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Books | 20/04/2014 at 08:00h

How did the people of Barcelona dress in the 18th century?

Clothing. Barcelona 1700  [Clothing. Barcelona 1700] reveals the strength of Catalan manufacturing and how central Barcelona was, which were both important factors in the growth in textiles and clothing.

Leisure | 18/04/2014 at 08:00h

The Magic Fountain switches to its spring and summer timetable

During the summer, the running hours of the traditional light, colour, water and music shows will be expanded, with Thursday and Sunday sessions as well

| 18/04/2014 at 08:00h

Tibidabo Puppets

Marionetàrium Herta Frankel keeps alive the puppet legacy that the artist assembled, with ongoing performances at the amusement park.

Mobility | 17/04/2014 at 21:00h

Traffic disruptions along Ronda Litoral owing to road-surface maintenance work

Ronda Litoral's road surface is to be renovated along the section between exit 24 and entry 25 towards Besòs, on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 April.

The environment | 17/04/2014 at 14:02h

For a cleaner city

The campaign aims to raise awareness on the importance of picking up pet excrement in the street.

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Climate change at the Maritime Museum

The environment. The Maritime Museum offers an activity where young and old can find answers to their questions about climate change.

Museu Marítim de Barcelona
 From 19/01/2014 to 21/12/2014

Plastic arts for kids at the Fundació Miró

Workshop. Let yourself be carried away by the artist's imagination in an activity for children where they will discover what lies behind art.

Fundació Joan Miró
 From 06/04/2014 to 23/04/2014
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