Places

Sagrada Familia

Gaudí's masterpiece

Interesting because: greatest exponent of Catalan modernist architecture, icon of the city.

Address: Plaça de la Sagrada Familia, 08013, Barcelona.

Times: From November to February from 9 am to 6 pm. March from 9 am to 7:00 pm. From April to September from 9 am to 8 pm. October from 9 am to 7:00 pm. 25 and 26 December and 1 and 6 January from 9 am to 2 pm.

Price: Sagrada Familia with guide or audioguide: € 19.50 / Unguided: 15 € / Children under 10 free / Guided Tour "Skip the Line": adults 36€ and childs 18€

Boqueria Market

Colors, textures and smells: products from around the world

Interesting because: fresh products frescos from around the world, Gourmet core with bars like El Quim, El Pinotxo...

Address La Rambla, 91, 08002 Barcelona

Times: From Monday to Saturday from 8 am to 8:30 pm. Sundays closed.

Price: Free acces

Casa Batlló

More than a building, is already a legend of the art

Interesting because: The modernist facade, which simulates a calm sea, hides a world of surprises and refined architectural details.

Address: Passeig de Gràcia, 43 08007 Barcelona

Times: Open daily all year round from 9 am to 9 pm. (last admission at 8 pm).

Price: Adult (+18): 21,5€ - Junior (7-18) and senior (+65): 18,5€ - Childs (-7): gratis - Audioguide in catalan, spanish, french, english, italian, german, chinese, japanese, russian and portuguese.

Park Güell

Imagination and creativity of natural inspiration

Interesante por: It reflects the artistic fullness of Gaudí, known technical how the cross of four arms or the "trencadís"

Address: Carrer d'Olot, 5, 08024, Barcelona.

Times: 25 October to 28 March from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm. 29 March to 3 May and from 7 September to 4 October from 8:30 am to 7:30 pm. 4 May to 6 September from 8:30 am to 9 pm.

Price: General: 8€ / Junior (7-12 years) y + 65 years: 5,60€ / Childs (0-6): free Entrance + guided tour 2h: 20€

Palau de la Música Catalana

One of the masterpieces of Catalan Modernism

Interesting because: designed by Domènech i Montaner, one of the three great architects of Catalan Modernism

Address: Carrer Palau de la música, 4-6, 08003 Barcelona

Times: Guided tours daily from 10 am to 3:30 pm. Easter week and July from 10 am to 6 pm. August from 9 am to 8 pm.

Price: General: 18 €. Children under 10 free. Languages: Catalan, Castilian, English, French and Italian

Poble Espanyol

Gaze at the architectural framework and the best craftsmanship

Interesting because: Traditional architecture from various regions of Spain.

Address: Avinguda Francesc Ferrer i Guardia, 13, 08038 Barcelona.

Times: Mondays from 9 am to 8 pm. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 9 am to 12 pm. Fridays and Saturdays from 9 am to 3 am.

Price: Adults: 12€ / Childs < 4 years: free / Childs from 4 to 12 years: 7 € / Night (valid from 8 pm): 7 €

Font Màgica de Montjuïc

Lights, water and music

Interesting because: unique show and suitable for all ages

Address: Plaça de Carles Buïgas, 1, 08038 Barcelona, España

Times: Autumn and Winter: Friday and Saturday, from 7 pm to 9 pm. Spring and Summer (from March 31 to October 29): From Thursday to Sunday, from 9 pm to 11.30 pm.

Start time choreography: Autumn and Winter: 7 pm, 7:30 pm, 8 pm, 8:30 pm. Spring and Summer: 9 pm, 9:30 pm, 10 pm, 10:30 pm, 11 pm.

Price: Free

Casa Milà - La Pedrera

Calcareous stone and tiles simulating a snowy mountain

Interesting because: the last civil work of Gaudí and at the same time, one of the most innovative functional, constructive and ornamental aspects.

Address: Carrer de Provença, 261 -265, 08008 Barcelona

Times: There are 3 types of visit: Pedrera by Day; Pedrera by Day Premium; and Gaudi's Pedrera - The Origins. See article

Price: Pedrera by Day: Adult 20,50 € - Chils from 7 to 12 years 10,25 € / Pedrera by Day Premium: Adult 27 - Childs from 7 to 12 years 10,25 € / Gaudí's Pedrera - The Origins: Adult 34€ - Childs from 7 to 12 years 17 €

Tibidabo Amusement Park

A magical landmark of Barcelona

Interesting because: Centennial Park and one of the oldest of the world

Address: Carretera Vallvidrera Tibidabo, 51-59, 08035 Barcelona

Times: February 28 until December 30, weekends and holidays. From 1 July to 13 September, also open from Wednesday to Sunday. in August open daily, Monday to Sunday. From 12:00 to 23:00h.

Price: General: 28,50€ / from 90 to 120 cm: 10,30€ / - 90 cm: free.

Horta's Labyrinth Gardens

Eighteenth century neoclassical garden

Interesting because: the oldest garden in town with with sculptures of Greek mythology.

Address: Passeig dels Castanyers, 1, 08035, Barcelona

Times: 1 April to 31 October daily from 10 am to 8 pm. 1 November to 31 March daily from 10 am to 7 pm. Closed 25 December.

Price: General: 2,23€ / - 5 years free.

Camp Nou

More than a club

Interesting because: the biggest football stadium in Europe

Address: Carrer d'Arístides Maillol, 12, 08028 Barcelona

Times: Open every day of the year except January 1 and December 25. Tour 1: 30h duration. On match days you can only visit the museum and panoramic view of the stadium until 3 pm

Price: Adult: 23 €. Childs (from 6 to 13 years): 17 €

Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau

The biggest modernist complex in Europe

Interesting because: the union of history and architecture takes visitors back to the early twentieth century

Address: Carrer de Sant Quintí, 89, 08026 Barcelona

Times: From November to March from Monday to Saturday from 10:00 to 16: 30h. From April to October, Monday to Saturday from 10:00 to 18:30h. Sundays and bankholidays from 10:00 to 14:30h.

Price: Ticket: 8€ / Ticket with guide: 14€ / Children under 16 years free

Ciutadella Park

A large green space of classical beauty

Interesting because: As its name suggests, it is located in the place where the military citadel of the city was.

Address: Passeig Picasso, 21, 08018, Barcelona.

Times: Open daily all year round. January and February from 10 am to 6 pm. March from 10 am to 7 pm. April from 10 am to 8 pm. May to September from 10 am to 9 pm. October from 10 am to 8 pm. November from 10 am to 7 pm. December from 10 am to 6 pm.

Price: Free acces

Santa Caterina

More than a market!

Interesting por: fresh food market, restaurant, archeological center.

Address: Carrer Giralt el Pellisser, 2-4, 08003 Barcelona

Times: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. Thursday and Friday from 7:30 am to 8:30 pm. Closed Sunday.

Precio: Free acces

Picasso Museum

Created by personal will of the artist

Interesting because: takes up 5 palaces from 13th and 14th centuries, fine exemples of Catalan Civil Gothic. It has a permanent collection of 3800 works.

Address: Carrer Montcada, 15-23, 08003 Barcelona

Times: Tuesday to Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm. Thursday from 9 am to 9:30 pm. Closed on Mondays, 1 January, 1 May, 24 June, 25 and 26 December

Price: Collection + temporal expo: 14 € / Just Collection: 11 € / Just temporal exposition: 6,50 €