Mon, 07/16/2018 - 20:03City Council. The Mayor, Ada Colau, presented the declaration by municipal governments at the UN...
Wed, 07/11/2018 - 17:07City Council. The meeting between Ada Colau and Anne Hidalgo focused on the fight against...
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 16:32Water polo. Two inaugural ceremonies are being held as from 9.30 pm on 14 and 16 July, heralding the...
Wed, 07/04/2018 - 13:07City Council. The two municipal governments share strategies for combatting gentrification and...
Mon, 07/02/2018 - 13:15City. Barcelona is a city geared towards the sea, with multiple sports options. Summer is the best time...
Thu, 06/28/2018 - 20:35Culture and free time. Ticket sales will also be online only, helping to prevent build-ups of visitors.
Mon, 06/25/2018 - 18:38Leisure. Magic, shows and new attractions for the new summer season at the amusement park.
Mon, 06/25/2018 - 06:18Barcelona once again fills with culture in July with a new edition of the Grec festival.
Thu, 06/14/2018 - 17:36City Council. The contrasting styles of four teams of illustrators promote the message that the city...
Fri, 06/08/2018 - 14:01The second stage of the campaign highlighting Barcelona’s musical and design talent gets under way.
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'Bodas de sangre’ (Blood Wedding)
El Grec festival repeats one of last season’s successes, with Lorca’s tragedy on passion, love and death.
Where: L'Espai Teatral - Biblioteca Nacional de Catalunya
When: From 20/06/2018 to 27/07/2018.
CosmoNits at the CosmoCaixa
Enjoy the science-fiction evenings being organised by the CosmoCaixa.
Where: CosmoCaixa Barcelona
When: From 05/07/2018 to 02/08/2018.
‘La favorite’ returns to El Liceu
Michael Spyres and Clémentine Margaine perform in Donizetti’s romantic opera.
Where: Gran Teatre del Liceu
When: From 08/07/2018 to 24/07/2018.
Evenings with rhythm at the Casa de les Punxes
Enjoy summer evenings with live music on the rooftop of the Casa de les Punxes.
Where: Casa Terrades - Casa de les Punxes
When: From 22/06/2018 to 31/08/2018.
Divine walls at the Monastery of Pedralbes
Coinciding with the reopening of St. Michael’s Chapel, the monastery presents the exhibition ‘Murals divins’.
Where: Museu Reial Monestir de Santa Maria de Pedralbes
When: From 22/06/2018 to 30/04/2019.
Festival Mecal Air 2018
The open-air short film festival moves to the Jardins d’Elisava with a programme including sessions for science-fiction, horror and animation.
Where: Jardins d'Elisava
When: From 06/07/2018 to 31/08/2018.
Barcelona Design Hub
This new architectural icon in the city is located in Plaça de les Glòries, in the district of Sant Martí, and houses the Museu del Disseny de Barcelona.
Barcelona's highest summit is on Tibidabo, a hill that has become the most important historical meeting and recreation point among Barcelona residents.
Sant Pau Art Nouveau site
The site by the architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, has become a new point of reference for the city of Barcelona.
The first wharf Barcelona ever had is now a magnificent seafront promenade lined with boats.
Horta's old quarter
Formerly a village separate from the city, the Horta neighbourhood preserves its splendid old quarter, made up of little squares and small streets, where life still goes on at a village pace.
Antoni Gaudí's genius turned the ruins of a historical Collserola site into a dream castle known as the Torre Bellesguard, or Bellesguard House.
Architecture and nature join forces in one of the symbols of Modernista Barcelona offering one of the best views of the city.
Set up as a cultural centre in 1998, the Nau Ivanow is a leader in the creation, production and diffusion of performing arts.
Once an independent town, today it is now a charming, delightful and truly literary neighbourhood, with a network of squares and tiny streets where time appears to have stopped.
Castell de Torre Baró
Visible from many parts of the city, Torre Baró Castle is one of the icons of the Nou Barris district.
Camp Nou is the epicentre of football in Barcelona. It houses Barça's stadium and also the club museum, one of the most visited museums in Catalonia.
Els Encants Nous
Housed in a spectacular new building in Plaça de les Glòries, this is one of the oldest and most emblematic markets in the city.
Experience the essence of every Barcelona district and discover their diversity of its 73 neighbourhoods.
Find out what you need to do to access the health system in Barcelona.
Find out about the wide range of festa majors or big annual festivals taking place in Barcelona’s districts and neighbourhoods.
Hidden away off the beaten tourist track, down little side streets, there are genuine.
Barcelona is establishing itself as a driving force behind strategic sectors for the economy such as ICTs, biotechnology and research.
Food and drink
Barcelona offers the finest in Mediterranean cuisine.
Discover the most important cultural events being held this summer in the city.
Before you rent your tourist accommodation, check that it's got a tourist licence
New season at TibidaboFind out what’s new
“Let’s share Barcelona”
Live and let live!
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Palau de Congressos de Barcelona
Dues sessions obertes al públic general
2018 Grec Festival
Check out the programme and ticket sales
The best cinema, on the beach
Independent, alternative and free cinema
Summer Concerts for 2018
28 June - 26 July
European Waterpolo Championships
JULY 14-28 2018. Bernat Picornell Pools
Sala Montjuïc 2018
The best films of all time, live music and picnics
Black Light- art and esotericism CCCB
Secret traditions in art since the 1950s
DOMÈNEC. NOT HERE, NOT ANYWHERE
Exhibition: 19 April – 11 September 2018
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