Argentona
in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
41.553 and 2.401 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 41° 33' 12" and E 2° 24' 4"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:34 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:04 am and 8:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tupuangi
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Argentona

Argentona in Barcelona (Catalonia) with it's 11,633 habitants is a city located in Spain about 328 mi (or 528 km) east of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Current time in Argentona is now 10:34 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports closer to Argentona, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Spain is Sabadell Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 25 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Spain is Works of Antoni Gaudí in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), South-West. We saw 8 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mataro, Orrius, Premia de Mar, Llinars del Valles and Vallromanes. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1020.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

29°C (84 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

30°C (87 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

URH Ciutat de Mataro

Address
2,4 mi
Cami Ral 648
08302 Mataró
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Atenea Port Barcelona Mataró

Address
2,7 mi
Passeig Maritim 324
08301 Mataro
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 22:00 - Checkin: 00:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sorli Emocions

Address
3,8 mi
Calle Lluis Jorda Cardona 2
08339 Vilassar de Dalt
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


New Hotel Colón

Address
2,7 mi
Calle Colon 6
08301 Mataro
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Isla Cristina Mataro Hostal

Address
1,5 mi
Plaça Isla Cristina 1
08303 Mataró
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ibis Barcelona Mataro

Address
2,4 mi
Carrer de Tordera 2 HB004417
08302 MATARO
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hostal Cal Music

Address
4,0 mi
Cami de la Font, 24
08338 Premia de Dalt
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Can Casadella

Address
4,2 mi
Carretera De La Cisa 53
08338 Premia de Dalt
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Vila de Premià

Address
5,0 mi
Cami Ral, 69
08330 Premià de Mar
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Torino

Address
6,5 mi
Calle C/ Pere Grau, 21
08320 Masnou
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Gegants d'Argentona ballant - Gegant del Dr. Gonçal Calvo

Published: August 09, 2010
Length: 50:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Xavier Calvo

La comitiva de gegants d'Argentona baixant per la "pared de les mentides" cap a la font de Sant Domingo, el dia de la Festa Major. 4 d'Agost de 2010.


Diables d'Argentona. Repicatronada 2014

Published: August 06, 2014
Length: 48:06 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Startecnia Fireworks

Diables de Argentona. Repicatronada 2014. Fiesta Mayor de Argentona. Reportaje y fotos: http://www.startecnia.com/reportajes/Diables_de_Argentona_Repicatronada_2014.htm.


Burriac Xtrem Argentona 2014

Published: December 08, 2014
Length: 38:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Televisió Argentona


7a Mostra de Bestiari de Foc Argentona 2015

Published: January 11, 2015
Length: 27:48 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: José María García

Bestiari de Foc Argentona 2015.


Segon Programa Festa Major Argentona 2014

Published: August 11, 2014
Length: 34:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Televisió Argentona

Segona edició del programa especial realitzat per la Festa Major d'Argentona i la Fira internacional de Ceràmica i Terrissa. Presentat per: Clara Soteras i Roger Torres. 4 d'agost de 2014....


ARGENTONA 1966

Published: September 06, 2012
Length: 42:32 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: JOANCARLESRUZ

Pelicula de 8 mm. en color, filmada por Francisco Ruz Torres de Mataró Filmación realizada en el Domingo de Corpus, en el mes de Abril de 1966. Se puede contemplar las tradicionales alfombras...


Repicatronada. Diables de Argentona 2013.

Published: August 06, 2013
Length: 09:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Startecnia Fireworks

Diables d'Argentona. Fiesta Mayor 2013. Repicatronada.


Salida Burriac Xtrem Argentona 25k 2014

Published: November 23, 2014
Length: 08:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jesus Morales Ruiz


Ruta Cabrera de Mar- Argentona fins al Castell de Burriach, al Maresme

Published: January 14, 2015
Length: 24:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ianbdn


Bàdminton, dobles a Argentona, octubre 2012

Published: October 23, 2012
Length: 02:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vicenç Buesa

Parelles d'Argentona i de Vilanova en plena lluita en el torneig d'Argentona, l'octubre de 2012. En la primera part, coincideixen en pistes colindants Tobottom i el Desi que juguen contra una...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Maresme

Maresme is a comarca (county) located along the Catalan Mediterranean coast in Spain, between the comarques of Barcelonès (at the Southwest) and Selva (at the Northeast), and also bordering with Vallès Oriental (at the west). Its capital and largest city is Mataró (pop. 119,035 in 2007).

Located at 41.5167, 2.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Maresme, Province of Barcelona

Autovia C-60

The Autovia C-60, also known as the Autovia Mataró-Granollers is a highway in Catalonia, Spain. This is a freeway that connects Mataró (the capital of the comarca of the Maresme) and Granollers (the capital of the comarca of the Vallès Oriental). It connects junction 13 of the Autopista AP-7 with junction 13 of the Autopista Barcelona a Mataró. Although the other motorways are tolled the C-60 is free.

