Visit the City of Culture

 

Visit the City of Culture

In order to guarantee the health of visitors, users and workers, and following the indications of the health authorities in relation to Covid-19, the Cidade da Cultura de Galicia Foundation informs you that:

➖ From 18 May, the Gaiás Museum is open from Monday to Sunday, from 10 am to 8 pm**, with limited access according to the public mesures. The Public Information Service is active, located on the main floor of the facilities.

[On October 2, the Gaiás Centre Museum will be open from 4 to 8 p.m ]

➖ The Galician Library is open from May 18th and its capacity is reduced to 30%. It is now possible to borrow and consult the collections held in the library, but only by request or by booking in advance. In addition, inter-library lending is now active. The reading room, which has reduced capacity to 41 seats, can now be used. You can also consult the computers for public use || Open from Monday to Friday from 9 am to 9 pm.

➖ The Archive of Galicia initially maintains the telematic attention, reserving the attention in person for essential cases and under previous appointment.

➖ The Information Point of the Cidade da Cultura, located in the Museum Centro Gaiás, is open from Monday to Sunday. From 10 am to 8 pm. Questions, queries or clarifications are answered by telephone on 881 997 584 or by e-mail: o.informacion@cidadedacultura.org

➖ From April 26, green areas of the Galician Forest and the Lake Parque will open from Monday to Sunday, until 11 pm.

➖ The children's area of the Cidade da Cultura and the spaces of the Literary Garden and the Theatre Garden are open to the public from June 15th with limited use.

➖ The skate park in the Jardim do Teatro is open from 15 June, with a limit on the number of users.

➖ Work teams from the Gaiás Museum, the Library and the Archive of Galicia continue to work internally, providing services through digital tools and promoting online content.

➖ Work spaces of the Centro de Emprendemento Gaiás - CEM are open to provide services to companies and entrepreneurs who use the facilities, but always in accordance with general health recommendations.

➖ The restaurant services of the Cafeteria-Restaurant at the Gaiás Museum and A Cantina are now open following the health safety protocols.

With a view to potential changes to services at the Cidade da Cultura, we would ask the public to consult the web pages and social media accounts of the institutions, enterprises and groups located in the Gaiás that do not depend on the Cidade da Cultura de Galicia Foundation.

For more information, the public helpline is 900 400 116.

We would remind you that these decisions seek to minimise the impact of coronavirus, and we call for responsibility from everyone to contain its spread and thank you for your collaboration.

 

Buses from / to the town centre

LINE 9: Monday - Friday (working days) | Saturday morning

Departures from Casas Novas  [Every 60 min.]
Monday to Friday 07:30 - 22:30 | Saturday 08:30 - 13:30

Route | Casas Novas - Santa Isabel - Galeras - San Clemente - A Senra - Virxe da Cerca - Porta do Camiño - San Roque - Basquiños - Pastoriza - Anxo Casal - Rodríguez de Viguri - Fontiñas - Piscinas - Multiusos Fontes do Sar - City of Culture

Departures from the City of Culture  [Every 60 min.]
Monday to Friday 08:00 - 22:00 | Saturday 09:00 - 13:00

Route | City of Culture - Multiusos Fontes do Sar - Piscinas - Fontiñas - Concheiros - Campo da Angustia - Rúa de Bonabal - San Roque - Virxe da Cerca - A Senra - San Clemente - Galeras - Santa Isabel - Casas Novas

+info Urban transport, Line 9

 

LINE  C11: Saturday afternoon | Sunday and bank holiday

Departures from Multiusos Fontes do Sar
Saturday 17:30 and 20:00 
Sunday and bank holiday 10:40, 13:45, 17:25 and 20:05

Route towards the City | Multiusos Fontes do Sar - Piscinas - Fontiñas - Avda. de Lugo - Bernardo Barreiro - Curros Enríquez - Xeral Pardiñas - Praza de Galicia - Virxe da Cerca - Porta do Camiño - San Pedro - Concheiros - Fontiñas - Piscinas - Multiusos Fontes do Sar - City of Culture

Route from the City | City of Culture - Multiusos Fontes do Sar - Piscinas - Fontiñas - Concheiros - San Pedro - Porta do Camiño - Virxe da Cerca - Praza de Galicia - Xeral Pardiñas - Curros Enríquez - Bernardo Barreiro - Avda. de Lugo - Fontiñas - Piscinas - Multiusos Fontes do Sar

+info Urban transport, Line C11

 

Guided tours

Discover how the City of Culture was created, evolved and operates today with the help of our guides; immerse yourself in the spectacular architecture of Peter Eisenman; and discover the exhibitions of Gaiás Centre Museum. Our range of tours offers an entertaining way to learn about this unusual infrastructure and its cultural program.

Click on the images below to discover the different types of tours we offer, from Tuesday to Sunday, and book your ticket:

Guided tour to 'Galicia, from Nós to us'

Guided tour to 'Cinema and emotions'

The City: what you don't see


The genesis and project of the City of Culture

 

GPS Coordinates

Latitude    42º 52' 13.02" N
Longitude  8º 31' 32.69" W