MNAC – delving into Montjuïc’s artistic treasure trove
Perched on the side of Montjuïc, the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC) contains 1,000 years of artistic treasure under one roof. It offers a rich tapestry of art forms and eras to satisfy the keenest art lover.
Arqueo-ticket Barcelona – five great museums in one
With a Ticketbar ticket you’ll have access to five of Barcelona’s top history museums. Travel back in time and discover Barcelona’s history, maritime, archaeology, Colombian art and Egyptian museums.
World Press Photo exhibition – Barcelona 2011
World Press Photo exhibition 2011 comes to Barcelona on 23rd November and is a fantastic opportunity to see some of the world’s most breathtaking photography by some of the most creative photojournalists under one roof. Did we mention it’s free? This article provides an insight into and reasons behind the organisation.
Night of Museums 2011
On May 14th Night of the Museum is celebrated throughout Europe, a unique event, when 2000 museums open their doors for free in 40 cities around the world! Barcelona, has much to offer for this event; in this article we have gathered all the information for you to enjoy this magical evening!
Salvador Dalí – a genius inspired by Barcelona
Salvador Dali spent an important period of his formative years in the city of Barcelona; however, his links with the Catalan capital are not particularly well known. In our article we explore the influence of Barcelona on his artistic development and look at some interesting facts about this self-proclaimed genius.
The Fundació Joan Miró – art, architecture and stunning scenery
Perfect for art enthusiasts and amateurs alike, the Fundació Joan Miró is an extraordinary art gallery containing the most extensive collection of work by the world-famous artist. This is all set in a carefully designed building, in the scenic hills of Montjuïc, overlooking Barcelona.
CosmoCaixa – Barcelona’s Coolest Museum
In the ‘CosmoCaixa‘, you can experiment with physics, delve into the Amazonian rainforest, witness the Big Bang in the planetarium and much more. This is arguably Barcelona's coolest museum and is a perfect day out for all the family. Read our article to find out more information.
CaixaForum – A Hidden Gem
The Caixa Forum at Montjuic is an architectural masterpiece on the outside and offers fascinating art exhibitions on the inside. Entrance is free and the gallery makes for an enjoyable few hours for any art lover. We have all the details about upcoming events and what you can expect when you visit.
We’ve Tried: A Visit to the Camp Nou Experience
Are you a football fan? Then a stay in Barcelona is not complete without visiting the legendary Camp Nou stadium! Excellent tours are available which take you from the dressing rooms to the club’s museum. The home stadium of Barcelona Football Club, has been host to some of the greatest stars in football and has an incredible atmosphere.