Calella, certified in FAMILY TOURISM, SPORTS TOURISM and CYCLING TOURISM, which hosts a large number of sporting and cultural events, and somewhere to enjoy the nice beach and shopping at the  mall in the center of town.

Calella receives this recognition for being a good example of how the sport is a tool for health, social cohesion, education and respect, values promoted by the association ACES.

Cultural Sights


Calella is the first city in the world to have a museum dedicated to tourism. The visit to the museum offers a walk through the history of tourism, since the routes of early travelers and explorers to the present. In addition, through the journey through the different spaces, visitors will share in an emotional approach to all that the trip is about the discovery of new ways of doing and thinking and enrichment which is the act of traveling. Come in and start enjoying it ...!

Museu Arxiu Municipal Josep Mª Codina i Bagué

The Josep M. Codina i Bagué Municipal Archives and Museum, in the historic centre of this town, is a multidisciplinary local museum that also researches, conserves and disseminates various aspects of the town’s heritage. It is located in a large 17th century manor house, with a spacious courtyard that connects it to the town archives, that are housed in a new building on Carrer de Bartrina. The museum covers a surface area of 1,145 m2.

Picasso in the Maresme, in the Palau Fundation

The Picasso Room in the Palau Fundation, is a permanent exhibition showing a variety of works by Picasso spanning his early days as a painter when studying at Llotja to works from the last years of his life. Of course, this collection is the most valuable in the Foundation’s possession given that Picasso is, in the words of Palau i Fabre, “the greatest that's ever lived”.

Modernisme in the Maresme

Along this nearby coastline north of Barcelona, and particularly in villages such as Canet de mar, Mataró and Argentona, we can find some of the most remarkable Modernista buildings created by several talented architects, especially by two of the leading figures of Catalan Art Nouveau: Lluís Domènech i Montaner and Josep Puig i Cadafalch.

Ceramic Museum of Argentona

To discover and enjoy the history of ceramic art in the area.

Arenys de Mar Museum: Bobbin lace and minerals

Interesting exhibitions of bobbin lace and different minerals

Museum of the peasantry

Family Visit this new interpretation of the Maresme area! Located in a privileged environment, the museum houses the peasantry Can Recó uses new technology to meet the transformation of the landscape, rural architecture, life in the countryside and the present and the future of agriculture in the Maresme.


Come and meet some genuine wineries which prepares one of the best Catalan cava (champagne)


The Dalí Theatre-Museum, the largest surrealistic object in the world, occupies the building of the former Municipal Theatre, a 19th century construction which was destroyed at the end of the Spanish Civil War. On its ruins, Dalí decided to create his museum.


Interesting way to know the phenomena of witchcraft and banditry in the context of the Baroque era in a specific space, forests of Montseny, Guilleries and Lluçanès.
It consists of rural routes for hiking and biking and the five populations related events are held the same topics as:
-Witches Fair in Sant Feliu Sasserra
-Bandit Summer and witches dancing in Viladrau
-The Bewitched and retourn of Serrallonga!in Sant Hilari Sacalm
-Rocaguinarda Fair in Olost
-Witches and bandits Fair in Arbúcies.