For many years Barcelona has been known for being one of Europe's most cultural cities. It is not too surprising to know that every year million's of people come here to experience the great culture and art that Barcelona has to offer.
Besides a lot of monuments and the known sights that are a must-see for any tourist, a lot of people also want to visit some museums during their stay. Luckily for them, Barcelona is a city that has many museums and of different kinds. So there is probably a museum worth visiting for everyone. There are over 55 museums in Barcelona, we have listed a groups of museums that are popular, special and definitely worth visiting.
One of Gaudí's masterpieces. Every year, the place is packed with tourists who want to experience its greatness.
Address: Provença, 261-265, 08008 Barcelona
Phone: 0034 902 20 21 38
November to February: 9:00 am to 6:30 pm; March to October: 9:00 am to 8:00 pm.
Known as one of the most popular museums in northern Spain, the Dali museum is located outside of Barcelona, but definitely worth visiting. Click here for more information on this museum.
Address: Plaza Gala-Salvador Dalí, 5, 17600 Figueras, GIRONA
Phone: 00 34 972 67 75 00
Hours: 10:30 am to 8:00 pm
Great place to go to for people who want to satisfy some other senses besides seeing and hearing.The perfume museum provides a great variaty of perfume vessels from different periods in history.
Address: Passeig de Gràcia, 39, 08007 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 932 16 01 21
If you are interested in exploring exhibitions about ancient Egypt, then this museum is a must-visit. One of the best in Europe.
Address: Calle Valencia, 284, 08007 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 93 488 01 88
Monday to Saturday between 10:00 and 20:00 hours (It does not close at midday).
Sundays between 10:00 and 14:00 hours
The Ceramic museum
People who are into Ceramic arts should definitely check this museum out. The museum has great collection that is worth seeing and studying.
Address: Av. Diagonal, 686. Palau Reial de Pedralbes, 08034 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 932 563 465
Hours: 09:00 am to 7:00 pm
The Maritime museum
One of the most interesting museums in Barcelona, the museum portrays all aspects of the sea e.g. the ship, diagrams, weapons, drawings, tools etc.. The museum is constantly being improved and extended.
Address: Avinguda de les Drassanes, s/n, 08001 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 933 42 99 20
Hours: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
The Picasso Museum
The most famous art museum in Barcelona, the Picasso museum receives over a million customers every year and is a must visit for anyone who comes to Barcelona.
Address: Carrer de Montcada, 15-23, 08003 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 932 56 30 00
Hours: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
CosmoCaixa, the Science museum
For the people who like to learn, the science museum is a good option. It is a great museum, a very interesting one as well.
Address: Carrer d'Isaac Newton, 26, 08022 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 932 12 60 50
Hours: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Barcelona wax museum
The wax museum is a good one to go, if you always wandered about how you would look like next to a celebrity or a famous person from history. Check it out while you are in Barcelona.
Address: Passatge de la Banca, 7, 08002 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 933 17 26 49
Joan Miró Museum
Experience the great works of one of Europe's most influential artists, Joan Miró. Definitely worth visiting if you are into art and a fan of Joan Miró's work.
Address: Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 934 43 94 70
Hours: 10:00 am to 9:30 pm
El Museo Nacional D'Art de Catalunya
The National Art Museum of Barcelona gives you an overview of years of Catalan Art. It is definitely worth paying a visit to. If you want to learn more about Catalonia.
Address: Palau Nacional, Parc de Montjuïc, s/n, 08038 Barcelona
Phone: 00 34 936 22 03 60
Hours: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
As you can see there are a lot of different museums for everyone in Barcelona and all of these are definitely worth visiting. Just take a good look at what all of them have to offer, and you can make a selection of which to visit based on your personal interests. Hopefully this information will help you with that choice and will give you enough information so you can plan out some great days during your stay in Barcelona.