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La Rambla

One of the most iconic urban areas in Figueres. This tree-lined avenue that’s lively at all times of the day becomes a privileged setting for fairs, festivals and cultural events throughout the year.

Historical and commercial centre

Beside the Rambla there’s a large outdoor commercial area that encompasses the streets with the most history in the city. It’s ideal for finding everything you need, strolling around and finding its squares, nooks and...

Dalí Theatre-Museum

The Dalí Theatre-Museum is a pole of attraction for thousands of visitors throughout the year. It was built upon Salvador Dalí’s express wishes on the remains of the old Municipal Theatre of his home town...

Sant Ferran castle

Due to its vast surface area (32 hectares) and its long perimeter (3,120 metres), it’s the largest modern fortress (from the 18th century) in Europe.. Its sophisticated construction techniques applied to the military engineering of...

Toy Museum of Catalonia

It’s regarded as the third most important toy museum in the world. Its three floors display games and toys from around the world that can enable children to play, enjoy unique experiences, dream and keep...

Dalí Route

We propose a tour of the most singular places in Figueres linked to the artist Salvador Dalí i Domènech. It’s a two-way route (following the ants on the tiles indicating the path) that goes through...

Market

On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, between the age-old Plaça del Gra and the avant-garde Plaça Catalunya, allow yourself to be seduced by the smells and colours of the 0-km products of Figueres Market, a veritable...

Dalí’s childhood

The Toy Museum of Catalonia contains a section devoted to the childhood and adolescence of Salvador Dalí, with photos of the family, his school studies, his first exhibitions, etc. The most outstanding piece is Don...

Dalí Jewels

A space that complements the Theatre-Museum and exhibits more than forty jewels designed by Dalí, comprising a unique ensemble. Gold, platinum, gemstones, pearls and corals carefully selected by Dalí come together to shape the artist’s...

Dalí in the urban space

The fact that Figueres is a dalian city is reflected in the numerous sculptures inspired by the artist that are scattered all around it: “Portrait of Dalí” in the lower square of the Rambla, the...

Dalian spaces

Dalí spent a large part of his life in Figueres, particularly the early and final years; he was baptised and his funeral was held in the Church of Sant Pere and he frequented restaurants such...

Dalí’s family home

Salvador Dalí Domènech was born here on 11th May 1904. The Dalí family lived on the mezzanine floor of this property located in Carrer de Monturiol, number 6 (nowadays number 20) and his father had...

The water cathedral

Find out more about the history and nooks and crannies of Sant Ferran castle with a guided tour that takes you to the moat in a jeep, to the giant underground tank in an inflatable...

Empordà Museum

It proposes a journey through the history of the art of the Empordà and Catalonia over the last two centuries, from the realistic landscapes and surrealism to the latest trends. At the same time it...

Technology Museum

It brings together a private collection with more than 3,000 mechanical objects from around the world that explain the technological transformations of the 19th and part of the 20th centuries. A museum to jog the...

Tourist Friendly Shops

The shops of Figueres are also the city’s ambassadors for visitors. In partnership with the Tourist Information Office, the shops taking part in this initiative offer basic tourist assistance to the visitors who go in...

Shopping centre

Beside the Rambla there’s a large outdoor commercial area that encompasses the streets with the most history in the city. It’s ideal for finding everything you need as you stroll around in a pleasant and...

Toy Festival

This is a collectible toy fair where you can find trains, dolls, puzzles, puppets, comics and all kinds of toys from our and other European countries. Come and find, buy, sell or swap toys which,...

Brunyol Fair

This fair is held every year on Sant Josep’s Day (around 19th March) to enable you to lick your fingers as you enjoy the brunyols (fritters) of the Empordà. You’ll find stalls where you can...

Second-Hand Vehicle Fair

Each year this fair brings together thousands of visitors from all over Catalonia and the south of France. The city’s dealers exhibit and sell vehicles of all makes at special prices. 

Flea market

The fair for sellers of second-hand items and collectors is held every third Saturday of the month. The Rambla is packed with antiques and curiosities of all kinds, ranging from furniture and household items to...

