Description of the activity
This tour of Vilanova i la Geltrú is an invitation to learn about the history of its industrialization. How this process has left its mark and has modeled the physiognomy of our town.
Throughout the itinerary that we propose, we wanted to synthesize the economic evolution of the city on horseback of the 19th and 20th centuries. We want to show you the present and past elements of this process, and also tell you about its most prominent actors.
Entering our history you will recognize the facts that have marked the main changes, to our village and to the whole of our country: steam, railroad, the birth of the labor movement, the textile industry, the arrival of forani capital, electrification .. .