Parks and gardens

Parks for everyone

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Parks for everyone

Boy sitting in a park looking at a lake

Barcelona’s great green lungs

The city’s parks and gardens transform it into a living, breathing space. Barcelona has historical, forest, urban and thematic parks, Discover the green areas near to where you live and bask in nature without setting foot outside the city. 

Two young people looking at the map of Laribal Gardens

Opening hours

Park timetables adapt to the hours of sunlight and vary during the year. To make the most of the natural daylight, they close each day at nightfall. 


Two young people embracing

Parks of blue and green

Explore Barcelona’s sea front by going from one park to another and visit the green spaces created in the city for the Olympic Games.

Stone sculpture of a woman in a park


Learn about the history of the city’s parks and gardens: from the early days following the industrial revolution, through the 1888 Universal Exhibition and the 1929 International Exhibition, right up until the present day. 


Parks in which to wander

Lose yourself in the city’s most emblematic parks and marvel at their magic.

Park Güell

Arrange a visit to Park Güell and enjoy one of Gaudí’s greatest works.

Park Güell modernist buildings

Horta’s Labyrinth Park

Step into the Horta Labyrinth Park, the oldest garden preserved by the city.

Horta Labyrinth Park

Parc de la Ciutadella

Take a boat ride or stroll among the sculptures of this quintessential Barcelona green area.

Girl sitting in the gazebo of Parc de la Ciutadella

The Laribal Gardens

Terraces, pathways and tiny squares sculpt these Montjuïc gardens.

Serra de Collserola Natural Park

A magnificent massif with more than 8,000 hectares of natural park at your feet.

Man walking through a wooded area

Parc de Montjuïc

A giant green lung with emblematic spaces like the Olympic Ring and the Botanical Garden.

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