Sant Martí Sarroca


At its origins in mediaeval times, Sant Martí took shape around the castle and the church, on land that was a frontier between the Moors and the Christians. Today it lies nearby, on a plain where in prehistoric times a large lake existed, and the La Roca hill was joined to the mountains until great earthquakes caused it to fall away to open up a path for the Pontons riera (seasonal river) and caused the lake to disappear.



    Main attractions

    Sant Martí Sarroca’s medieval church and castle are regarded as an historic and artistic site of national interest.
    The Castle of the Holy Cross is a fortified area from the medieval period, first documented in 1037
    Interactive space with audiovisual resources where we explain the town's history, Fil.loxera and Cava.
    The Museum is located in the original installations of the steam locomotive depot of Vilanova i la Geltrú, some railway constructions done between the

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