Best museums in Barcelona

Check out the top museums in Barcelona, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Monasterio de Pedralbes
1. Monasterio de Pedralbes
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8 local reviews
Baixada del Monastir, 9, Barcelona
Closed now
+34 932 56 34 34
Museum
Alex
The monastary is one of the most beautiful examples of catalan gotic architecture. Build in the early 14th cen…
sophie
Nice museum but the place is particularly beautiful as it is a ancient monastery from the 14" century with a p…
Tobias
The Monastery of Pedralbes is one of the most beautiful examples of catalan gotic architecture. Build in the e…
1. Monasterio de Pedralbes
1. Monasterio de Pedralbes
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8 local reviews
Baixada del Monastir, 9, Barcelona
Closed now
+34 932 56 34 34
Alex
Alex
The monastary is one of the most beautiful examples of catalan gotic architecture. Build in the early 14th century you can still visit the i…
sophie
sophie
Nice museum but the place is particularly beautiful as it is a ancient monastery from the 14" century with a peacefull cloister. Monday clos…
Tobias
Tobias
The Monastery of Pedralbes is one of the most beautiful examples of catalan gotic architecture. Build in the early 14th century you can stil…
2. Parc de la Ciutadella
2. Parc de la Ciutadella
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114 local reviews
21 Passeig de Picasso, Barcelona
638 23 71 15
Park
Alex
The Parc de la Ciutadella is very idyllic and probably the greenest oasis in the megacity of Barcelona. It inv…
Lu & Edu
The Parc de la Ciutadella is very idyllic and probably the greenest oasis in the megacity of Barcelona. It inv…
Nahor Alexander
The Parc de la Ciutadella is very idyllic and probably the greenest oasis in the megacity of Barcelona. It in…
2. Parc de la Ciutadella
2. Parc de la Ciutadella
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114 local reviews
21 Passeig de Picasso, Barcelona
638 23 71 15
Alex
Alex
The Parc de la Ciutadella is very idyllic and probably the greenest oasis in the megacity of Barcelona. It invites you to relax, to rebound …
Lu & Edu
Lu & Edu
The Parc de la Ciutadella is very idyllic and probably the greenest oasis in the megacity of Barcelona. It invites you to relax, to rebound …
Nahor Alexander
Nahor Alexander
The Parc de la Ciutadella is very idyllic and probably the greenest oasis in the megacity of Barcelona. It invites you to relax, to rebound…
3. Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Barcelona
3. Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Barcelona
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59 local reviews
1 Plaça dels Àngels, Barcelona
Closed now
+ 34 93 481 33 68
Museum
Nahor Alexander
Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art. The Collection starts with the materic abstraction of the fifties and fo…
Luca
The contemporary art of BCN is here and all around in the area with urban artists working all around, young ar…
Victoria & Agustin
Barcelona's Museum of Modern Art, a huge white, light-filled building housing art from the 1940s to the prese…
3. Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Barcelona
3. Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Barcelona
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59 local reviews
1 Plaça dels Àngels, Barcelona
Closed now
+ 34 93 481 33 68
Nahor Alexander
Nahor Alexander
Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art. The Collection starts with the materic abstraction of the fifties and follows the evolution of Europea…
Luca
Luca
The contemporary art of BCN is here and all around in the area with urban artists working all around, young artesans selling their handmade …
Victoria & Agustin
Victoria & Agustin
Barcelona's Museum of Modern Art, a huge white, light-filled building housing art from the 1940s to the present & large Catalan collection …
4. Palau Güell (Gaudí)
4. Palau Güell (Gaudí)
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28 local reviews
3 Carrer Nou de la Rambla, Barcelona
Open now
933 17 39 74
Building
Hector Alvaro
Museum palace built by Gaudi for his friend and best client Eusebi Güell.
Kerrisdale Holdings SLU
Palacio Güell, one of Gaudi's stunning designs, now a museum.
Vanessa
One of the less known Gaudi works and a good place to know more about Catalan bourgesy
4. Palau Güell (Gaudí)
4. Palau Güell (Gaudí)
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28 local reviews
3 Carrer Nou de la Rambla, Barcelona
Open now
933 17 39 74
Hector Alvaro
Hector Alvaro
Museum palace built by Gaudi for his friend and best client Eusebi Güell.
Kerrisdale Holdings SLU
Kerrisdale Holdings SLU
Palacio Güell, one of Gaudi's stunning designs, now a museum.
