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New online resources on our website

The range of online resources that we offer from our website is constantly growing. Thus, for some weeks now you can consult online new documentary collections of the Historical Archive of the City of Badalona (AHBDN). Specifically, you can consult and download for free several series of the collection of the Town Hall of Badalona […]

The visits to the factory of Anís del Mono are back

From this September onwards, we restart the guided tours to the factory of Anís del Mono every third Sunday of the month at different schedules. Tickets for this activity, as well as for other scheduled visits, can be purchased directly on our website. In the following link you will find the information on the programmed […]

Cycle of lectures about the figure of Pedro Rovira

We begin the autumn program of activities at the Museum with a series of lectures dedicated to the Badalona seamstress Pedro Rovira, as a complement to the exhibition Pedro Rovira, 1921-1978 with which the Museum commemorates the centenary of the birth of this great creator and vindicates his contribution to the history of fashion. The […]

43 years since the death of Pedro Rovira

On a day like today in 1978, Pere Rovira died at the age of 57. A heart attack ended the career of this internationally renowned Badalona seamstress, who left behind a large collection of designs as a testament to his undisputed talent. An important example of the originality and modernity of his proposals can be […]

Badalona. A city that has changed

We present you a few photos of Badalona, of a Badalona that has changed a lot, right now that it is about to start the month of August, during which many people leave the city to go and discover new places, to recover spaces of childhood or youthfulness or simply to be in a different […]

A Saint James of the 17th century

This fragment of a ceramic relief, molded by pressure, represents the apostle Saint James, dressed as a pilgrim, and was recovered during the excavations on the site of L’Estrella, in the neighborhood of Coll i Pujol in Badalona, in 2019. The figure of this saint was much revered throughout Europe, since the twelfth century, when […]

A dress of the popular singer Encarnita Polo is incorporated into the exhibition about the couturier Pere Rovira

The success of the public and the dissemination that the exhibition Pedro Rovira, 1921-1978 is having in all the media has borne fruit. Recently, the Spanish singer and actress Encarnita Polo (Seville 1939) contacted the curators of the exhibition in order to donate to the Fundació Antoni de Montpalau a dress from her private collection, […]