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Museum’s Summer Nights at the Anís del Mono

Due to the current circumstances related to COVID19 and in order to ensure the maximum safety of our visitors, we postpone the Museum Summer Nights at the Factory of Anís del Mono, which were taking place on Friday 17th and July 24th, until September. The concerts of QUARTET CALDERS and PIERRE-ARNAUD QUARTET will be scheduled […]

Archaeological intervention in Temple’s street

At the end of May, an archaeological intervention was initiated motivated by a building permit on a site on Temple’s street, in the Dalt de la Vila neighborhood. As it is a site located within the protected area as BCIN of the site of the Roman City of Baetulo, an archeological survey is being carried […]

Francesc d’Assís Guixeras and the inauguration of the City Council Plenary Hall

Francesc d’Assís Guixeras i Viñas (Badalona 1841-1888) was a politician and textile industrialist, first deputy mayor at the beginning of the Restoration (1875) and kept the town pacified during the third Carlist War (1872-1876 ). He was also mayor in 1881-1884 and 1886-1887 and during his tenure several improvements were made, such as the extension […]

Enjoy the European Archeology Days with us

This year we want to live more intensely than ever – despite the obvious limitations imposed by the situation – the three days of the European Archeology Days (June 19th, 20th and 21st). We will do this with different proposals that we hope will be of interest to you. On one hand, during the three […]

May the earth be light to you

On Tuesday, June 17th, in the morning, our friend and colleague Joan Cueto, a member of the Group of Historical Reconstruction and a collaborator of the Museum, left us. These months death has hit us very closely and they have been very difficult. Joan was a good man, kind, generous and mischievous. We will miss […]

The book Badalona desconeguda for sale at the Museum

The publishing house Efadós has recently published the book Badalona desconeguda, by Margarida Abras and M. Dolors Nieto, which you can now purchase in the Museum store. The book, which has inspired the exhibition of the same name that can be seen on the Museum until September 6th, offers a photographic tour of some areas […]

Live the European Archeology Days with us!

From the Museum of Badalona we join the celebration of the European Archeology Days, which will take place on 19th, 20th and 21st June. This initiative, in which many Catalan museums and sites will take part, has been successfully held in France for ten years, under the auspices of the INRAP (National Institute for Preventive […]

New exhibition of photographs in the Museum

From Tuesday 16th June you can see the exhibition Badalona unknown on the ground floor of the Museum. The exhibition includes a set of photographs taken between the last quarter of the 19th century and the last quarter of the 20th: one hundred years of intense changes for Badalona, a town that, during this period, […]