Vanessa
Vanessa
One of the less known Gaudi works and a good place to know more about Catalan bourgesy
5. CaixaForum
5. CaixaForum
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19 local reviews
6-8 Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, Barcelona
Open now
934 76 86 00
Art Gallery
Yolanda
CaixaForum is one of Barcelona's modernist buildings. It was a textile factory,.Now is a museum with interesti…
Nahor Alexander
CaixaForum, the Museum and Cultural Centre of “La Caixa” Community Projects, is housed in one of Barcelona’s l…
Javier
ROUTE E - CaixaForum (52 minutes walk – 37 minutes by metro - distance from home / 8 minutes walk distance fr…
5. CaixaForum
5. CaixaForum
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19 local reviews
6-8 Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, Barcelona
Open now
934 76 86 00
Yolanda
Yolanda
CaixaForum is one of Barcelona's modernist buildings. It was a textile factory,.Now is a museum with interestings exhibitions..
Nahor Alexander
Nahor Alexander
CaixaForum, the Museum and Cultural Centre of “La Caixa” Community Projects, is housed in one of Barcelona’s landmark buildings, the Casaram…
Javier
Javier
ROUTE E - CaixaForum (52 minutes walk – 37 minutes by metro - distance from home / 8 minutes walk distance from Plaza de España) He museum…
6. Montjuïc
6. Montjuïc
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67 local reviews
Montjuïc, Barcelona
Park
Xavier
In Montjuïc mountain you can find the Botanical Garden of Barcelona, Miró Museum, the Montjuïc palace with the…
Fabrizio
Montjuïc has been affected by two major events that took place in Barcelona. The first is the World's Fair of …
Natasha
Montjuïc hill have a lots of beautiful parks and gardens (also my favorite botanic garden). It is also home t…
6. Montjuïc
6. Montjuïc
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67 local reviews
Montjuïc, Barcelona
Xavier
Xavier
In Montjuïc mountain you can find the Botanical Garden of Barcelona, Miró Museum, the Montjuïc palace with the Nacional Art Museum of Catalo…
Fabrizio
Fabrizio
Montjuïc has been affected by two major events that took place in Barcelona. The first is the World's Fair of 1929 and the second the Olympi…
Natasha
Natasha
Montjuïc hill have a lots of beautiful parks and gardens (also my favorite botanic garden). It is also home to museums, such as the Fundaci…
7. El sueño de Picasso
7. El sueño de Picasso
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72 local reviews
Carrer Montcada, 15-23, El Raval, Barcelona
Open now
+34 933 19 63 10
Art Museum
Selene
Located in the El Born quarter, the Picasso Museum was born out of a donated selection of Picasso’s work from …
Raquel
It shows the art work progression of Picasso from painting starting at around when he was 12 years old. Don't …
Javier
ROUTE A - Museo Picasso (23 minutes walk distance from home / 5 minutes walk distance from El Born, Centro Cul…
7. El sueño de Picasso
7. El sueño de Picasso
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72 local reviews
Carrer Montcada, 15-23, El Raval, Barcelona
Open now
+34 933 19 63 10
Selene
Selene
Located in the El Born quarter, the Picasso Museum was born out of a donated selection of Picasso’s work from his secretary and friend, Jami…
Raquel
Raquel
It shows the art work progression of Picasso from painting starting at around when he was 12 years old. Don't expect to see his most famous …
Javier
Javier
ROUTE A - Museo Picasso (23 minutes walk distance from home / 5 minutes walk distance from El Born, Centro Cultural) The Picasso museum is a…
8. Museu Frederic Mares
8. Museu Frederic Mares
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3 local reviews
5-6 Plaça Sant IU, Barcelona
Open now
933 10 58 00
Establishment
camila
A very eclectic and suprising collection. My favorite museum in Barcelona.
Tamara
It is a place that few persons know. It is a cafeteria with terrace to take mojitos or another thing. Frederic…
Joan
A museum with a quiet terrace to have a coffee
8. Museu Frederic Mares
8. Museu Frederic Mares
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3 local reviews
5-6 Plaça Sant IU, Barcelona
Open now
933 10 58 00
camila
camila
A very eclectic and suprising collection. My favorite museum in Barcelona.
