What to do in BCN

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Christmas in Barcelona

Barcelona is offering activities and proposals in every one of its neighbourhoods and districts this Christmas: fairs, concerts from the Sons de Nadal cycle, the Christmas Festival in Plaça de Catalunya, parades, nativity scenes and plenty more. Find out all about it and enjoy the festivities in the city!

Enjoy Montjuïc Park

Montjuïc mountain is a big green space in Barcelona offering everyone sports, leisure and cultural facilities. Discover the park and enjoy it!

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Bonus Consum

Vouchers for 20 euros, at a cost of 10 euros, to exchange for goods and services at participating establishments as a way of boosting local consumption. Find out more!

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School Playgrounds open

Did you know that every district has playgrounds that open outside school hours as safe public spaces for children, young people and their families? Check out their opening times!

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Barcelona Districte Cultural

The Barcelona District Cultural cycle is back this autumn, having rescheduled many of the activities cancelled because of the health crisis.

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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!

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Cultural calendar

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

Bonus Cultura

Enjoy the Bonus Cultura!. Under this initiative for reactivating the cultural sector, Barcelona City Council will be offering discounts with a contribution of 10 euros for every 30 euros spent on buying books or tickets for shows and cultural events.

 Local commerce

Local commerce

Find out about the various options for buying safely and about the measures being applied to local commerce as a result of the coronavirus crisis.

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Municipal sports centres

Make the most of the city’s municipal sports centres. There are over a hundred of them throughout the city, with a wide range of offers and prices.

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Discover the BCN Guide

All the city’s activities you can imagine are at your fingertips in the BCN Guide: music, shows, festive holidays, courses, workshops, and much more. 

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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!

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Beaches and bathing

Beach-capacity monitoring will be maintained during the 2021 bathing season, as will Covid-19 prevention measures, which must be respected, including safety distancing and crowd avoidance in particular. The “Smoke-free beaches” pilot test is also being implemented at four beaches.

Go to the zoo

An enriching experience

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Head up to Tibidabo

Fun makes the world go round

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Come over to the Sala Ciutat

Discover a bookshop specialising in Barcelona

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Discover Rambles ticket

The gateway to culture

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El Born CCM

Past, present and future

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Discover Last minute (ES)

Same-day discounts

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Mnac

Art and history

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Visit the Picasso Museum

Enjoy art

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Experience the magic fountain

A feast for the eyes

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Take a ride up Montjuïc mountain

Enjoy a unique panoramic view of the city

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Aquàrium de Barcelona

Discover Mediterranean marine fauna

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