Located at 41.5475, 2.41222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Motorways in Catalonia

Cau del Cargol

The Cau del Cargol Shells of the World Museum is a museum containing a large private collection of shells; it is situated in Vilassar de Dalt. The collection includes over 16,000 worldwide species of mollusc shells, from marine, terretrial and freshwater habitats. The museum was created in the year 1950, when its founder Jaume Bot i Arenas (1904-1983), started to exhibit his own collection to the public. Later he expanded his collection by acquiring other people's collections.

Located at 41.5168, 2.3574 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Maresme, Museums in Catalonia, Shell museums, Natural history museums in Spain

Dosrius Castle

The Dosrius Castle is a castle situated atop a hill, some 246 m above sea level, to the north of Dosrius, in Maresme. Now only ruins, it was first documented in 1114, and is a contemporary of other castles in the area, notably Burriac Castle. Until the beginning of the 15th century it belonged to the Priory of Saint Peter of Casseres.

Located at 41.5976, 2.40369 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Catalonia

Canyamars

Canyamars one of the three villages that comprise the municipaltity of Dosrius, in the comarca of Maresme. It is situated in the base of the valley between the mountains of Corredor and Montalt.

Located at 41.6015, 2.44153 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in Spain

Santuari del Corredor

The Santuari del Corredor (Shrine of the Corredor) is a 16th century hermitage within the municipality of Dosrius, Spain. The building is dedicated to the Blessed Virgin, but takes its name from the Corredor hills in the Natural Park of El Montnegre i el Corredor. It is the annual destination of inhabitants of Canyamars who every May Day go there to celebrate the ending of an Influenza epidemic in the village in the 17th century.

Located at 41.6264, 2.48 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Catholic pilgrimage sites, Churches in Catalonia

Roman villa of Can Llauder

The Roman villa of Can Llauder is a Roman site near Mataró, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Built in the first imperial period (1st century BC) and remodeled at the beginning of the 3rd century AD, the villa had a rich decor of marble and mosaics, with traces of stucco and paint. It was owned by several wealthy owners who possibly resided in the villa with his family and their slaves. An inscription has been found linking it to Gaius Marius.

Located at 41.5313, 2.43403 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ancient Roman buildings and structures in Catalonia, Roman villas in Spain, Bienes de Interés Cultural

Llinars del Vallès

Llinars del Vallès is a municipality in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 27.7 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 9293 people.

Located at 41.6406, 2.40222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

La Roca del Vallès

La Roca del Vallès is a village in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 36.9 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 10,303 people.

Located at 41.5903, 2.32778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

Vallromanes

Vallromanes is a village in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 10.7 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 2,396 people.

Located at 41.5339, 2.30222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

Vilalba Sasserra

Vilalba Sasserra is a village in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 6 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 670 people.

Located at 41.6539, 2.44222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Province of Barcelona

Vilanova del Vallès

Vilanova del Vallès is a village in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 15.2 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 4975 people.

Located at 41.5553, 2.28639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Province of Barcelona

Argentona Water Jug Museum

The Argentona Water Jug Museum (Catalan: Museu del Càntir d'Argentona), founded in 1975, is currently located in a building which opened on 20 July 2000. The origins of the museum can be found in the Water Jug Festival, which is celebrated on 4 August every year since 1951, upholding a traditional celebration dating back to the 17th century, brought about by a ‘vow of the town' to Saint Dominic, patron saint of water, to protect Argentona from a grave pestilence.

Located at 41.5541, 2.40052 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Ceramics museums, Decorative arts museums in Spain, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia

Cardadeu Tomàs Balvey Museum-Archive

The Cardadeu Tomàs Balvey Museum-Archive (Catalan: Museu-Arxiu Tomàs Balvey), in Cardedeu, Vallès Oriental, is organised around the legacy of Tomàs Balvey i Bas (1865–1954), the last of a line of apothecaries in Cardedeu. The theme of the museum is based on the pharmacy and its pharmacist, focusing on the world of illness, remedies and health. The Museum-Archive is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network and of the Catalan Pharmacy Museum Network.

Located at 41.638, 2.35491 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Vallès Oriental, Pharmacy museums, History museums in Catalonia

Museu de la Pagesia

The Museu de la Pagesia (Rural Life Museum), in Castellbisbal, Vallès Occidental, was created to preserve and disseminate local cultural heritage associated with agricultural life. The Museum’s collection comprises homemade tools and those for use in the field, photographs and personal accounts, which create a permanent exhibition that gives an overview of traditional farming in the town, work in the field and the social structure of rural life.

Located at 41.638, 2.35491 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Buildings and structures in Vallès Occidental, Agriculture museums in Spain, Museums in Catalonia

El Masnou Municipal Nautical Museum

The El Masnou Municipal Nautical Museum (Catalan: Museu Municipal de Nàutica del Masnou) is a municipally owned museum, the backbone of which is El Masnou’s relationship with the sea. It is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, the Maritime Museums of the Catalan Coast Network and the Mediterranean Maritime Museum Association.

