Alfoli is one of l 'Escala's most emblematic buildings. As suggested by its name of Arab origin, al-hory. It used to be an old salt trade centre although it was used for several other purposes since its renovation during the second half of the 17th century. It was used as a store, and redistribution and control point for the merchandise that arrived by sea (salt, cereal and other products) and exported produce (salted fish and wine).
Schedule October 16 to March 14 Monday to Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. March 15 to October 15 Monday to Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday 10:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Closed days 24, 25, 26 and 31 December 1 and January Prices: € 3 ticket Reduced € 1.5 (Students and Seniors) Free under 12 years The entrance includes; Visit to the Permanent Exhibition l'Escala and the Sea of Empúries and the temporary exhibitions programmed and the free entrance to the Museu de l'Anxova and the Salt (MASLE)