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Museums in Barcelona

Best art museums in Barcelona Miró CCCB Picasso MNAC MACBA Tàpies Fundació Joan Miró Created by Miró himself, Fundació Joan Miró offers an incredible overview of Miró’s art throughout his life. We loved the incredible building, that took us on a long art walk inside and outside. The museum has an very useful audioguide, it’s not free, but totally worth it. It has explanations to many paintings, as well as several walk and supplemental information you will only find out if you play with the audio guide around. More about my experience and more pictures here. More information on the … Continue reading

Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya

More information on the museums website. We went to the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya for it’s collection of Modernism Art, the Building and the view were worth visiting this incredible museum as well. They have a good app with helpful explanations, don’t forget the headphones, you won’t be able to listen to the audio otherwise.

Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB)

At the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona we enjoyed the most insightful multi-media exhibition “After the End of the World” on environmental challenges our planet faces now and will in the future. More information on the museums website. “After the End of the World is an exhibition about the Earth of 2017 irreversibly transformed into the Anthropoceneplanet after two centuries of human impact on natural systems. But it is also an exhibition about how we will reach the world of the latter half of the 21st century, and about our society’s responsibility to the generations who will be born … Continue reading

FUNDACIÓ ANTONI TÀPIES

Fundació Antoni Tàpies The Fundació Antoni Tàpies has some major works by Tàpies’ on display, the temporary exhibition of the time of my visit was the incredibly insightful photography series by Susan Meiselas documenting the Nicaraguan war. The museum has an app with lots of supplemental materials for some exhibitions, so don’t forget your headphones and ask ask for the app, it was free at the time of my visit. More information on the museums website.

Fundació Joan Miró

Created by Miró himself, Fundació Joan Miró offers an incredible overview of Miró’s art throughout his life. We loved the incredible building, that took us on a long art walk inside and outside. The museum has an very useful audioguide, it’s not free, but totally worth it. It has explanations to many paintings, as well as several walk and supplemental information you will only find out if you play with the audio guide around. The museum is easily accessible by the bus, buy your bus ticket beforehand at a metro station. We always get a 10-trip-ticket, it’s half the price … Continue reading

Flea Markets in Barcelona | Spain

Best flea markets in Barcelona Barcelona has unique, stylish, hipster and huge flea markets to offer. We are very spoiled flea markets enthusiast and wouldn’t recommend coming to Barcelona on a quest for awesome antiques, but once you are here and have couple of hours on the weekend and nothing better to do, try your luck here. Lost & Found Encants flea market Fleadonia Port Antic Lost & Found Lost and Found is held in an amazing Train Station, what a magical setup for a stylish flea market. A polished flea market with mostly hipster vintage clothes and furniture. You … Continue reading