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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!

Children playing with the sand

Beaches and bathing

Enjoy the city's beaches and urban bathing spots. Check out the available services, weather forecasts and a whole lot more.

Grec theater

2016 Barcelona Grec Festival

Summer is climbing on stage. The Grec Festival is offering a month-long programme featuring over a hundred dance, theatre, circus and music shows for an intense night-time experiences in July. Don't miss out on it, as it has events and activities for people of all ages! 

Summer in Barcelona

Enjoy what Barcelona has to offer you this summer: beaches, music in the parks, municipal swimming pools, culture and lots of free activities in neighbourhoods and districts.

Beach Centre

Gen up on the activities and free services offered by the Beach Centre, the Barcelona coastline information centre.

Open video Music in the Parks

Music in the Parks

From Wednesday 8 June to 31 August, the city's green spaces will set the scene for free concerts making up the Music in the Parks season. 

A giant screen put up in the street, with empty chairs in front


The Documentary Photography Festival is back in Barcelona, from 19 May to 19 July, offering 30 exhibitions, activities and screenings.

The festival's screening hall with seats and screen


You've got until 9 October to present your short film and take part in the latest edition of the Bibliocurts festival, which aims to promote local creation with ties to the territory.

A concert being held

Discover the BCN Guide

All the city’s activities you can imagine are at your fingertips in the BCN Guide: music, shows, festive holidays, courses, workshops, and much more. 

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.

Local commerce

Find out all the information you'll need for enjoying Barcelona's local commerce and discover the range of initiatives in districts.

A group of elderly people attending a dance class.

Choose your course

Check out the new range of courses and workshops on offer at civic centres, libraries and other centres in the city. You can pick and mix!

Shops are to open on Sundays

Shops in areas classed as tourist zones may open from 12 noon to 8 pm on Sundays 8, 15 and 22 May and 2 and 9 October.

Group of people going up steps to enter Montjuïc

Walk and discover Barcelona

A programme for people of all ages that like to walk around the city, which promotes a healthy, simple activity open to everyone. 

Facade of a grocer's shop

Iconic Shops Route

 Discover the online guide to Barcelona’s most iconic shops and make your own route.

Detail of one of the museum's halls

Ethnology Museum

The museum is reopening to the public, offering completely revamped exhibition halls, which can be visited for free until 4 December.

Go to the zoo

An enriching experience

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Experience the magic fountain

A feast for the eyes

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Head up to Tibidabo

Fun makes the world go round

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El Born centre cultural

Past, present and future

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Discover Rambles ticket

The gateway to culture

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Sport with Troba’t b (ES)

Sport is health

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Discover Last minute (ES)

Same-day discounts

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Art and history

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Visit the Picasso Museum

Enjoy art

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