Guided tour at Parròquia de Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla

Saturday 4 May 2019 to Saturday 5 October 2019

Venue: Parish of Sant Bartomeu and Santa Tecla (plaça de l’Ajuntament, 20).

Timetable: 

Saturday, May 4 - 8.30 pm
Saturday, June 1 - 8.30 pm
Saturday, July 6 - 8.30 pm
Saturday, August 3 - 8.30 pm
Saturday, September 7 - 8.30 pm
Saturday, October 5 - 5.30 pm

Price: 5 euros (general), 2’50 euros (pensioners and university students) and free (for children above 12 years old).

Reservation (obligatory): 93 894 03 64 (extension 1) and reservesms@diba.cat.

Description: From the Romanesque to the twentieth century, a journey through Catalan art history while walking  through the Church of Sant Bartomeu and Santa Tecla. Outside: explanations about the living history of the bastion, the frigate, the first knights, vegueries or feudal administrative jurisdiction until 1715 and the transformation of the building. Inside: tours visiting different worshipped Saints and Virgins, the sarcophagi, the role of Ferré i Bassa, the Counter-Reformation of the sixteenth century and the set of baroque altarpieces. On the first floor: one of the best religious art collections in the country with sacred Romanesque Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque images part of the collection of Dr. Jesús Pérez-Rosales, now at the Maricel Museum. And finally, the Bell Tower: spectacular views of Sitges and the Mediterranean from the highest point of the ‘La Punta’.