Information Center of the Salt Industry


The information and interpretation center of the salt industry is located away from the port just before the city center, not far. Here you can immerse yourself in the history of the salt industry and get answers to many questions about the salt mining. The history of salt mining has deep roots in the society of the city of Torrevieja. The salt industry was the population at that time to rise and brought the city wealth – the white gold. Salt mining in Torrevieja is one of the most important in the world.

You can experience in the information and interpretation center of the salt industry a journey through the past, present and future of the unique salt mining.

Interpretive center of the salt industry

A further important information point in our city is the Interpretive Center of the salt industry. Find you do it in a unique place: An ancient depot on the former station. There you will learn more about the roots of Torrevieja and the great importance have the salt lakes. A brief visit will allow you to learn exciting details. This includes issues such as the process of salt production, different types of salt, the evolution of the use of salt marshes (shallow salt lakes) and the value of using our city Torrevieja.

Interpretive center of the salt industry Avda. de la Estación, s/n. Tel. 965 708 460

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