Standing at the foot of Sant Llorenç del Munt i l’Obac Natural Park, Terrassa with a population of over 200,000 people is one capital of Vallès Occidental and one of the most important medium-sized cities in Catalonia. It is a university and industrial city with a rich cultural and artistic heritage.
Terrassa has a very strong personality influenced by an industrial past which has left its unique imprint on the city’s heritage. Its sights, history and heritage make Terrassa into an attractive focal point for people with cultural interests and the desire to discover new things.
Terrassa is also an active city, featuring a lively array of cultural and leisure facilities, sports activities, large green spaces and places for people to get together. Its Jazz Festival, Modernista Fair, field hockey, dance, music and theatre seasons, castellers (human tower building) displays and golf round off the wide range of facilities on offer in a dynamic services city.
There’s a lot to discover in Terrassa. Welcome to Terrassa!