Vilafranca del Penedès


The capital of the Alt Penedès, Vilafranca is one of the most important medium-sized towns in Catalonia, due to its strategic location. It has known how to combine its mediaeval nobility with new tendencies, and has become a modern shopping, cultural and services centre, in which the wine culture is present in all kinds of manifestations: architecture, industry and cultural activities.

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    Main attractions

    The Castle of the Holy Cross is a fortified area from the medieval period, first documented in 1037
    Sant Martí Sarroca’s medieval church and castle are regarded as an historic and artistic site of national interest.
    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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    Vilafranca del Penedès
    1st - 3rd July
    15th of June to 21st July 2022

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