Museu d'art del Bolet Montmajor

Plaça del mercat, 1 Montmajor
Contact museuartbolet@gmail.com

Discover the only Mushroom Art Museum in Europe

The Museum incorporates more than 500 pieces of mushrooms duly cataloged by families, characteristics, habits, culinary value or toxicity. You will enjoy an unforgettable experience

Live a unique and exclusive experience by the hand of the artist Josefina Vilajosana.

A museum full of life

Not only in spring or autumn, but throughout the year you can see an impressive collection of ceramic mushrooms made by hand with clay and so real that they seem real.

In total, the Montmajor Mushroom Art Museum incorporates 523 figures of mushrooms. These figures correspond to 33 different families of mushrooms, to 169 different species and incorporate 103 popular names of them. On the other hand, the information panels show the edible nature (or not) of each one of them, with a total of 80 edible mushrooms, 24 toxic, 6 edible toxic and 59 indifferent.

On the second floor you can enjoy a considerable number of publications and books related to the world of mushrooms.

The Montmajor Mushroom Art Museum

It is located in the municipality of Montmajor, in the middle of the urban nucleus, right in the Plaza del Mercat, the true nerve center of a municipality with a scattered population that, as its name indicates, has in this place the meeting point and gathering of its inhabitants and the site of the weekly market held every Wednesday.

Access can be done through different secondary roads, although the easiest way to get there, whether you are coming from Berga or Solsona, is along the road from Berga to Solsona, the C-149, entering through any of the two accesses to the urban nucleus, accesses that converge precisely in the aforementioned Plaza del Mercat, where the Mushroom Art Museum is located.

This cultural facility occupies the premises of the former Town Hall, a building from the mid-20th century that was no longer used as the headquarters of the municipal offices in 1994, when the current Town Hall building was inaugurated. Later, in 2021, the second floor was renovated, a space where talks, workshops, and various cultural activities can be held.

Do you like mushrooms? Come harvest them with your eyes

activities for schools

Children can enjoy an explanatory visit and view an audiovisual.

They will paint a personalized sheet that they will take as a souvenir.

You can also do some crafts with recycled material or other activity previously agreed with each school.

Schedules

Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 10am to 1pm.

Closed on December 25 and 26, and January 1 and 6.

Outside these hours visits will always be arranged by phone: 649 78 84 83

The price of general admission is €4.50 for adults, €3 for retired people and children between 6 and 14 years old, and free for children under 6 years old.

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Museu d'art del Bolet Montmajor

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