Guided tours at Parròquia de Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla
CANCELLED VISITS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Place: Parròquia de Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla.
Dates: One saturday at month, between May and November.
- Saturday 2 May, at 8.30pm.
- Saturday 6 June, at 8.30pm.
- Saturday 4 July, at 8.30pm.
- Saturday 8 August, at 8.30pm.
- Saturday 5 September, at 8.30pm.
- Saturday 3 October, at 5.30pm.
- Saturday 7 November, at 5.30pm.
Timetable: Depending on each month.
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’.