Find out how rum is made, its history and many more anecdotes about the Bacardi brand, in Sitges, just 30 minutes away from Barcelona.
Casa Bacardí offers you a unique experience which reveals the history and development of the Bacardi company, which was founded in Cuba in 1862 by Facundo Bacardí. You’ll discover the links between the Bacardi brand and Sitges
, the hometown of the company’s founder.
The first room, known as “Heritage”, focuses in particular on the “americanos”, the people from Sitges who emigrated to Cuba and other parts of Latin America. It shows their customs and everyday lives. It also explains how the company has evolved since it was founded to the present day.
The second room “Production”, explains the different phases involved in manufacturing Bacardi rum
. You’ll explore the world of molasses, stills, barrels and the filtering processes. In the third room, the “Lounge Bar”, you can learn how to make original cocktails under the expert guidance of professional mixologists and enjoy the outdoor terrace which is only open to visitors to the centre.
Casa Bacardí is located in the old quarter of Sitges, inside the historic Old Market, a modernista building dating from 1890
designed by the architect Gaietà Buigas.
What does your booking include?
- Guided tour of Casa Bacardí + tasting.
- Tours in Spanish on Friday and Saturday at 12 noon, 1.15pm, 5.15pm, 6.30pm and 7.45pm and 4pm in English.
- Tours in Catalan on Sunday at 12 noon, in Spanish at 1.15pm, 5.15pm and 6.30pm and in English at 4pm.
: Mercat Vell de Sitges, Plaça del Ajuntament 11.
- Reduced admission for students and over 65s.