in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain
- Sabadell Airport (15 mi)
- Barcelona International Airport (24 mi)
- Girona Airport (30 mi)
- Aeròdrom dels Pirineus-Alt Urgell Airport (74 mi)
- Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport (85 mi)
- Carcassonne Airport (115 mi)
- Béziers-Vias Airport (132 mi)
- Castres-Mazamet Airport (139 mi)
- Palma De Mallorca Airport (139 mi)
- Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (153 mi)
- Works of Antoni Gaudí (Unesco heritage, 16 mi)
- Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona (Unesco heritage, 16 mi)
- Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Poblet Monastery (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Unesco heritage, 77 mi)
- Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí (Unesco heritage, 105 mi)
- Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne (Unesco heritage, 115 mi)
- Zoo de Barcelona (zoo, (16 mi)
- Olympic Port (marina, (15 mi)
- Aquarium Barcelona (zoo, (17 mi)
- El castell (observation point, (19 mi)
- Natupark (amusement park, (14 mi)
- Tibidabo (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Observatori Fabra (observation point, (17 mi)
- Mirador del Aeroport del Prat (observation point, (23 mi)
- 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:
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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 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
Atenea Port Barcelona Mataró
New Hotel Colón
Isla Cristina Mataro Hostal
ibis Barcelona Mataro
Hostal Cal Music
Hotel Vila de Premià
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
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
Diables de Argentona. Repicatronada 2014. Fiesta Mayor de Argentona. Reportaje y fotos: http://www.startecnia.com/reportajes/Diables_de_Argentona_Repicatronada_2014.htm.
Segon Programa Festa Major Argentona 2014
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....
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...
Bàdminton, dobles a Argentona, octubre 2012
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 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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Argentona.
- Premia de Mar
- Llinars del Valles
- Les Franqueses del Valles
- Sant Pere de Vilamajor
- Caldes d'Estrac
- Montornes del Valles
- Santa Maria de Palautordera
- Sant Celoni
- Llica de Vall
- Sant Iscle de Vallalta
- Canet de Mar
- Fogars de Montclus
- Santa Eulalia de Roncana
- Santa Perpetua de Mogoda
- Sant Pol de Mar
- Caldes de Montbui
- Riells i Viabrea
Mataró › South-East: Meteomataro Vista Alegre, Mataró (source)
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CONCIERTO PREM JOSHUA AND BAND + FIESTA DEL TEMPLO
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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Barcelona 2Shapes Workshop
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Ouvertures De Conscience Et Chamanisme – 5 Jours En Immersion, Barcelone
Starting at: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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Jornades Esportees Jaume Almera
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: