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Montjuic Castle

Carretera de Montjuic, 66, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
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Carretera de Montjuic, 66, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Getting here is a fun experience. Riding the telefric is cool and experiencing the terrific views from the Castle is memorable. Pro tip - Sunday afternoons after 3 pm admission fees are waived at the Castle. You still have to get a "ticket" - they...More

Thank kwb327
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try and set aside a few hours to embark on the history of Barcelona's fascinating past. There is plenty of visual information to keep you absorbed for hours. And before leaving take in the views of the harbour and city.

Thank Dolores H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The area around Montjuic castle is in my opinion one of the nicest in Barcelona and the park around the castle is very interesting. As it is in a high hill overlooking plaza de Espanya it has great views of the city

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst it is a fairly tough walk to the castle (albeit there are available cable cars), it is completely worth it. There's not that much to see at the actual castle, although it is interesting enough. What's really outstanding are the views! You can see...More

2  Thank JamieMaddison12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there once, took the cable thing to go up. it was such a beautiful view. there was an event that night ( food trucks and a live show ) so i did not get the chance to walk a lot inside the castle...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a well taken care of, clean and interesting site. The museum within notes the... complicated history of the place. The views of Barcelona are great and I would recommend it to anyone interested in looking out over the city. We walked up the...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a big site and very reasonably priced. There are a few side rooms with displays but mostly this place is all about the battlements and views

Thank HHH666Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really excited to visit this place. The views were really cool from here. There is plenty of walking around to do. Besides a couple of the big cannons, there is not a lot to see. I would not visit here if you are...More

Thank Russell3939
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ticket is cheap (3-6€) and really worth it. You visit the castle at your own pace and you'll enjoy awesome views of the city, the commercial harbor or the Mediterranean Sea. Watch out for sunburns though :) After taking a funicular (price of a...More

1  Thank Antoine D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place with great views of Barcelona. Sundays after three is free and some Sundays is all day free.

Thank cristal2004
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
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12 May 2017|
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Response from PaulM16 | Reviewed this property |
yes but areas are cobbled plus stairs to climb but not too many
25 January 2017|
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Response from Malcolm A | Reviewed this property |
5 Euros
27 December 2016|
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Response from Bassim A | Reviewed this property |
Ask your hotel or check online. I don't know if they are open on first but they should as its a church