Museu del Disseny de Barcelona
Barcelona's design museum lies inside a new monolithic building with geometric facades and a rather brutalist appearance – which has...
Museu Can Framis
Set in a former textile factory, this contemporary museum is a showcase for Catalan painting of the past 60 years. The galleries display...
Museu de la Música
Some 500 instruments (less than a third of those held) are on show in this museum, housed on the 2nd floor of the administration...
Teatre Nacional de Catalunya
Ricard Bofill’s ultraneoclassical theatre, with its bright, airy foyer, hosts a wide range of performances, including dramas, comedies,...
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Torre Agbar information
Barcelona’s very own cucumber-shaped tower, Jean Nouvel’s luminous Torre Agbar, is among the most daring additions to the skyline since the first towers of La Sagrada Família went up. Completed in 2005, it shimmers at night in shades of midnight blue and lipstick red. Talks have long been underway to transform the tower into a luxury hotel.