Culture in Barcelona is thriving in a variety of exciting ways. Since Barcelona is an ancient city, it never stops surprising both visitors and locals alike. No matter whether you want to take in a concert, visit a Barcelona museum or some of the Barcelona attractions, or do Barcelona sightseeing, you'll always have cultural activities in Barcelona.
People from around the globe are doing Barcelona tourism just to see the Barcelona architecture. UNESCO has added seven of Gaudi's works to the list of World Heritage Sites including the famed Park Guell and La Sagrada Familia. It should also be noted that La Sagrada Familia stands as Barcelona’s most visited attraction.
If you love architecture and design, don't miss visiting The Paseo de Gracia street, which is home to the Block of Discord, featuring the work of four different famous architects: Antoni Gaudi, Joseph Puig i Cadafalch, Enric Sagnier and Lluis Domenech i Montaner. Those who love architecture are sure to be wowed by just how much this area has to offer.
When you visit Barcelona, you'll be amazed by architecture from the medieval times; the best Modernista works, and also the contemporary buildings and modern architecture in Barcelona. An excellent example of modern design is the construction of Mies van der Rohe in Barcelona, known as Barcelona Pavilion. But there are a lot of more recent buildings worth to see. Learn more about Barcelona Architecture.
You can do The Gaudi Tour on your own. Just buy The Gaudi Tour eBook Guide and get to know not only the most famous Gaudi buildings but also some less-known works that are hidden gems. A comprehensive and essential eBook guide, with turn-by-turn instructions.
We also offer guided Barcelona tours dedicated to architecture, like the Medieval and Modernist Architecture Tour, the Barcelona Art and Architecture Tour, the Barcelona Architecture Small-Group Walking Tour.
Whether you are interested in Barcelona museums, concerts in Barcelona, art or architecture you’ll love all that Barcelona has to offer. Yes, culture in Barcelona is indeed thriving, and you will get ample exposure to it on your trip. All you really have to do is look around you!