Mon, 08/29/2016 - 11:37Literature. The new stall modules will blend in with the Mercat de Santa Caterina style and allow for...
Sat, 08/27/2016 - 08:02Circuits. This summer, make the most of this opportunity and enjoy the outdoor gym and leisure...
Fri, 08/26/2016 - 12:08Facilities. Sixteen municipal centres and bathing areas have outdoor swimming pools until September.
Wed, 08/24/2016 - 16:43Sport. The Sants, Hostafrancs and La Bordeta International Open brings together 670 chess players from...
Fri, 08/19/2016 - 14:37Economy. Barcelona Activa helped 2,813 business projects get off the ground in 2015, which represents a...
Wed, 08/10/2016 - 16:38Tourism. They have been spotted through a thousand street observations and flat inspections and will...
Tue, 08/09/2016 - 16:40Dance. Once again, the IBStage Dance Galas will be packing the Gran Teatre del Liceu with a show...
Sat, 08/06/2016 - 13:16City. Since June, 55 people have been rescued from the sea and 115,000 drinks destined for unauthorised...
Sat, 08/06/2016 - 12:06Art. The City Council has restored the finish of four glass and ceramic panels representing four suns.
Thu, 08/04/2016 - 11:38Modernisme. The house offers a recreational and cultural visit based around three main themes: the...
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Summer evenings at La PedreraOne of the best options to enjoy summer in Barcelona is an evening visit to La Pedrera, with live jazz on the terrace and one the most spectacular views of the city.
Where: Espai Gaudí: Pis, Golfes i Terrat - Fundació Catalunya - La Pedrera
When: From 17/06/2016 to 10/09/2016.
Short films in public and on the terraceFestivals. The 'Mecal Rooftop' and 'Mecal Air' festivals are back, livening up summer evenings with screenings on the terrace of the Hotel Silken and in Pl. Baluard in Poble Espanyol.
Where: Hotel Silken Diagonal Barcelona - HB-004207
When: From 02/06/2016 to 29/09/2016.
The Ming dynasty comes to the CaixaForumThe history of one of the most famous empires in the world, explained via its treasures.
Where: CaixaForum Centre Social i Cultural
When: From 15/06/2016 to 02/10/2016.
Discover a Catalan Gothic gemHeritage. The Monestir de Pedralbes, which dates from 1326, organises guided tours so visitors can get a better idea of the life of its religious community.
Where: Museu Reial Monestir de Santa Maria de Pedralbes
When: Ongoing event
Come for a ride in a rowboatEnjoy a different perspective of the Ciutadella Park and hidden corners of the lake.
Where: Ciutadella park
Visit the Temple and the Crypt of the Sagrada Família!The visit lets you experience the beauty of Antoni Gaudí's emblematic work, admire the temple's interior and its crypt.
Where: Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família - Basílica
When: Ongoing event
Barcelona's highest summit is on Tibidabo, a hill that has become the most important historical meeting and recreation point among Barcelona residents.
Mar Bella Beach
This is the liveliest beach in Barcelona, a popular meeting point for Sant Martí residents, children, students, foreigners and naturists.
Parc de Can Dragó
This is one of the city's largest green spaces, a place for enjoying sport, leisure pursuits and nature in all its splendour.
Parc del Creueta del Coll
Today, the old stone quarry in the Coll neighbourhood is one of the most refreshing parks in the city. It has a pool and an impressive sculpture by Eduardo Chillida.
Jardins Mossèn Costa i Llobera
These amazing gardens at the foot of Montjuïc, facing the sea and with a microclimate all of their own, have over 800 cacti and succulent plants on display.
Parc de Montjuïc
Montjuïc's large, natural park is the best site for enjoying nature and culture together, as it is full of splendid gardens and cultural facilities.
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.
Canòdrom Creative Research Park
The Canòdrom, has been given a new lease of life: it is now a meeting point where creative minds and business people aim to turn ideas into businesses and services.
L’Ateneu de Fabricació digital
A pioneering centre in Barcelona, the Ateneu de Fabricació Digital in the Les Corts district is dedicated to research and creation related to the digital world and the use of technologies.
Fabra i Coats
This old cotton-spinning mill has been reclaimed and now houses a cultural centre and a creation factory, among other things.
The Royal Monastery of Santa Maria de Pedralbes
The Royal Monastery, a gem of Gothic architecture in the upper part of the city, conceals an impressive cloister.
Antoni Gaudí's genius turned the ruins of a historical Collserola site into a dream castle known as the Torre Bellesguard, or Bellesguard House.
Castell de Torre Baró
Visible from many parts of the city, Torre Baró Castle is one of the icons of the Nou Barris district.
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.
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.
Vila de Gràcia
Always full of life and a lively spirit, the neighbourhood of Gràcia has a long history going back centuries.
The historical Raval neighbourhood, which remained outside the city walls during the Middle Ages, is now the neighbourhood with the city's richest and most varied cultural offering.
Popular, multicultural and always active, the Poble-sec neighbourhood rises up from Paral·lel to the foot of Montjuïc, forming a charming network of busy streets.
Experience the essence of every Barcelona district and discover their diversity of its 73 neighbourhoods.
Discover the most important cultural events being held this summer in the city.
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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.
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