BEST Barcelona museums to visit

Best Barcelona Museums

Barcelona has an wide variety of world class art museums, history museums, sports museums and more. Please note that Barcelona does not have a Dali museum. The biggest Dali museum near Barcelona is in Figueres which is 1.5 hours north of Barcelona by train or tour. Scroll down this page to find the most popular museums to visit in Barcelona.

Updated March 2024

Picasso Museum

Picasso Barcelona

The most popular museum in Barcelona is the Picasso Museum, which explores the early and formative years iin Barcelona of the world's most famous artist. In the spring, summer and fall and weekends all year we recommend that you book skip the line tickets to avoid long waiting queues.
TICKETS Picasso museum skip the line

FC Barcelona museum at Camp Nou stadium


The Camp Nou stadium and FC Barcelona museum is the second most popular museum visit in Barcelona. Access to the Spotify Camp Nou stadium is not possible until November 2024 due to ongoing renovations. For this reason, the FC Barcelona Museum has been moved to a new space just next to the stadium.
Tickets Camp Nou stadium tour

Miro Museum on Montjuic hill


The Miro Museum Fundacio Joan Miró has a lovely location on Montjuic hill and is worth visting both for the art and the city views. The Miró museum exhibits primarily works by Miró but also has a space called 'Espai 13' which is dedicated to promoting works by upcoming experimental artists and works by Peter Greenaway, Chillida, René Magritte, Rothko, Tàpies and Saura. The Miró foundation building was designed by Josep Lluís Sert who designed the structure with courtyards and terraces to create a natural path for visitors to move through the building.
Tickets Miró museum

MNAC art museum


The MNAC art museum at the Palau Nactional is at the foot of Montjuic hill and near the Magic Fountain and Plaza Espanya. It's a wonderful building and location. Highlights are roof-top terrace and the Picasso room. The MNAC museum has a outstanding collection of romanesque church paintings, and Catalan art from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, including modernisme and noucentisme works.
Tickets MNAC museum

MACBA modern art museum


MACBA modern art museum in Raval area is a must for modern art lovers. The MACBA has a large collection of contemporary art works by renowned Catalan, Spanish and international artists. The building, in which the colour white predominates, was designed by the North-American architect Richard Meier.
Tickets MACBA museum

MUHBA city history museum


MUHBA. Barcelona history museum in Gothic area. A visit to the MUHBA on Plaça del Rei takes you a journey through Barcelona's two-thousand-year history. Just a few floors under the current Barcelona city level you will find yourself in the ruins of Barcino, the Roman city of Barcelona.
Tickets MUHBA

DHUB Design Museum


DHUB Design Museum. The Design Museum of Barcelona has 4 permanent exhibitions with a total collection of 70,000 items from the previously separate musuems of Decorative Arts Museum, Ceramics Museum, Textile Museum and Gabinet de les Arts Grafiques (Cabinet of Graphic Arts.)
Tickets DHUB

More Museums

There are many more museums in Barcelona to choose from including fun ones like the Barcelona chocolate museum, the perfume museum and even a Barcelona hash museum

Art museum pass

Articket - Barcelona Art museum pass to 6 top art museums in Barcelona. Valid 6 months. Please note this card does not give access to all the museums mentioned in this article.

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Last Updated on Monday, 25 March 2024 16:19