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Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya - MNAC

Closed Now: 10:00 - 15:00
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National Art Museum of Catalonia Entrance Ticket
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National Art Museum of Catalonia Entrance Ticket
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An art museum containing hundreds of pieces from the medieval age to the 19th century.
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Palau Nacional. Parc de Montjuic | Palau Nacional, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
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The building is amazing, the road to the building is beautiful (water falls etc.) the cost is logical and the paintings exposed will astonish you (Murillo, El Greco, Tiziano etc.). Just to see those paintings I would pay to go to Barcelona. The entrance ticket...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yannis K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Although located a little way out ofthe main hub of Barcelona, it is worth getting there to see the amazing art work on display. The views from the Art Museum are also worth seeing and exploring from the many levels. Located behind the famous fountain...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 626Krystyna
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is free after 15h and every first Sunday of the month. This being said, it must be seen! So many beautiful artworks in the Montjuïc area. You can spend a few hours in the museum and the surrounding area. In fact, you can dedicate...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lulutshum
Reviewed 6 days ago

The fountains as you approach are just gorgeous. plenty of photo opportunities. The Gallery is massive. You have to make your mind up what you really want to see - Modern Art was interesting. Outdoor Cafe and indoor Restaurant. lovely shop. Many of the artists...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 896susanj
Reviewed 1 week ago

From Plaza de Espanà, you have a beautiful view and the Museu. To reach the Museu you have many escalator and behind the Museu, you can reach the Mirò Foundation and the funicular to reach the Monjtuic Castel. You can also have a view on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well I couldn't believe that the national art museum of Catalonia where thousands of tourists visit every day has descriptions only in Catalan with Spanish translation.for real now?

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 186pam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This building is wonderful and has many monuments on the splendid walk up to it. Although some people will find it a bit of a trek it is certainly worth the effort to see it and the sublime views that await you when you get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

impressive building not much grounds around it but you can walk to the olympic stadium from here. nice views of all of barcelona. the hop on and off buses stop here

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mafmeijer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While on Barcelona’s City tour we were brought to MNAC . Viewing is free and you can imagine how Romanesque art flourished in Catalunya . The Museum building is in itself a marvel. From there one can see a magnificent view of the City of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Flormir
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gorgeous building up on Montjuic hill, which is one of our favorite areas of Barcelona. Many more sights to see up here as well, so make a day of it.

Date of experience: August 2018
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17 December 2018|
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Response from NorwichCarrow | Reviewed this property |
The terraces in front of the museum are open to all, you only need to pay for admission to the museum itself. The terraces give great views over the fountains, especially when the Musicam fountains are playing.
Kate Y
8 August 2018|
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Response from Jeremy R | Reviewed this property |
You can use either but sometimes you get no cell phone reception
Kathi S
28 September 2017|
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Response from Wayfarer8850 | Reviewed this property |
We also just jumped off the bus and purchased whilst there. No problem. Have a great time. The view is stunning, especially from the roof