The excavations uncovered the Laverna Baths site thanks to the perseverance of the Escofet family on the Heretat Laverna estate.
A convinced Josep Maria Escofet decided to ally with the Arqueovitis archeology cooperative to see if the estate hid more elements of historical value.
Interview published by LaVanguardia
The value of the remains of Roman baths in such a good state of conservation is an unusual event in the Alt Penedès. Being in the same vineyard, some elements of the Phoenicians have also been found, which denotes that the site was already inhabited before the arrival of the Romans
“I had a very personal interest in knowing exactly what was on these lands; So many years treading this earth and I could not imagine that there would be all this, far from it", he commented in a article published