08/12/2017 - 11:41h

More green zones and pedestrian spaces in Horta-Guinardó

Urban planning. The urban renovation project for Av. Can Marcet will mean more urban greenery, spaces for strolling, relaxing and outdoor games.

05/12/2017 - 17:14h

New terrace regulations agreed

Terraces. General consensus on drafting new regulations that are easier to understand and apply, and adapted to the real needs of local residents, bar and restaurant owners and the area.

Mercat de Nadal

07/12/2017 - 14:10h

Weekend: Christmas Fairs, Earth Market and urban dance

Free time. Christmas stalls across the city, a meeting point to promote local products, and an international artistic event to publicise the latest stage creations from urban dancers.

02/12/2017 - 10:08h

Five streets in the Sagrada Família neighbourhood to become more pedestrian-friendly

Urban planning. The five streets are all passages (Ureña, Bofill, Pau Hernández, León and Carsi) which are to be renewed to improve landscape and urban planning aspects.

01/12/2017 - 18:02h

Greater innovation and proximity of services for Sant Martí residents

Neighbourhood plan. The new socio-cultural and administrative facility to replace the former Cinema Pere IV will be an energy-efficient building, integrated into public space and incorporating elements of nature.

Two people run in a park

Enjoy the parks

The city’s parks and gardens transform it into a living, breathing space. You’ll find them all here. Explore and enjoy them!

Visitors taking photos inside the old Model prison

Memory programmes

Discover the memory programmes that are aimed at preserving, conveying, publishing and ensuring the use of the ethical and political heritage made up from the past in all its forms and manifestations.

View of Barcelona with a heavily polluted sky.

Low Emissions Zone

Find out the areas of Barcelona and the municipalities surrounding the ring roads where Barcelona City Council plans to gradually restrict the use of the most polluting vehicles, starting on 1 December 2017.

Renew your toys

An initiative for promoting conscientious consumption and waste prevention launched by municipal organisations, associations and centres.

Two women working in front of a computer

Working in Barcelona

Discover the tools being offered by the city for promoting employment, business care and entrepreneurship.Working in Barcelona.

A musician playing the guitar at a concert

Barcelona Districte Cultural

Enjoy local culture. Check out the range of offers on music, theatre, dance, circus and performing-art shows playing at your neighbourhood’s cultural facilities.

Panoramic view of Barcelona

Neighbourhood Plan

Programme aimed at reducing inequalities between Barcelona neighbourhoods, backing access to income, services, urban quality and welfare.

“Bona feina, Barcelona”

A programme to encourage employment for people out of work, by offering financial aid to companies for every new year-long contract they sign for jobs with salaries of over 1000 euros a month.

A group of youngsters play basketball in a park

Living with diversity

Barcelona is a melting pot of people with a variety of sexual and gender orientations, cultures, languages and traditions. Find out about how to live here with inclusion, diversity and interculturality.

Man in an apartment with a suitcase

Public housing

All the information on public housing in Barcelona: rented and officially protected flats, grants, housing offices and lots more.

The Magic Fountain light show

Enjoy the Magic Fountain

Enjoy the sound and light display at the Magic Fountain in Montjuïc. Find out about display times, the range of sequences and much more.

Operator working in a mobile green point

Waste management

All you need to know about managing waste and helping to make the city more sustainable.

Runner taking a break during a run

Sports calendar

Check out the key dates on the city's sports calendar and the spaces and options for getting into shape.

People repairing bicycles in a workshop.

Pam a Pam

Find out about all the responsible consumerism and Solidarity Economy options in your area, with the “Pam a Pam” collaborative map, a SETEM and Solidarity Economy Network initiative. 

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Work for young people

If you're a young person looking for work, find out about the training, enterprise and job searching services offered by Barcelona Activa.

People buying and selling in a farmers' market.

Social and solidarity economy

Find out about and take part in organisations and initiatives that are helping to create a social and solidarity economy in Barcelona. Keep up to date with what's going on!

A window adapted for energy efficiency

Renovation grants

Have a look at the grants for renovating flats and buildings, in order to make them more energy-efficient, liveable and accessible.

People on a pitch in a municipal sports centre

Municipal sports centres

Make the most of the city’s municipal sports centres. There are 129 throughout the city, with a wide range of offers and prices.

Row of bicycles parked in a street parking point

+Sustainable Barcelona Map

Check out the initiatives under way in Barcelona to make the city more sustainable. Want to help?

Anniversary of the LGTBI movement

Discover the testimonies and activities commemorating the 40th anniversary of the first demonstrations for rights for LGTBI people in Barcelona.

Discover Barcelona

Step into the city’s districts and neighbourhoods, and enjoy its attractions: urban areas, cultural and architectural heritage, nature areas, leisure, study centres or museums.

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Studying

 Check out the schools, what they offer and the educational services available in Barcelona.