Museums

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14th of December 2017

barcelona-museums-2There are a lot of museums, art exhibits, and galleries in Barcelona, making it hard for us to know where to begin. In fact, there are more than 55 museums in the city that cover a wide range of subjects such as art, architecture, history, science, war, maritime, and sports.

Continue reading if you are planning to visit the city and are interested in museums.To help you with your museum tour, Simply Barcelona identifies the major museums, or the most prestigious and the must-see museums. Also listed below are the minor museums, among which you will find many gems as well.

Major Barcelona museums

Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya (MNAC) (Address: Palau Nacional  Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 / Phone: +34 936 22 03 60)
Centre de Cultura Contemporánia de Barcelona (CCCB) (Address: Montalegre,, 5  08001 / Phone: +34 933 06 41 00)
Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) (Address: Plaça dels Àngels, 1  08001 / Phone: +34 934 12 08 10)
Picasso Museum (Address: Carrer de Montcada, 15-23  08003 / Phone: +34 933 19 63 10)
Fundació Tàpies (Address: Carrer d’Aragó, 255, 08007 / Phone: +34 934 87 03 15)
Fundació Joan Miró (Address: Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 / Phone: +34 934 43 94 70)

Minor museums

And here are some of the minor museums, but no less important, in the city that you should not miss:

Wax Museum Museum (Address: Passatge de la Banca, 7, 08002 / Phone: +34 933 17 26 49)
The Maritime Museum (Address: Avinguda de les Drassanes s/n, 08001 / Phone:+34 933 42 99 20)
The Erotica Museum (Address: La Rambla, 96, 08002 / Phone:+34 933 18 98 65)
Monestir de Pedralbes (Address: Baixada del Monestir, 9, 08034 / Phone: +34 932 03 92 82)
The Chocolate Museum (Address: Comerç, 36 / Phone: +34 932 687 878)
Museu Frederic Marès (Address: Plaça de Sant Iu, 5, 08002 / Phone: +34 932 56 35 00)
The Egyptian Museum (Address: Calle Valencia, 284, 08007 / Phone:+34 934 88 01 88)
Catalonia History Museum (Address: Plaça de Pau Vila, 3, 08003 / Phone:+34 932 25 47 00)
The Zoology Museum (Address: Parc de la Ciutadella | Pablo Picasso, s/n, 08003 / Phone: 34 93 319 6912)
The Arqueological Museum of Catalonia (Address: Passeig Santa Madrona, 39, 08038 / Phone:+34 934 23 21 49)
The Science Museum (Address: Carrer d’Isaac Newton, 26, 08022 / Phone:+34 932 12 60 50)

Considering that Barcelona has a strong arts and culture scene, it is only logical that you find many interesting museums and great cultural centers.

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