Things to do in Barcelona
At Fundació Joan Miró architecture and art converge in the same space to reveal the work of the Barcelona-born artist.
The sanctuary of Montserrat is embedded into the mountains of a Natural Park and pilgrims following the Marian Route come here to venerate La Moreneta.
Saint John’s Eve (Revetlla de Sant Joan, in Catalan) is the most magical night of the year. It is also the shortest and marks the beginning of summer. Barcelona residents celebrate the evening and night of 23 June by lighting traditional bonfires, taking nocturnal swims and eating typical pastries called coques de Sant Joan.
Located in the centre of the Gothic Quarter, where the Roman colony of Barcino emerged, this square has brought together Catalan political, social and religious life for two thousand years.
The Olympic Port of Barcelona is one of the busiest leisure spaces in Barcelona. Below we present the most iconic restaurants and nightclubs.
At the beginning of every autumn the Barcelona Triathlon draws thousands of sportspeople to the city for a race that is open to all types of competitor.
Les Fonts del Llobregat are one of the most impressive natural phenomena in the Catalan Pyrenees, just 150 kilometres from Barcelona.
Plaça Reial is the liveliest square in Barcelona’s centre. A beautiful meeting point at all times of day, and into the night.
Barcelona’s link with music is no secret. That’s why, every year, some of Europe’s most important festivals of all musical styles are held here.