Fundació Joan Miró
Joan Miró, the city’s best-known 20th-century artistic progeny, bequeathed this art foundation to his hometown in 1971. Its light-filled...
Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya
This archaeology museum, housed in what was the Graphic Arts palace during the 1929 World Exhibition, covers Catalonia and cultures from...
This lovely amphitheatre on Montjuïc stages one of the city's best festivals, with theatre, dance and music events running throughout...
On the parlour floor of an old house, Casa Xica is a casual, but artfully designed space that fuses elements of the Far East with fresh...
Passeig de l'Exposició 85 · interesting places nearby
Xemei (‘Twins’ in Venetian, because it is run by a pair of twins from Italy’s lagoon city) is a wonderful slice of Venice in Barcelona. To the accompaniment of gentle jazz, you might try a starter of mixed cicheti (Venetian seafood tapas), followed with bigoi in salsa veneziana (thick spaghetti in an anchovy and onion sauce).