15/11/2018 - 16:04h

Six cast iron guardians watch over the Poblenou superblock

Culture and free time. The Fundació Vila Casas donated the sculptures by the artist Xavier Mascaró to the city’s public art collection.

12/11/2018 - 14:56h

Barcelona Energia opens up to the general public

Energy. The metropolitan energy operator will be able to provide electricity for 20,000 homes.

11/11/2018 - 11:32h

A city which stands up for human rights

City Council. The ‘Cities for Rights’ meeting brings together representatives from around the world who are making a stand against the far right.

12/11/2018 - 18:03h

Three out of four schoolchildren do sports regularly

Sports. The number of women and girls doing sport in the city has continued to grow since 2007.

10/11/2018 - 17:21h

More space for local residents as the canopy for the temporary Sant Antoni market comes down

Urban planning. The road section where the temporary canopy stood will open to the public on 13 December.

Poster announcing the Radars project

Radars

Discover this project for fighting against isolation and risks of exclusion faced by elderly people who live alone, through a prevention and community-action network whose participants include local residents, shops, pharmacies, health centres and social players.

Revamp your wardrobe

Aimed at encouraging responsible consumption and waste prevention through clothes exchanges, this initiative is being promoted by municipal institutions and facilities and will last until 2 December. If you’re between the ages of 12 and 35, you can now take part in “Revamp your young clothes”

A young girl looks at a bookshelf full of books in a library

+Biennal

The Thinking Biennale is continuing with activities, talks and speeches in several of the city’s venues. Check out its programme in full. 

Energy-advice points Open video Energy rights

Energy rights

Energy-advice points offer help to prevent supply cuts from unpaid bills as well as advice on how to reduce energy expenses.

A group of people in an industrial building assembling cardboard boxes.

Social and solidarity economy

The City Council is fostering and promoting the Social and Solidarity Economy with resources that include training, support, economic aid, responsible public procurement and the allocation of venues and materials. Find out all about it!

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Support for women entrepreneurs

The School of Women Entrepreneurs is now called Lidera and is expanding its range of support programmes, activities and networking on offer.

A cyclist riding along a bike lane

Sustainable mobility

Discover how mobility is changing in Barcelona and becoming healthier, safer, more sustainable and better-connected. Find out what services are available to help you get around the city.

Panoramic view of Barcelona

Neighbourhood Plan

Programme aimed at reducing inequalities between Barcelona neighbourhoods, backing access to income, services, urban quality and welfare.

Two young women buy vegetables outside a shop.

Women and Feminisms

Find out about women’s support services and the resources available to combat discrimination and sexist violence and promote gender equality.

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Office for Non-Discrimination (OND)

A human-rights defence service you can turn to if you are experiencing or have experienced any form of discrimination or hate crime, especially on the grounds of origins, cultural or religious affiliation, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Cultural calendar

You can find full information on the main events planned for Barcelona’s cultural calendar.

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Children's activities

In Barcelona, you’ll find a wide range of entertainment and leisure activities for little ones. Don’t miss out!

A musician playing the guitar at a concert

Barcelona Districte Cultural

Enjoy local culture. Check out the range of offers on music, theatre, dance, circus and performing-art shows playing at your neighbourhood’s cultural facilities.

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Enjoy the parks

The city’s parks and gardens transform it into a living, breathing space. You’ll find them all here. Explore and enjoy them!

Homosexual couple holding hands and smiling at each other

Sexual and gender diversity

Find out all about the services and resources aimed at the LGBTI community (lesbians, gays, transsexuals, bisexuals and intersexuals), as well as the initiatives launched to promote respect for sexual and gender diversity and fighting LGTBI-phobia.

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Festa Majors

Find out about the wide range of festa majors on big annual festivals taking place in Barcelona’s districts and neighbourhoods and take advantage of the good weather for enjoying them.  

Students playing with a skeleton in a classroom.

Studying

 Check out the schools, what they offer and the educational services available in Barcelona.

Operator working in a mobile green point

Waste management

All you need to know about managing waste and helping to make the city more sustainable.

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Working in Barcelona

Discover the tools being offered by the city for promoting employment, business care and entrepreneurship.Working in Barcelona.

A group of youngsters play basketball in a park

Living with diversity

Barcelona is a melting pot of people with a variety of sexual and gender orientations, cultures, languages and traditions. Find out about how to live here with inclusion, diversity and interculturality.

A group of women attending a Pilates class

Choose your course

Check out the new range of courses and workshops on offer at civic centres, libraries and other centres in the city. You can pick and mix!

A woman watering plants on a flat’s terrace Open video Be a part of the Climate Plan

Be a part of the Climate Plan

Find out everything you can do to combat climate change. 

Two girls and a boy play with a ball in a pedestrianised street

Districts and neighbourhoods

Embrace the essence of each Barcelona districts and step into the different city neighbourhoods.

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Sports calendar

Check out the key dates on the city's sports calendar and the spaces and options for getting into shape.

Discover Barcelona

Step into the city’s districts and neighbourhoods, and enjoy its attractions: urban areas, cultural and architectural heritage, nature areas, leisure, study centres or museums.

The Magic Fountain light show

Enjoy the Magic Fountain

Enjoy the sound and light display at the Magic Fountain in Montjuïc. Find out about display times, the range of sequences and much more.