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MACBA Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona

1 Placa dels Angels, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 12 08 10
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A comprehensive collection of Spanish, Catalonian and European modern and contemporary art housed in a striking white building designed by architect Richard Meier.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
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1 Placa dels Angels, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Modern, airy building that makes use of light & space and as a varied & changing exhibits of contemporary art, the Derek Jarmon blue piece is unmissable

Thank gramsci1966
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The architecture is light and airy from the entrance however the exhibition space over the three floors is repetitive and consequently the navigation for each floor is pschologically boring. The three concurrent exhibitions could also have been more contrasting. Nothing bad, but the curating lacked...More

Thank busymum2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All modern art can be scary, it can shock, offend, or simply bore. MACBA probably change their exhibitions frequently and in which case you might find something interesting. For me the art on show in December 2017 was a bitter disappointment. Pretentious, unskilled, lacking credibility;...More

Thank redsimon
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Hit and especially miss. Most is a waste of your time. Some is nice to see. The scale balances to the negative unfortunately.

Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Included as part of the ARTICKETBCN, MACBA features a thoroughly underwhelming collection further marred by the fact that during our visit the workers were on strike for unfair labor practices. Although slightly more impressive than the CCCB which was also ‘supposedly’ included on the Pass...More

1  Thank Michael U
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Friendly striking staff on a picket line explained that entrance was free because of their industrial action, so we paid into the strike fund instead (completely voluntarily, no pressure). We were gripped by the excellent exhibition on forensic architecture.

Thank PWX99
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The place is nice, the museum is bright and big, there was free entrance - which I'm glad there was, wouldn't have wanted to pay for this. There was very little variety, and felt like very little art. The first floor was a mix of...More

Thank Júlíanna H
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We decided to brave the catalan rally on Sunday and arrived at this place. We knew there was a strike so we were met at the front door by strikers who explained the strike to us. Entrance was free because of the strike and the...More

Thank Kittyboy2114
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is not a museum of art. It is a collection of propaganda displays and materials. Very disappointed in it. Do not recommend.

1  Thank lindy1991
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended, it was free entrance as well not sure if it's because of the city festival at the time. The shop is worth a visit too.

Thank Alqahera
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El Raval
Once a downtrodden corner of downtown Barcelona, this
gritty area has seen a cultural resurgence boasting an
excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic
spots in the entire city. A sense of humble
authenticity protrudes from the many independent
record stores, second hand shops, and student bars
that seem to light up the streets day and night. The
rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day
...More
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LMW3
16 February 2017|
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Response from Sarah W | Reviewed this property |
I remember them having a coat check but don't think the space would be big enough for large luggage. However, the docents were very nice so I would call to confirm with them?
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