Much more than a district

Reconquer, recall, recreate, the Rec

Enter the most emblematic industrial district of Catalonia: the Rec district in Igualada

The Rec district in Igualada

Everything you need to know about the Rec district: presentation, vindication, transformation and memory.


Everything you can't miss: walk through the Rec and discover more than twenty heritage gems with this map.

Learn more

Check the list of the most recent publications on this district of great heritage interest.

The highlights

Discover the most important parts of the district’s heritage

Seven centuries of tradition in the art of tanning hides have left their mark on every stone in this iconic district, which has been declared Industrial Heritage of Catalonia and is considered the most important active tanning architectural development in Europe.

More than 20 gems are waiting to be discovered. Get to know them!