Tamara
Tamara
It is a place that few persons know. It is a cafeteria with terrace to take mojitos or another thing. Frederic Marès is inside the museum an…
Joan
Joan
A museum with a quiet terrace to have a coffee
9. Museo Marítimo de Barcelona
9. Museo Marítimo de Barcelona
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7 local reviews
S/N AVINGUDA DRASSANES, Barcelona
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933 42 99 20
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Hector Alvaro
The Maritim de Barcelona museum has a unique selection of ships. It is inside Reials Drassanes. This building…
Julia
One of the best preserved medieval buildings in Europe, houses maritime museum, which also holds temporary exp…
ana
Is the museum of the sea, where are old boats and the history and evolution of the Port of Barcelona.
9. Museo Marítimo de Barcelona
9. Museo Marítimo de Barcelona
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7 local reviews
S/N AVINGUDA DRASSANES, Barcelona
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933 42 99 20
Hector Alvaro
Hector Alvaro
The Maritim de Barcelona museum has a unique selection of ships. It is inside Reials Drassanes. This building dates back to the 13th centur…
Julia
Julia
One of the best preserved medieval buildings in Europe, houses maritime museum, which also holds temporary expositions,hold by the only ent…
ana
ana
Is the museum of the sea, where are old boats and the history and evolution of the Port of Barcelona.
10. Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya
10. Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya
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2 local reviews
39-41 Pg. de Santa Madrona, Barcelona
Open now
934 24 65 77
Establishment
Martin
Archaeology Museum of Catalonia
Greg
The Museu d’Arqueologia de Catalunya, torchbearer of the archaeological museum tradition since the turn of the…
Martin
Archaeology Museum of Catalonia
10. Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya
10. Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya
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2 local reviews
39-41 Pg. de Santa Madrona, Barcelona
Open now
934 24 65 77
Martin
Martin
Archaeology Museum of Catalonia
Greg
Greg
The Museu d’Arqueologia de Catalunya, torchbearer of the archaeological museum tradition since the turn of the century, is fruit of the Muse…
Martin
Martin
Archaeology Museum of Catalonia
11. CENTRE HISTORIA CONTEMPORANEA DE CATALUÑA
11. CENTRE HISTORIA CONTEMPORANEA DE CATALUÑA
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9 local reviews
3 PLAÇA PAU VILA, Barcelona
Open now
932 25 47 00
Establishment
Jep
History Museum of Catalonia. Haven't been there for ages, but it's probably worth visiting!
T&D
The aim of the Museu d'Història de Catalunya is to showcase the history of Catalonia as a shared heritage, to …
Classic Apartment
Should you be interested in knowing more about the catalan history, this is the perfect museum to spend some t…
11. CENTRE HISTORIA CONTEMPORANEA DE CATALUÑA
11. CENTRE HISTORIA CONTEMPORANEA DE CATALUÑA
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9 local reviews
3 PLAÇA PAU VILA, Barcelona
Open now
932 25 47 00
Jep
Jep
History Museum of Catalonia. Haven't been there for ages, but it's probably worth visiting!
T&D
T&D
The aim of the Museu d'Història de Catalunya is to showcase the history of Catalonia as a shared heritage, to preserve key objects from the …
Classic Apartment
Classic Apartment
Should you be interested in knowing more about the catalan history, this is the perfect museum to spend some time there and learn some more …
12. Poble Espanyol
12. Poble Espanyol
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35 local reviews
13 Avinguda Francesc Ferrer I Guardia, Barcelona
Open now
935 08 63 00
Establishment
Nahor Alexander
The Poble Espanyol is an architectural museum in Barcelona, Spain, just a few meters away from the Fountains o…
María
The Poble Espanyol (literally, Spanish town) is an architectural museum in Barcelona, Spain, just a few meters…
Fabrizio
Barcelona If you are close and want to know more about Spain Poble Espanyol (Poble Español) is waiting for you…
12. Poble Espanyol
12. Poble Espanyol
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35 local reviews
13 Avinguda Francesc Ferrer I Guardia, Barcelona
Open now
935 08 63 00
Nahor Alexander
Nahor Alexander
The Poble Espanyol is an architectural museum in Barcelona, Spain, just a few meters away from the Fountains of Montjuïc. Situated in one of…
María
María
The Poble Espanyol (literally, Spanish town) is an architectural museum in Barcelona, Spain, just a few meters away from the Fountains of Mo…
Fabrizio
Fabrizio
Barcelona If you are close and want to know more about Spain Poble Espanyol (Poble Español) is waiting for you !! The Poble Espanyol is loca…