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Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art - Things to Know Before Visiting

Plaça dels Àngels, 1, 08001 Barcelona, Spain

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About Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art

Contemporary Art Museum situated amongst the old and narrow streets of Barcelona. Displays mostly Catalonian and Spanish art from three time periods- the first one from the forties to the sixties; the second spans the sixties and seventies; the third period is contemporary.


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Maritime Museum Barcelona
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Dedicated to shipbuilding between the thirteenth and eighteenth centuries. It shows the history of the navigation from the early days together with the history of the Spanish Navy since the Catholic Monarchs, in the 15th century, up to the present. It also hosts several navigation instruments, weapons, portolans and paintings

La Sagrada Familia
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Park Güell
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A large park created by the renowned architect Antoni Gaudí. Sculptures, mosaic-covered terraces and steps, and many other stunning works from Gaudi can be seen here. It also has great views of Barcelona city.

Montserrat
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Ligne de Cerdagne
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What Visitors Say About Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art
Art museum with a nice architecture. It's located among some of the oldest and narrowest streets of Barcelona.

There are three periods of modern art represented here- forties to sixties, sixties and seventies and then contemporary. Mostly consists of Catalan and Spanish art although there are few international artists are also represented.
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