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Barcelona History Museum

  • Adriano columns. Barcelona History Museum, MUHBA

    Adriano columns. Barcelona History Museum, MUHBA

  

Category

Historic

Owner

Local government(Town council)
Plaza del Rey, s/n.
08002 Barcelona
Barcelona, Catalonia
Barcelona

Telephone+34 932562122

E-mailinformaciomuhba@bcn.cat

Websitehttp://ajuntament.barcelona.cat/museuhistoria/

The City History Museum is dedicated to research, conservation and promotion of Barcelona's heritage. It is an active institution that interprets and explains the city not only through its own collections but also through those of other museums and the urban heritage it comprises. Visitors can get to know the history of Barcelona through objects from the past. So, beneath Plaza del Rei square, Calle Comtes street, Plaza de Sant Lu square, the Marès Museum and part of the Gothic cathedral, you can visit archaeological sites with important remains that show the origins of the city known as Colonia Iulia Augusta Faventia Paterna Barcino, founded by the Romans 2,000 years ago.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Tuesday to Saturday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Wednesday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Public holidays and Sundays

10:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Closing days: Monday

Rates

 

General: €6

Reduced: €4

Children: Free admission

ICOM members and associations: Free admission

 Free admission: all day on the first Sunday of the month.

Services
Corporate events
Programme of cultural activities
Guided tours

Reservations
Website: http://euromus.cultura.gencat.cat/muslinkIII/venda/index.jsp?lang=1&nom_cache=MUSEU&property=MUSEU

  

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