Empordà Wine Show

The Empordà Wine Show is held on the Rambla each year. This is a top-tier event for the promotion of DO Empordà wines and the county as a destination for wine tourists. It’s a meeting...

Fairs and the Santa Creu Festival

The local festival is held in Figueres on 3rd May (the day of Santa Creu). Each day throughout a week different fairs fills the city’s streets and squares with life. There’s something for all ages...

Festival es MOU Festival

Figueres es MOU (Figueres Moves) is a dance and movement festival. Each year it brings together domestic and international artists to put on dance performances in the city’s squares and theatres. Its goal is to...

Jazz Festival

The Jazz Festival, organised by local entities, schedules different styles with the aim of satisfying all kinds of audiences. It seeks to introduce jazz to the people and the city and turns some areas of...

Comic Festival

A proposal for all theatre-goers who are looking for fun, tears and stomachache due to laughing so much. It’s a showcase open to the world of clowns, jesters and mime and other more unclassifiable artists....

Acústica Festival

Each year this music festival puts on about thirty performances that occupy different urban spaces in the historical and commercial centre of the city. It has become a benchmark festival in the Catalan music scene,...

Discover Empordà region

L’Empordà has the sea and mountains; explore the three natural parks that surround Figueres. The county also has a millennial cultural heritage waiting to be discovered, from the first Greek colony on the mainland to...

Sant Pere opens its doors for us

Discover the secrets and different parts of one of the oldest buildings in Figueres, the Church of Sant Pere, around which the mediaeval town was created. It’s been the setting for significant historical events, such...

Entramuntanades. Alt Empordà women who have made history

We (re)-discover and pay tribute to creative women in the fields of Science and Arts who have left their mark on the lands of the Empordà and beyond. From the woman who was born to...

Dalí Route

We propose a tour of the most singular places in Figueres linked to the artist Salvador Dalí i Domènech. We’ll explore the settings of his life, such as his family home, the church where he...

Discover Figueres

We invite you to go on a guided tour of the historical centre of Figueres. Discover the history and secrets of the most emblematic places in the city: the Rambla, the mediaeval church of Sant...

Heritage Route of the Historical Centre

Stroll around the centre of Figueres and discover the most iconic and historical parts of the city. You’ll find charming squares full of secrets and vestiges of the past, as well as noble and unique...

Hiking

Figueres is connected to the territory via different routes, including the Itinnerània path network, the Way of Saint James, which crosses the region from La Jonquera to Girona, and the path along the Manol river....

Cycle tourism

There are several routes that connect the city with the territory, such as the Figueres-Roses cycle tourism axis, the Way of Saint James (from La Jonquera to Girona) and the Bicitranscat project currently undergoing implementation...

Swimming pool

Figueres has a complex that consists of two indoor municipal swimming pools, one 25 m long and another small (16.6 m x 6 m), 1 m deep. Right next door is the outdoor pool, a...

Athletics

The Albert Gurt Stadium in Figueres has a 400-metre athletics track with 6 lanes, 2 long jump areas, 1 high jump area, 1 pole vault area, 1 shot putt area and a football pitch.

Skatepark

Figueres has one of the largest skateparks in Catalonia, 700 square metres in size. Located in Avinguda Maria Àngels Anglada, s/n, the project was designed in partnership with the city’s users. It is a meeting...

Tennis

The Alt Empordà Tennis Club sports complex, located at Pujada del Castell, 53, has three tennis courts with synthetic flooring approved by the Catalan Tennis Federation The courts are separated from each other, which means...

Top Climb Figueres

800 square meter sports complex with climbing wall, boulder area and specific training fields, technical climbing area, other complementary equipment and ancillary services.

Playgrounds and play areas

The Forest Park constitutes the lungs of Figueres; covering more than 44,000 m2 it’s the largest green area in the city and it boasts important botanical diversity, as well as a picnic zone and two...

DO Empordà wine

There are a wide range of Empordà wines. The red wines are of high quality, full-bodied, well-constituted and harmonious, sometimes with the nuance of a careful ageing process. The white wines are often made with...

PDO Empordà oil

The quality and uniqueness of Empordà oil are guaranteed by the specific varieties in the area. Its taste and sensations change, depending on which of them the oil is produced with, from the delicate balance...

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