Category Archives: Museum

GRATIS IN BARCELONA!!!… El Mercat del Born

El Born Centre Cultural is a unique and exceptional place that brings together three centuries of our history. Below the cast-iron structure of the iconic 19th century marketplace lies the Barcelona of 1700, the prosperous city that suffered the siege … Continue reading

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GRATIS IN BARCELONA!… Funeral Carriages Collection Museum

The funeral carriages collection was inaugurated in 1970 by Cristóbal Torra, the then manager of the Municipal Funeral Service. It was displayed in the basement of the Sancho d’Àvila funeral home until June 2012 when it was transferred to new … Continue reading

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ANTONI TÀPIES FOUNDATION

The Antoni Tàpies foundation was created by the Catalan painter  Antoni Tàpies in 1984 to promote the study and understanding of modern art and culture. Of course you will find works from all periods of the artistic development of Antoni Tapies. You will appreciate the beautiful library devoted to modern literature and documentation … Continue reading

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EGYPTIAN MUSEUM IN BARCELONA

The museum has three main exhibition areas with temporary and permanent exhibitions, lecture rooms equipped with I.T. systems and a library with over 10,000 documents.  It is recommended to be guided by an Egyptologist to learn ad understand everything about this culture, for that you’ll have … Continue reading

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CHOCOLATE MUSEUM: The most sweet museum!

The Chocolate Museum is a “delicious” museum in Barcelona which wants us to travel through the history of this excellent product, since its origins as a spicy drink to its delight as a French sweet. Chocolate has always been seen with different purposes: as … Continue reading

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MOTORCYCLE MUSEUM

Barcelona, the city with more motor cycles per capita in Europe, has a museum dedicated to the motorcycle world in a unique space: The ground floor of the convent Sant Felip Neri. The permanent exhibition explains the history of the … Continue reading

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GRATIS IN BARCELONA!… Museu Frederic Marès

The Museu Frederic Marès was established in 1946 thanks to the vast collection of the sculptor Frederic Marés. In his collection were medieval and Baroque sculptures, reliquaries clocks, photographs, games, books and countless art works. It was this that this artist decided … Continue reading

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