year 2022

The Museum periodically incorporates numerous donations from people, entities and institutions linked to Badalona into its collections. The objects and documents are registered, classified and documented according to their nature and characteristics, and are placed in the Museum’s reserve rooms, where they are kept in the appropriate conditions for their conservation. They can also be […]

MAY THE EARTH BE LIGHT ON YOU (Sit Tibi Terra Levis)

Now that the celebrations of All Saints’ Day and Day of the Dead (November 2ND) are approaching, we want to share with you some curiosities about the epitaphs with which the ancient Romans marked the graves of their loved ones. Sit Tibi Terra Levis (STTL), “may the earth be light on you”, is undoubtedly one […]

The Museum hosts the III Roman Archeology Colloquium

Tomorrow, Wednesday, October 19th, the Museum hosts the III Colloquium of Roman Archeology dedicated to Wine in Antiquity begins and will last until Friday, October 21st. The meeting, which will bring together a hundred specialists from Spain, France, Italy or Portugal, will allow us to know about the latest developments and exchange methods, experiences and […]