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Photowalks in Tarragona

Museum of the port

Acquainted with a fishing quarter Serallo I back to promenade moll de La Costa. In the rays of the rising Sun all around has become a golden hue, and  appeared the morning runners on the boardwalk.

 Tarragona. The promenade Moll de la Costa. Tarragona.

In one of the former port warehouses, built along the waterfront, take seats the Museum of history (Museu del Port de Tarragona map), it was opened in 2000. The Museum exposition tells about the life of the port from the moment the Romans landed here and now. In 2003, the Museum was included lighthouse Bana (Faro de la Baña map), in a room which has a collection of marine signaling equipment of different epochs.

 Tarragona. The Museum of the port. Museu del Port de Tarragona

The Museum Building is surrounded by samples of old port facilities and fleet, such as this barge with a lifting boom - hulk.

 Tarragona. The Museum of the port. Museu del Port de Tarragona

Behind the Museum building you can see  old port cranes and railway transport..

 Tarragona. The Museum of the port. Museu del Port de Tarragona

the Museum is open daily in the morning for 10 to 14 hours and in the afternoon 16 to 19 hours, in summer from 17 to 20. On holidays and Sundays from 11 to 14 hours. Also on 16 July and 25 December. The cost is 2 euros. Unfortunately, to visit the Museum there was no way.

 Tarragona. The Museum of the port. Museu del Port de Tarragona

Modern building of the port administration.

 Tarragona. The promenade Moll de la Costa. Tarragona.