Top Museums in Barcelona (Spain)

Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art

    The Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (Catalan: Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, IPA: [muˈzɛw ˈðart kuntəmpuˈɾani ðə βərsəˈɫonə]; abbreviated as MACBA) is situated in the Plaça dels Àngels, in El Raval, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The museum opened to the public on November 28, 1995. Previous directors were Daniel Giralt-Miracle (1988–1994), Miguel Molins (1995–1998), Manuel J. Borja-Villel (1998–2007), and Bartomeu Marí (2008-2015), while the current director, since 2015 is Ferran Barenblit.
La Pedrera-Casa Milà
Park Güell
Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
Museu del Disseny de Barcelona
MACBA Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona
Poble Espanyol de Barcelona
MEAM · Museu Europeu d'Art Modern
Sant Pau Recinte Modernista
Arts Santa Mònica
Barcelona City History Museum
  • Barcelona City History Museum

    The Barcelona City History Museum (Catalan: Museu d'Història de Barcelona, Spanish: Museo de Historia de Barcelona, acronym MUHBA) is a city museum that conserves, researches, communicates and exhibits the historical heritage of the city of Barcelona, from its origins in Roman times until the present day; it is funded by the Barcelona municipality. The museum's headquarters are located on Plaça del Rei, in the Barcelona Gothic Quarter (Barri Gòtic). It also manages several historic sites all around the city, most ...
Museu de la Xocolata
El Born CCM
Casa Batlló
  • Casa Batlló

    Pg. de Gràcia, 43 (C. d'Aragó) 08007 Barcelona Catalonia Spain
    Casa Batlló is a key feature in the architecture of modernist Barcelona. It was built by Antoni Gaudí between 1904 and 1906. Nowadays, the spectacular facade is an iconic landmark in the city. The house is open to public for cultural visits and celebrating events in its modernist function rooms.
Design Museum of Barcelona
  • Design Museum of Barcelona

    The Museu del Disseny de Barcelona (Catalan naming, English: "Design Museum of Barcelona"), is a new center of Barcelona's Institute of Culture, which works to promote better understanding and good use of the design world, acting as a museum and laboratory. It focuses on 4 branches or design disciplines: space design, product design, information design and fashion. The Museum is the result of the merging of several previous existing museums, such as the Museu de les Arts Decoratives, the Museu Tèxtil ...
Museu Etnològic de Barcelona
Can Framis Museum
  • Can Framis Museum

    Can Framis is the latest Fundació Vila Casas museum, an art center devoted to the promotion of contemporary Catalan painting. Located in the old Can Framis factory complex, the museum displays more than 250 paintings from the sixties to the present made by artists born or currently living in Catalonia. In addition to the permanent collection which is divided in three floors, Can Framis Museum has an area dedicated to temporary exhibitions named Espai Aø. The permanent collection is updated ...
Gaudi House Museum
  • Gaudi House Museum

    Gaudí House-Museum (in Catalan: Casa Museu Gaudí), located within the Park Güell in Barcelona was the residence of Antoni Gaudí for almost 20 years, from 1906 till the end of 1925. On 28 September 1963 it was opened as a historic home museum and nowadays houses a collection of furniture and objects designed by the architect.
Maritime Museum of Barcelona
  • Maritime Museum of Barcelona

    The Maritime Museum of Barcelona (MMB) ( Maritime Museum of Barcelona ) is located in the building of Drassanes Reials de Barcelona , the royal arsenal of Barcelona, dedicated to shipbuilding between the thirteenth century and eighteenth century. The first mention of these arsenals date from 1243 in a document indicating the boundaries of the city of Barcelona where it mentions its shipyard. It shows the history of the navigation from the early days together with the history of the Spanish ...
Museu de Badalona
Museu Agbar de les Aigües