The Igualada Leather Museum

Notebook on the tanning sector in the city of Igualada, from the pre-industrial process up to industrialisation

It focuses on the Igualada Leather Museum, now housed in the former Cal Boyer and Cal Granotes factories in the city. Leather, one of the raw materials used in industrial operations in Igualada, is the focus of this edition of the collection, explaining and illustrating the stages of the pre-industrial and industrial tanning and leather manufacturing processes. It likewise presents an account of how leather has been used over the years.