The Igualada and L’Anoia Regional Leather Museum occupies two iconic buildings of the industrial revolution in Igualada, which was based mainly on wool and leather manufacturing: Cal Boyer and the former Cal Granotes tannery.
The collection at the Igualada and L’Anoia Regional Leather Museum may be classified into two distinct parts:
One consisting of the Museum’s permanent exhibition and displaying objects that may be seen during the visit; and the other comprising items held in reserve that may be displayed in temporary exhibitions or else studied in research projects.
Single admission: €4.00
Reduced rate admission: €2.00
FGC combined rail ticket:
Leather Museum (Cal Boyer Building)
From Tuesday to Friday: From 10 to 14 h
Thursday and Friday afternoons: From 16 to 18.30 h (temporary exhibitions until 20 h) / July and August closed.
Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays: From 11 to 14 h
Cal Granotes Tannery (Starting point: Cal BoyerBuilding)
From Tuesday to Sunday and Public Holidays: From 12 to 14 h
Thursday and Friday afternoons: From 17 to 18.30 h / July and August closed
Closed on the following days
Every Monday; 1st, 5th (afternoon) and 6th of January; Easter Tuesday; 24th, 25th, 26th and 31st of December.
The Festival House remains closed throughout August.
- The Museum is located at the heart of the Rec district in Igualada, 400 m from the Town Centre (plaça de l’Ajuntament)
- Car Park. Free parking available at a short distance from the Museum (200 m), at the intersection of the carrer Sant Faust and the carrer del Rec.
- Hispano Igualadina. Regular coach service: http://www.igualadina.com/
- Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya. A return ticket including entrance fee to both the Leather Museum and the Museu del Traginer (Muleteers’ Museum) is available with this train service: http://turistren.cat/index.php/fitxa/igualada-museus/