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Address: Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guardia 13 | Parc de Montjuïc, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number:
+34 935 08 63 00
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 9:00 am - 3:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 am
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description:

The Poble Espanyol is an architectural museum placed in one of the most...

The Poble Espanyol is an architectural museum placed in one of the most emblematic areas of Barcelona, just a few meters far from the Fountains of Montjuic. It is one of the biggest attractions of the city because of a single set featuring about contemporary art, architecture, crafts and gastronomy in a quiet, safe and peaceful environment.

The museum consists of 117 full-scale buildings, which make a real Iberian village with streets, houses, parks, theater, school, restaurants and artisan workshops.

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Now where to start with this place! It's certainly different. Up in the hills near the olympic stadium this little self-contained village is a cross between the town in chitty... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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66 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Now where to start with this place! It's certainly different. Up in the hills near the olympic stadium this little self-contained village is a cross between the town in chitty chitty bang bang and the village of the damned! It about 13 euros each to get in. It was very quiet on the day we visited, there are local craft... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This complex gives a great experience of the architecture and layout of the areas of Spain with many interesting buildings and lots of information with artisan shops.

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear johnvincent, Thank you for taking the time to review Poble Espanyol. We are happy to know that you enjoyed the visit. Best regards, More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great new years eve here. Very handy as its located right me to the main new years attraction. Could head straight there after the fireworks. No ques or hassle great DJ and good value

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear Emer C, Thanks for sharing your comments. We are glad to know you had a nice time during the New Year’s Eve party at Poble Espanyol. Best wishes, More 

Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated here on new years eve and it was rather disappointing. There was no information on the website that it will be an outside party with only one location to be. The music was quite caotic, the DJ wasn't mixing the songs just playing 50 seconds from one and then switching to the other. The drink bar was okay... More 

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento de comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear VZita, We apologize for not living up to your expectations and we thank you for your remarks which are very useful for us to improve for next edition. Best regards More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was an interesting excursion inside the city bit away from it all. A great place to eat and relax and look at the shops which had both typical tourist stuff and interesting hand made crafts. Lits to photograph.

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear Daya101, We appreciate your positive feedback about our site. Thank you very much, More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Now I am not so into these tourist traps per say, but I really don't see this place as so much as a tourist place, as its form the 1920's, but more of a great place to potter, have a coffee, explore genuine handicrafts and art done live on site with great access to items that perhaps you would not... More 

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear The Edition W, We are pleased to hear your words. Thank you very much for your visit. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Extraordinary exhibits about the village, with antique shops and excellent blacksmith shop, available to watch. Would definitely recommend

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento de comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear Niv B, Thank you very much for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed visiting Poble Espanyol. Best regards, More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

We had a visit in Poble Espanyol, the museum is empty but is low season.... A lot of place are close and the entrance fee is the same. Very nice restaurant, we had a lunch in Plaza Mayor Albi restaurant, is nice fresh food and good price.

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento de comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear Bella B, Many thanks for posting your review after visiting el Poble Espanyol. Best wishes, More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

We hopped off the bus and paid a visit here. There is lots of little stalls selling local produce and products. When we visited it was a mixture of everyday things mixed with an Xmas theme. A must is the wine, cheese and ham & sausage tasting. The local Herb liqueur is lovely but a little expensive you can buy... More 

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento de comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear Richard E, We are glad you enjoyed visiting Poble Espanyol. Thanks for your visit and comments. Best regards, More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Poble Espanyol was recommended to us by a local. When we got to visit, we saw the different types of architecture from various regions of Spain. The only drawback to this is that it is commercialized and all these buildings house shops that sell all kinds of tourist items. They do have a restaurant with a Flamenco show, which was... More 

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PobleEspanyol, Departamento de comunicación at Poble Espanyol, responded to this review

Dear phooks15, Thank you for your comments after travelling around Spain in Poble Espanyol. Best wishes, More 

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Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colorful fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands the impressive and towering structure of the Palau Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to this magnificent city. And true to its anticipation, the games transformed the city, reimagining the mountain of Montjuic with the development of an arena, stadium, and many other sporting facilities that are open to visitors year-round. Surrounding the adjacent side of the plaza are well-established hotels catering to business guests and a shopping mall transformed out of a historic bullfighting arena.
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