Cardona Council has made the revival of its heritage the backbone of the social and economic development of the town. In that regard, with the aim of carrying out projects that show its commitment to managing the heritage and promoting cultural tourism, the Cardona Historic Foundation was set up in 2006, which is a private foundation of municipal initiative.
The purpose of the Cardona Historic Foundation (CHF) is set out in article 3 of its Articles of Association:
"Purpose of the Foundation: the study, promotion, knowledge, social recovery, conservation, rehabilitation and management of monuments, documents, and artistic and natural heritage of Cardona; in particular, the management of the Salt Mountain Cultural Park in the Vall Salina, included within the Plan for Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty of Catalonia‚ÄĚ.
The CHF manages various heritage and tourist centres: