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Bringing you the best in Barcelona culture, including art, music, theatre and more

Top art exhibitions in Barcelona right now
Art

Top art exhibitions in Barcelona right now

These are the art exhibitions you won't want to miss in Barcelona's museums and galleries

Barcelona locals are reclaiming the city with music
Music

Barcelona locals are reclaiming the city with music

This summer brings the largest programme of outdoor shows and events the city has ever seen

The 11 best Barcelona museums
Museums

The 11 best Barcelona museums

Barcelona's museums house the works of famed Spanish artists as well as collections that span from medieval times to today

Gaudí's Barcelona: His greatest masterpieces
Art

Gaudí's Barcelona: His greatest masterpieces

See the modernisme king’s unique style in these architectural wonders 

Best upcoming live music and concerts in Barcelona
Music

Best upcoming live music and concerts in Barcelona

Check here for our top picks for the best live music and concerts in Barcelona

Live music and nightlife in Barcelona

The best nightlife in Barcelona
Nightlife

The best nightlife in Barcelona

Nightlife in Barcelona is as wild as you want it to be, and you can find a club night, session or party every night of the week at the best clubs in Barcelona. Whether it’s a weekly club night you find you can’t skip, a monthly session you keep marked in your calendar, or an irregular party that you simply must plan your holidays around, you’ll find them on this list. There’s a beat to suit every mood here: techno, disco, house, hip hop, rock, dubstep, reggae... you get the point. So don your finest clubbing gear, keep your eyes peeled for your favourite DJs, and head straight for the dance floor. Looking for somewhere to pre-drink? Then hotfoot it to one of the city’s best bars or live music venues first. RECOMMENDED: Full guide to the best clubs in Barcelona

10 new ways of making and enjoying music
Music

10 new ways of making and enjoying music

We take a look at new trends in the music world that might be here to stay

The best clubs in Barcelona
Clubs

The best clubs in Barcelona

Get down, headbang, twirl, or nod your head on the dance floors of Barcelona's best nightclubs

The best of flamenco in Barcelona
Music

The best of flamenco in Barcelona

Go on a passionate, historical and cultural journey of flamenco in Barcelona

Barcelona's jazz venues
Music

Barcelona's jazz venues

Discover the universe of jazz in the city and where to see and hear it live in all its splendour

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Art in and around Barcelona

The best free museums in Barcelona
Museums

The best free museums in Barcelona

Find out when and how to get into some of Barcelona's best museums without spending a cent

The 10 best museum day trips outside Barcelona
Art

The 10 best museum day trips outside Barcelona

Take a break from the city to see 10 of the best museums in must-visit locations throughout Catalonia

Barcelona museums and galleries you can visit from home
Art

Barcelona museums and galleries you can visit from home

Settle in to discover artists and great works, with visits to virtual museums from home

Barcelona's best art galleries
Art

Barcelona's best art galleries

From limited exhibitions to displays of local Barcelona artists, the city's galleries allow for fresh takes on art

Quirky museums
Museums

Quirky museums

Find plenty of weird and wonderful little-known gems – all well worth an hour of your time