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Museu d'Història de Catalunya

Receive 20% discount on the admission fee of the Museu d‘Història de Catalunya

Outside view of the Museu d Historia de Catalunya in Barcelona at the harbor Exhibition room with a horse and knight of the museu d Historia de Catalunya in Barcelona

The Museu d’Història de Catalunya is directly located at the harbor and shows the Catalan history from the Stone Age to the New Age. The museum mainly focuses on the time of hunter-gatherer, the rule of the Iberians, the Middle Age, the time of the oppression of the Catalan culture and the years of the dictatorship of Franco. Another part of the museum are temporary exhibitions that take place regularly. A further highlight is a café on the roof top which offers a breathtaking view on the Montjuic and the harbor. 

Opening hours Museu d'Història de Catalunya

Tue–Sat: 10am–7pm
Wed: 10am–8pm
Sun: 10am–2:30 pm 

Closed: 1 & 6 Jan, 1 May, 5 Jun, 25 & 26 Dec
Special opening hours: 12 Feb, 24 Sep, 18 May, 24 & 31 Dec 

Admission fee Museu d'Història de Catalunya

Permanent exhibition:
Adult: 4,50€
Reduced: 3,60€
Temporary exhibition:
Adult: 4€
Reduced: 3,20€
Combinated ticket:
Adult: 6,50€
Reduced: 5,20€ 

Address Museu d'Història de Catalunya

Palau de Mar
Plaça de Pau Vila, 3
08003 Barcelona

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Directions Museu d'Història de Catalunya

Metro: L4 to Barceloneta
Bus Turistic: To Museu d‘Història de Barcelona
Bus: Line 39, 45, 59, D20, V15 to Pg Joan de Borbó 

Special conditions of use Museu d'Història de Catalunya

A guide in English is available for free at the reception of the museum. 

Highlights Museu d'Història de Catalunya

  • Pursuit of freedom of the Catalan people 
  • Located at the old harbor 
  • Incredible view from the café on the roof deck 
  • Temporary exhibitions also take place in the museum 

Attractions near Museu d'Història de Catalunya

  • Aquarium de Barcelona 
  • The beautiful harbor of Barcelona 
  • Mirador de Colom 
  • Museu Maritim de Barcelona 

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