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Barcelona´s Museums open their doors for free next 24th September due to its local Party, La Mercè

22 Sep

From today until Sunday 25th September, Barcelona will hold its local holiday, La Mercè. It´s a holiday with a cultural programmation very rich in concerts, traditional catalan events and dancer giants.

Due to La Mercè, the Barcelona´s Museums will open their doors for free next 23rd September.

You will see below a list with the museums that take part in this holiday:

Photographic file of Barcelona

Pl. Pons i Clerch, 2, 2n

From 10 to 19h

CaixaForum Barcelona

Av. Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8

From 10 to 20h


C/ Montalegre, 5

From 10 to 20h

CosmoCaixa. Science Museum

C/ Isaac Newton, 26

From 10 to 20h

Diseño Hub Barcelona. Museum of the Decorative Arts and Textile Museum 

Palau Reial de Pedralbes. Av. Diagonal, 686

De 10 a 15h

Fundació Antoni Tàpies

C/ Aragó, 255

From 10 to 20h

MNAC. National Museum of Catalan Art

Palau Nacional. Parc de Montjuïc

From 10 to 14.30h

Museo Barbier-Mueller de Arte Precolombino

C/ Montcada, 14

From 10 to 19h

History Museum of Catalonia

Pl. de Pau Vila, 3

From 10 to 14.30h

History Museum of Barcelona

Plaça del Rei, s/n

From 10 to 20h

Archaeological Museum of Catalonia

Passeig de Santa Madrona, 39-41

Parc de Montjuïc

From 9.30 to 19h


Plaça dels Àngels, 1

From 11 to 20h

Wax Museum

Palau Reial de Pedralbes. Av. Diagonal, 686

From 10 to 15h

Museum of Naturial Siciences of Barcelona

Passeig Picasso, s/n

From 10 a 14.30h

Ethnological Museum of Barcelona

Pg. de Santa Madrona, s/n

From 10 to 14h

Museu Frederic Marès

Plaça de Sant Iu, 5-6

From 10 a 19h

Maritime Museum of Barcelona

Av. de les Drassanes s/n

From 10 to 20h

Picasso Museum

C/ Montcada, 15-23

From 10 to 20h

Museum Monastery of Pedralbes

Baixada del Monestir, 9

From 10 to 15h

Music Museum

L’Auditori. C/ Lepant, 150, 2a pl.

From 10 to 18h

Poble Espanyol

Av. de Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 13

From 9 to 16h


Concerts of the Week: Animal Collective, Joanna Newsom, Beach House…

26 Jul

If you are a follower of Primavera Sound Festival, you will like the new festival that the same organisers have prepared for the next two days: Fly Me To The Moon Festival. The location could not be better, the Poble Espanyol at Montjuic.

Animal Collective, The Suicide of a Western Culture, Joanna Newson and Beach House are the protagonist of this new festival, which we hope that continues for many years.



08:00 pm doors

09:15 pm The Suicide Of Western Culture

10:45 pm Animal Collective



08:00 pm doors

09:15 pm Joanna Newsom

10:45 pm Beach House

Don´t miss La nit de la Musica next 2nd July, in Monjuic. It´s free!!!

28 Jun

Next 2nd July, “La nit de la Música” it will be held in Montjuic. There will be Flemish performance, popular music from Barcelona, pop, rock, theatre… and everything is free!!

This acts have been chosen by the programmers of festivals as Sonar, BAM, Gracia Territori Sonor and Hiptnotik.

Also, you will be able to enter for free until 1 am at Caixaforum, Joan Miró Foundation, Museu Etnològic, MNAC, el Museu Olímpic i de l’Esport and Poble Espanyol. And the gardens of Teatre Grec until 3 am.

Entire Program:

Barcelona Acció Musical / Sónar
Castell of Montjuïc: Fossat de Santa Elena
22.00h Abraham Boba
23.00h Mishima
00.30h DJ2D2
01.30h Matador Rockers
02.15h C156
03.00h John Talabot

Blues Festival from Barcelona / Flemish Ciutat Vella

Castell of Montjuïc: Patí d’Armes
22.00h Chino & The Big Bet
23.20h Barcelona Blues Big Band + Agustí Burriel i Carles Segarra
00.30h Paula Domínguez
01.15h Ginesa
02.15h Peret Reyes

Cruïlla BCN / Festival Mil·lenni
Estadi Olimpic
22.00h Homo APM?
22.30h Ix!
23.45h Albert Pla
01.00h El día de la Barbota
02.45h Pastora

Festival Nous Sons / International festival of Percussion of Catalonia / Festival de Música Antiga

MNAC – Sala Oval
National Palace
22.00h Marley 30 years (Natxo Tarrés and The Wireless).
23.40h Orquest Àrab de Barcelona

Hipnotik Festival / San Miguel Primavera Sound
Plaça del Marquès de Foronda
22.00h Hipnotik Mc Battle
23.45h Arianna Puello
00.45h Aias
01.40h Mujeres
02.35h Joe Crepúsculo
03.20h DJ Fra
Festival Mas i Mas
Poble Espanyol
22.00h Amansalva
22.45h Quico el Célio, el Noi i el Mut de Ferreries
24.00h The Jamboree Big Latin Band + Lucrecia + Jimmy Jenks

Barnasants / MPB – Música Popular de Barcelona
Plaça de Margarita Xirgu
22.00h Eduard Iniesta
22.40h Enric Hernàez
23.25h Joan Isaac
00.15h Cristiano Andrade
01.15h SaravaCalé

Voll-Damm International Festival of Jazz of Barcelona / Guitar Festival of Barcelona / De Cajón! Flemish Festival of Barcelona
Teatre Grec
22.00h Sandra Carrasco + Iván Melón Lewis
23.30h Pegasus
00.45h Gossos

Beefeater In-Edit
Caixa Forum
22.00h Soul Train
23.20h When You’re Strange

Gràcia Territori Sonor – Festival Lem
Museu Etnològic Jardins Laribal
20.00h Huan
23.00h Paul Stouthmater i Ferran Besalduch
24.00h Lummm
01.00h Linalab

If you are looking for accommodation in Barcelona for these dates, check the availability in The Urban Suites.

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