Museu del Suro

The museum occupies part of the old Can Mario cork factory, a fine Modernista-style industrial complex. The cork stopper manufacturing process is shown here. It is interesting to see the rudimentary tools used to wash, cut and mark the sheets of cork.

Useful information

Address:

Plaça Can Mario, 17200 Palafrugell

Phone:

+34 972 30 78 25

Price:

3 € (-25 years old 1.50 €)

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: Mon-Sat 10am-2pm, 5pm-8.30pm, Sun 10am-2pm; rest of year: Tue-Fri 10am-1pm, 4pm-7pm, Sat 10am-2pm, 5pm-8pm, Sun and Bank Hols 10am-2pm - closed Mon, 1 and 6 Jan, 25-26 Dec

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