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Museum of the Decorative Arts

Placa de les Glories, 37-38, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 80 50 24
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Wasted journey

Quite a journey out on the Metro to get to the gardens of the Palau Reial to enjoy the gardens and... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2014
Rvwr2012
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Billericay, United Kingdom
Museum no longer open

When we visited today we were told by the unfriendly cashiers that the museum was no longer open... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2013
family32606
,
gainesville, FL
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14 May 2014
“Wasted journey”
2 Jan 2013
“Museum no longer open”
LOCATION
Placa de les Glories, 37-38, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
Poblenou
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+34 932 80 50 24
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Reviewed 14 May 2014

Quite a journey out on the Metro to get to the gardens of the Palau Reial to enjoy the gardens and view the exhibits in the museums. The gardens were green, cool and pleasant for a walk. BUT - we had gone predominantly for the...More

3  Thank Rvwr2012
Reviewed 2 January 2013

When we visited today we were told by the unfriendly cashiers that the museum was no longer open. The Ceramics Museum is the only exhibit that can be visited in the Palace.

2  Thank family32606
Reviewed 26 November 2012

Well worth your time visiting the three wonderful museums located inside a palace with a majestic entry through a beautiful park. Franco himself made it his home when visiting Barcelona. Don't skip the upper floor where the most interesting museum of historical clothes is located.

Thank mh972
Reviewed 18 October 2012

Friends and I specifically visited this museum to view the Van Cleef Arpels exhibit. This exhibit was one of the most spectacular exhibits of fine Jewellery I have seems. It was well thought out with examples of each period of Jewellery making. The quality and...More

Thank caljang
Reviewed 4 November 2011

This museum shows the evolution of the decorative arts in chronological order, starting from the Romanesque period of art. Other periods are the Gothic age, the Renaissance period, the Baroque age, the Rococo age, the Neoclassic period, the Neoclassic Imperial period, the Romantic period, the...More

4  Thank BennyMalaga
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Poblenou
The futuristic Agbar Tower stands out from Barcelona's
skyline in Poblenou. It is no coincidence then that
this area of town is the newly crowned technological
park of the city, its own mini Silicon Valley
containing a tech incubator (Barcelona Activa) as well
as a host of local and international high tech
companies. To accommodate the onrush of new residents
and workers, the area of Poblenou has seen a surge of
...More
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