Sant Ferran Castle

Guided Tours

The Water's Cathedral A guided tour through the moat and the outworks of Sant Ferran Castle in Figueres, including access to underground spaces and navigation tanks aboard inflatable boats. ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED (Tel. +34 972 50 60 94)

Nostalgic Sant Ferran A guided visit with off-road vehicles around the ditch of the fortress. The visit is similar to The Cathedral of the Water tour but without the underground areas (countermine’s galleries and water tanks). This is recommended to people with reduced mobility or for people with difficulty being in narrow and dark spaces. The visit takes around 1 hour and a half. ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED (Tel. +34 972 50 60 94)

CONVENCIONAL VISIT Guided visit in the interior part of the fortress. It takes between 1 hour and 1 hour 15 minutes. A minimum group of 35 people or corresponding amount. ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED (Tel. +34 972 50 60 94)

SCHOOL VISIT A conventional visit adapted for schoolchildren. It takes between 1 hour and 1 hour and a half. ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED (Tel. +34 972 50 60 94)

GUIDED VISIT IN THE TEMPORARY EXHIBITION OF THE COLLECTION LOANED BY THE MILITARY MUSEUM Visit the collection from the old Military Museum of Montjuïc in Barcelona, loaned as temporary storage to the Consorci del Castell de Sant Ferran (Consortium of the Castle of Sant Ferran). Pieces in the exhibition are divided in three basic subjects: an ensemble of mock-ups from some of the most outstanding bastioned fortresses in Catalonia; an important section of old guns from the Quintana private collection and finally there is an exceptional military miniature collection from the Llovera collection, formed by more than 11’000 pieces. Because of the special characteristics of this exhibition, as the location of the specialized topic, it is only possible with guided visit with small groups between 20 or 30 people, included children that are older than 10 years old. The visit takes around 1 hour and a half. ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED (Tel. +34 972 50 60 94)

Opening Hours

WINTER- AUTUMN SEASON  (Monday closed from the last Sunday of October until the last Saturday of March) 10:30 am to 3 pm

EASTER:  (From Tuesday to Sunday) 10 am to 8 pm 

SUMMER SEASON  (From 1rst July until 15th September) 10 am to 8 pm 

REST OF THE YEAR  10:30 am to 6 pm

Closed at 1rst January, 6th January, 25th December and 26th December



Last permitted entry: 1 hour before closing

Information and booking center: telephone (+34) 972 50 60 94 during opening times bookings by e-mail are not accepted