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Palau Solterra, Torroella de Montgrí

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Palau Solterra is the Fundació Vila Casas Museum of Contemporary Photography (National and International) located in the town of Torroella de Montgrí in the Empordà region of Catalonia. It was opened in 2000.  There are presently approximately 200 contemporary photographs on display by artists from around the world.

Palau Solterra is a 15th century palace that was the ancestral home of the Counts of Torroella de Montgrí. As well as the permanent collection, temporary exhibitions and a cycle of conferences on history and humanities are held annually.

Plan your visit / Information of interest

Opening hours

From January 14th to November 19th:

Saturday: from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm and from 4.30 pm to 8.30 am.
Sundays and public holidays: from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm.

Easter: April 6th and 8th from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm and from 4.30 pm to 8.30 pm, April 7th from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm.



From June 15th to September 15th:

From Tuesday to Sunday and public holidays: 5.00 pm to 9.00 pm.

June 23th: 17.00 a 19.00 pm.

Due to the Fringe Festival, the temporary exhibitions will not be open to the public on 15 and 16 July.


Access to the Museum until 30 minutes before closing time


Mondays (closed on Tuesday if Monday is a public holiday).

Easter: April 9th and 10th.

September 11th.

From November 19th,  to January 12th, 2024.

Admission (per person)

2€* Reduced
Consult our online shop to view discounted groups
* Reduced admission for groups of at least fifteen people

Visitors who show a valid card confirming certain conditions or a membership to some entities have de possibility to purchase the reduced entrance ticket.

Visitors> 65 years
Students < 25 years
Carnet Jove
La Vanguardia Subscribers
TR3SC (+1 companion)
Amics dels Museus de Catalunya
PAAC – Plataforma Assembleària d’Artistes de Catalunya
Galeria d’Art El Claustre
Òmnium Cultural
Fundació Ciutat Invisible
Associació Museòlegs de Catalunya

*Less than 12 years old, free entrance. 

How to find us

Palau Solterra is in the centre of Torroella de Montgrí (Girona), 20 minutes from Palafrugell.
Getting there from Barcelona:

By road: (1h30 approx)
By coach: Sarfa

C/ de l'Església, 10. 17257 Torroella de Montgrí (Girona)

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