Hotel Figueres

Museu de l'Empordà (Museum of the Empordà Region)
The city of Figueres

Figueres in Gerona is one of the most visited cities of Spain. Tourists from all over the world are attracted by traditional food, mild weather, festive atmosphere, art and culture of this unique area of ​Costa Brava.

Figueres offers a large variety of options for undertaking leisure and enjoyment activities, so if you are a fan of cultural tourism, this will be a great destination for you.

In Figueres you can visit the Museum of Emporda (also known as the Museum Figueres). Opened in 1946 and remodeled in 1971 to achieve the look it has today, the Figueres Museum has one of the most important collections in the region.

The Figueres Museum is dedicated to archeology and art history being renowned for its outstanding collections that resulted in enormous donations of Emporda’s elder statesmen and in deposits of the Prado Museum.

Archaeology (italics carmic, Iberian and Attic, funeral regalia, etc.); paintings and sculptures from XIX and XX centuries (including Casanovas, Sunyer, Sorolla, Mir, etc.); medieval sculpture from the Prado Museum and Art ampurdanés (Dali, Vallès, Blanquet, Reig, etc.) are amongst the permanent exhibitions that you can see in the Figueres Museum.

But the visit does not end here. In Emporda Museum you can enjoy the reading of their collections which is publicly available. And if you are lucky, you can witness its temporary exhibitions, as well as activities aimed at communicating and preservation of cultural heritage, of both Figueres and Gerona. Subsequently, you will spend a pleasant time experiencing and reflecting on contemporary art.

If you are looking for a hotel near the Museum of Emporda with quality services at a very affordable price, our Sidorme Figueres Hotel is the perfect hotel. Enjoy the art of having overflowing Figueres steps. You will wish to come back.

Address: Rambla, 2

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