Located at 41.4826, 2.31467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Maritime museums in Catalonia

Mataró Museum

The Mataró Museum is a museum in Mataró, in El Maresme, with a central office in Can Serra, a fortified Renaissance building dating back to 1565. The Museum, which is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, also manages the different local heritage centres, such as the Ca l’Arenas Art Centre, part of the Mataró Museum, the Torre Llauder Archaeological Site and the El Montnegre i el Corredor Park Documentation Centre.

Located at 41.5398, 2.44525 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Local museums in Spain, Archaeological museums in Catalonia, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia

Premià de Dalt Museum

The aim of Premià de Dalt Museum is to compile, study and disseminate the rich heritage of Premià de Dalt to be found in archaeological, archival, architectural and urban elements. The museum, which is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, is based on a project to create a museum that is open, fun and participative.

Located at 41.5049, 2.34676 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, History museums in Catalonia

Premià de Mar Textile Printing Museum

The Premià de Mar Printing Museum (Catalan: Museu Municipal de l'Estampació de Premià de Mar), located in the old gas factory of the town, is a museum dedicated to explaining the history of textile printing in Premià de Mar and all of Catalonia. It is part of Science and Technology Museum of Catalonia and the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.4885, 2.35227 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Textile museums in Catalonia, Museums established in 2005, 2005 establishments in Catalonia

Sant Andreu de Llavaneres Archive Museum

The Sant Andreu de Llavaneres Archive Museum (Catalan: Museu Arxiu de Sant Andreu de Llavaneres), in Sant Andreu de Llavaneres, is located in Can Caralt, an 18th-century farmhouse converted into a manor house in the second half of the 19th century. Can Caralt also houses the municipal archives. The Museum is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.572, 2.48662 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia, Photography museums and galleries, History museums in Catalonia

Vilassar de Dalt Archive-Museum

The purpose of the Vilassar de Dalt Archive-Museum (Catalan: Museu-Arxiu de Vilassar de Dalt) is the conservation and dissemination of the archaeological, architectural, historical, natural and cultural heritage of Vilassar de Dalt and its environment. Located in the Can Banús farmhouse, records for which date back as far as the 14th century, its main collection can be broken down into four categories: archaeology, textiles, history and the historic archive.

Located at 41.5193, 2.35673 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, History museums in Catalonia, Local museums in Spain

Vilassar de Mar Municipal Museum

The Vilassar de Mar Municipal Museum (Catalan: Museu Municipal de Vilassar de Mar) is a local museum in Vilassar de Mar comprising two facilities: The Marina Museum, focusing on local history and placing special emphasis on its connection with the nautical world, and the Monjo Museum, which tells the story behind the legacy of Vilassar de Mar sculptor Enric Monjo. The Vilassar de Mar Municipal Museum is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.5085, 2.39481 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Maritime museums in Catalonia, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia

Battle of Cardadeu

The Battle of Cardadeu on 16 December 1808 saw an Imperial French corps led by Laurent Gouvion Saint-Cyr assault a Spanish force commanded by Juan Miguel de Vives y Feliu and Theodor von Reding. Saint-Cyr won the engagement by forming most of his troops into a gigantic attack column and smashing through the Spanish lines. Cardedeu is located 17 kilometres northeast of Barcelona, Spain. The action occurred during the Peninsular War, part of the Napoleonic Wars.

Located at 41.6406, 2.35944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Peninsular War, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Battles involving Spain, Battles involving France, Conflicts in 1808, 1808 in Spain

Tecnocampus

Tecnocampus is a scientific park in the city of Mataró. It was inaugurated in November 2009 and it includes three faculties (Polythecnic, Economics and Health), more than one hundred enterprises and a conference center. It is member of the Catalan network of scientific and technological parks, member of the Spanish association of scientific and Technological parks, and the unique scientific park in the Maresme region. The building was designed by the prestigious Catalan architect Oriol Bohigas.

Located at 41.5279, 2.43463 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Science parks, Catalonia, Catalan architecture, Buildings and structures in Catalonia

High Speed Railway Bridge over AP7, Llinars del Valles

The Llinars Bridge this bridge is the first steel structure in the high-speed railway (HSR) joining Barcelona and the French Border. The 1883 ft (574 m) long Llinars HSR bridge comprises two parts: a 1008 ft (307 m) long composite steel–concrete structure crossing the highway, and a continuous prestressed concrete bridge crossing the Mogent River with a maximum span of 157 ft (48 m).

Located at 41.6385, 2.41324 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Catalonia

capture of the webcam Mataró › South-East: Meteomataro Vista Alegre

Mataró › South-East: Meteomataro Vista Alegre, Mataró (source)

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06 Sep
2019

CONCIERTO PREM JOSHUA AND BAND + FIESTA DEL TEMPLO
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

27 Sep
2019

Barcelona 2Shapes Workshop
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

02 Oct
2019

Ouvertures De Conscience Et Chamanisme – 5 Jours En Immersion, Barcelone
Starting at: 04:00 pm (16:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

18 Dec
2019

Jornades Esportees Jaume Almera
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Argentona