Carrer Montcada, 15-23, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Tue, Wed, Fri - Sun 9am - 7pm
Thur 9am - 9:30pm
Picasso MuseumMake a mandatory stop at the Picasso Museum in Barcelona’s El Born neighborhood. The museum houses more than 4,000 of the prolific artist’s works, many of which were made in Barcelona itself. As you view the large collection of Picasso's early paintings and drawings, you will get an in-depth look at his evolution as an artist. Walk through the exhibits and wonder at the Spanish master’s many periods, phases, and styles.
AFAR Local Expert
over 5 years ago
Get your art fix in El Born
Gallery hop and make a mandatory stop at the Picasso Museum in Barcelona’s El Born neighborhood. Admire local, historic and contemporary art in El Born’s hodge-podge of tiny art shops, airy galleries and more traditional museums. While you’re at it, snap shots of gothic architecture like Santa Maria del Mar Basilica. Don’t miss the career-spanning collection at Barcelona’s Picasso Museum. Walk through the exhibits and wonder at the Spanish master’s many periods, phases and styles. Addresses: Picasso Museum Carrer Montcada, 15-23, 08003 ,Barcelona Santa Maria del Mar Basilica Plaça de Santa Maria, 1, 08003, Barcelona
about 6 years ago
Lovely Museum For Picasso and Art Fans
One of our favorite things about this museum is its location -- right in the heart of Barcelona's Born neighborhood. Carrer Montcada, the street on which you find the Picasso Museum, snakes its way through old stone apartment buildings and its flanks give way to side streets rife with adventure and discovery. The same can be said about the museum. The facility is house in an old stone building whose hallways and passageways are steeped in Barcelona history. Picasso's works seem to be hiding in every corner of the museum. You'll be surprised by the paintings you see. While most of us think of Picasso as the guy who did the weird cubist paintings, the work inside the museum suggests something else. You´ll find the standard cubism works, but you'll also see a seemingly endless amount of colorful works which show that Picasso was a multimedia wizard who did much more than weird, geometrical faces and bodies. This is a fantastic museum to visit!