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A well maintained little tower which is very interesting, with information on local legends of days... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
AllWhoWander2016
From coastal defense tower to a work of art.

"La Torre Blava" (the Blue Tower) is a fascinating little place, but it is not that easy to visit... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Berni_Barbablanca
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Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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6 Nov 2018
“From coastal defense tower to a work of art.”
26 Nov 2017
“Art Museum”
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The tower of Ribes Roges was built in the last third of the 19th century as a defensive element to protect the Maritime Quarter from potential attack, by sea or by land, of the troops of Carlists or bandits, and is the only survivor of the three...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Passeig de Ribes Roges, s/n, 08800 Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

"La Torre Blava" (the Blue Tower) is a fascinating little place, but it is not that easy to visit. It is only open in summer on Sundays from 6pm to 9pm. Then sporadically at other times of the year (Easter weekend, for example.) However, guided...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

You have to take you changes on this museum. It’s very rarely open. No reasons given why. It’s a short walk from the bottom of the Rambla at the port area. I would allow no more than half hour for the visit as it is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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TorreBlavaGuinovart, Departamento de Comunicación at Torre Blava - Espai Guinovart, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you! The Torre Blava opens during the summer and some few days along the year because of its location on the promenade, which has more activity during the summer months. Hope you enjoyed the history inside the Torre Blava ;)

Reviewed 26 February 2017

A well maintained little tower which is very interesting, with information on local legends of days gone by.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank AllWhoWander2016
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Its a very interesting part of the rambla and is well preserved and clean with a great view of the rambla

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 12 October 2013

A visit to this little tower is very interesting, because it gives you an art experience, a bit of local history, a bit of local legends and a very nice view from the roof at the same time. Of course it's best if you speak...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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