Girona Art Museum | Cultural Heritage. Goverment of Catalonia.
Girona Art Museum A demonstration of the artistic wealth of the area

The Girona Art Museum, founded in 1976, could not have chosen a better setting than the Episcopal Palace, from the 12th and 16th centuries, to host its collection. The museum has the third most important collection of Romanesque and Gothic art in Catalonia. The jewel in the crown is the portable altar from the monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes, made of stone and wood covered with silver.

Notable also from the medieval collection is the polychrome Romanesque beam from the Monastery of Sant Miquel de Cruïlles, one of the few preserved in Europe. Or the Virgin of Besalú, considered one of the best Gothic examples of its kind. Names such as Bernat Martorell and Lluís Borrassà also have presence there.

But the art collection of the Girona Art Museum goes beyond the Middle Ages. It consists of 8,500 objects that span from the Greek colonies up to the twentieth century.Specifically, this last period also has a presence in the Museum with works by Joaquim Vayreda, Santiago Rusiñol and Ramon Martí i Alsina.

Plan your visit

What can I do?

- Discover the exhibitions through the guided visits to the Museum.
- Family activities are complemented by cultural excursions to various places in Catalonia.

AccessibilityCoffee Shop / Restaurant

10 am to 7 pm (May-September)
from 10 am to 6 pm (October-April)

Sundays and public holidays:
from 10 am to 2 pm

Mondays, 1st and 6th January and 25th and 26th December

General ticket: €6 

Reduced ticket: €4 
People aged 65 or more, pensioners, the holders of the Youth Card, students with International Student Card, those possessing the large family or parent, no tourist groups of 10 or more people by appointment. If this is a group where some members are entitled to free entry can continue to enjoy this reduction

Persons under 16 years, the unemployed, the members of ICOM (International Council of Museums) and ICOMOS (International Council of Monuments), duly accredited, the members of the Association of Museum of Catalonia duly accredited, those professional tour guides, duly accredited, people of formal education teachers accredited by the management of the school in carrying out their work, the press duly accredited professionals, in the exercise of their work, have communicated in writing their visit, people with disability certificate, the host families duly accredited, groups of students (students in the educational system of the general system, from kindergarten to high school, vocational training and through special education teacher) who have reservation (except mNACTEC)


Museu d'Art de Girona
Pujada de la Catedral, 12
17004 Girona
Tel. (+34) 972203834 / (+34) 972209536

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