Located in the heart of Montjuïc, within walking distance of the iconic fountain is Poble Espanyol - a unique space that recreates the soul of Spanish culture, art, architecture and cuisine, Stroll through the streets and squares and discover the beautiful diversity of Spanish culture. From the emotion of popular festivals to live handcrafting and contemporary art, Poble Espanyol offers an exciting experience of culture and entertainment for all ages.

Built in 1929 for the International Exhibition in Barcelona it is a town in itself with recreations of 117 buildings where you can find the typical Andalusian neighbourhood, a part of The Way of St. James and a Romanesque monastery, among others.

Step into Spanish culture through our new immersive installations. Discover the landscapes and traditions with Feeling Spain and feel the excitement of the popular festivals with Fiesta, an amazing multimedia experience.

Discover over 300 pieces from the masters of Spanish contemporary art including Picasso, Miró and Dalí at the Fran Daurel Museum, located onsite and included in the entry. 

Enjoy year-round shopping for arts and crafts with over 20 expert craftsmen working onsite. From glass and leather to jewellery and guitars Poble Espanyol is an unmissable shopping experience.

Highlights:

  • Architectural museum
  • Restaurants
  • Delicatessens
  • Craft workshops
  • Boutiques
  • Contemporary Art
  • Fran Daurel Museum

Did you know

- The Architectural Museum is the fourth most popular attraction in Barcelona, after the Sagrada Familia, The Aquarium and the Museum FC Barcelona

- A Barcelona variant of paella is fideuà, which is with thin noodles instead of rice

- The Sculpture Garden in Poble Espanyol contains 36 sculptures by 27 different artists covering 3000m²

Things to see:

Fiesta
A 150m2 simmersive audio-visual installation space, visitors can experience the most authentic and traditional celebrations such as La Tomatina, San Fermines and more. Discover more about Spanish culture!

Architectural Museum
Discover 117 buildings, streets and squares from all around Spain have been reproduced to full-scale in the Poble Espanyol’s Architectural Museum. Voted fourth most popular attraction in Barcelona, a visit to this incredible replica village will give you a real sense of Spanish architectural history. Built in 1929 for the Barcelona International Exhibition, the aim was to create an ‘ideal model’ of an Iberian village bringing together all of the defining characteristics of the peninsular villages.

Fran Daurel Museum and Sculpture Garden
If you are a fan of contemporary art, the Fran Daurel Museum is a must on your visit to the Poble Espanyol. Showcasing over 300 different works of art over by range of different artists such as Picasso, Miró, Dalí, Tàpies, Barceló and Chillida, in all medium from painting, sculpture, drawings and ceramics. Walk through the Sculpture Garden, an abstract contemporary pathway, featuring 36 contemporary sculptures. This immersive outdoor exhibition showcases cast iron, marble, steel and bronze sculptures leading you through the vast garden.

How to get there:

    Metro: Plaza Espanya (L1)
    Bus: 23,13, 150 (Stop Plaza Espanya)
    Train: Plaza Catalunya ( Line 1)

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Contact venue for specific museum and gallery opening times.
Monday 09.00 – 20.00
Tuesday 09.00 – 00.00
Wednesday 09.00 – 00.00
Thursday 09.00 – 00.00
Friday 09.00 – 03.00
Saturday 09.00 – 04.00
Sunday 09.00 – 00.00
Last Admission: 1 hour before closing

Closed: 25th - 26th December, 1st January (open 11th January 11th – 8th February: 09.00 – 20.00)

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Address:

Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 13. 08038

Telephone:

+34 93 508 63 00

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