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International Museum Day at Casa Lleó i Morera

Next Thursday, May 19, to celebrate the International Museum Day, Casa Lleó i Morera will offer a concert to commemorate the VI Meeting ESMUC-GNESIN. As every year, the Superior College of Music of Catalonia (ESMUC) and the GNESIN Academy in Moscow will work together in a project that approaches both institutions, countries and cultures. Following this collaboration, chamber groups […]

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Barcelona Free Museums on Sunday Evening

[To know more about Barcelona] The MNAC, CCCB and the Picasso Museum are among those that open their doors to the public on the first Sunday of every month all year round, and others do the same every Sunday afternoon from 3pm to 8pm. Montjuïc Castle Montjuïc Castle is a municipal facility located on a […]

Animals And Pharohs

Animals and Pharaohs

Animals, real or representative, wild or domesticated, played a key role in ancient Egypt and were ever present in everyday life. Ancient Egyptians understood the animals’ characteristics and used these in different ways for their symbolic images. Thus, the animal figure becomes the multiple element of a coded language, written or represented, and in this […]

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World Press Photo Barcelona

The tenth edition of the international exhibition, World Press Photo, is celebrated until the 8th December at the Centre of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona (CCCB) with 130 winning photographs of the prestigious international photojournalism awards. The World Press Photo has become one of the most outstanding events of culture and visual journalism of Barcelona, attracting […]

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Do not miss these events at La Mercè 2014

Les Festes de la Mercè is a traditional fiesta in the city center every September in honor of one of the patron saints of Barcelona, La Mare de Deu de la Mercè (or ‘Our Lady of Mercy’).  This year’s edition is celebrated from 19th – 24th of September.  Top Highlights of La Mercè Festival 2014  Live Music  If you’re […]

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Horror Experience at Wax Museum

The Wax Museum of Barcelona offers a completely innovative, terrifying experience, created exclusively for night-time visits. In the ‘Horror Experience’, not all of the museums figures are made of wax. After his success with the Coliseum Horror Experience at Teatre Coliseum, producer Horror Box returns with a whole new experience of terror and created exclusively […]

Barcelona with children: Backpack baby

Travelling with kids to Barcelona allows you to discover a lot of interesting places and activities out of the mainstream. For instance, museums such as Museu Marítim, with its old ships and cool audiovisual displays; or the deliciously sweet and small Museu de la Xocolata or the enjoyably creepy wax figures of the Museu de […]

L’U232 Hotel promeut le meilleur art de Barcelone

Les passionnés d’art n’ont plus d’excuses pour ne pas s’évader et profiter d’un week-end complet à Barcelone durant lequel ils pourront visiter quelques-uns des musées et des centres culturels les plus réputés au niveau international. L’U232 Hotel, qui appartient au réseau d’établissements que le groupe Núñez i Navarro possède à Barcelone, a créé l’Art Weekend […]

Titanic: the exhibition in Barcelona

About 200 of the items that were on board the Titanic as it sank, recreations of cabins and even explanations about their design and construction are now showing at the Maritime Museum. Visitors will transport themselves back to the past, and discover at first hand what life was like on board this ship, thanks to […]

Myths and Ancient Coins

Gods and heroes adorned the coins of Hispania. Now an exhibition explains some of the beliefs associated with them. They were not just used to pay for products and services but also as amulets, talismans, offerings and funeral and even items. We are referring to the coins of Roman Hispania now on display at the […]