This museum explores the evolution of Alicante’s most representative festival, the Hogueras de San Juan bonfire celebration held in June, which has been officially declared as of Interest to International Tourism.
Here visitors can see collections of “ninots indultados” (the effigies that managed to escape the flames), mock bonfires, typical costumes, etc. The museum also boasts an audiovisual hall showing clips of this festival from years ago.
Open Tuesday to Sunday.
Sundays and holidays open in the morning (10:00 to 14:00 )
From September to May ( September 16 to June 14 ) :
- Mornings: 10:00 to 14:00. Afternoons: 17:00 to 20:00 .
- Closed Monday.
June, July , August and September ( 15 June to 15 September ) :
- Mornings: 10:00 to 14:00
- Afternoons: 18:00 to 21:00.
Museo de Hogueras de Alicante
Calle Teniente Álvarez Soto, Alicante