Welcome Pack

New to the city? About to move here? We’ve prepared some welcome materials to give you an overview of everything Barcelona has to offer, so that you can make the most of your time here.

You’ll quickly see why Barcelona is the perfect city to pursue your life project.

 

What’s in the Welcome Pack?

10 Tips to feel at home in Barcelona

Category : Living in Barcelona
Description :

A leaflet that provides 10 tips and suggestions to make settling in and integration in Barcelona easier for international talent.

Editor : City Promotion. Barcelona City Council

Choosing a school in Barcelona

Category : Education
Description :

Practical guide for international families who arrive in Barcelona with their school-age children and need do understand the education system. It focuses on the compulsory stage and contains useful information and tips for choosing a school and for learning about the available options and resources.

Editor : City Promotion. Barcelona City Council
Languages :

Moving to Barcelona

Category : Living in Barcelona
Description :

A practical guide for people moving to Barcelona, with useful information on various aspects of everyday life: housing, education, transport, social life, etc.

Editor : City Promotion. Barcelona City Council
Languages :

Park Güell, enjoy Barcelona experience nature

Description: Come to Park Güell and don't miss any secret of its beauty.
Languages:
Editor: Barcelona Serveis Municipals, BSM

Tibidabo

Description: We welcome you to a magical and emblematic place in the city of Barcelona with its own soul.
Languages:
Editor: Barcelona Serveis Municipals, BSM

The new Barcelona Zoo!

Description: Come to the Zoo to discover the animals that live there and take part in the family activities we offer you!
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Editor: Barcelona Serveis Municipals, BSM

Smou

Description: Find out all about the app that puts the main mobility services for getting around Barcelona in one place.
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Editor: Barcelona Serveis Municipals, BSM

Biblioteques de Barcelona

Description: Welcome to one of Barcelona's 40 public libraries.
Editor: Biblioteques de Barcelona

Discover, live, dream. Cultural Spaces

Description: Barcelona’s cultural facilities open the door to history, art, design, memory, photography, experimentation and much more. Lots of activities for adults, teenagers and children to make the most of Barcelona!
Editor: Institut de Cultura de Barcelona

Tips to stay safe and respect others

Description: Tips on safety and basic rules of coexistence and citizenship to live in Barcelona.
Editor: Area de Seguretat i Prevenció. Ajuntament de Barcelona

Your market moves closer

Description: Barcelona has a network of 42 municipal markets where you can buy healthy, fresh, quality local produce. Look after yourself, mix and be part of the neighbourhood through your local market.
Editor: Institut Municipal de Mercats

Municipal Sports Centres

Description: Barcelona has 41 Municipal Sports Centres located around all districts, with facilities which have swimming pools and /or rooms for guided activities and other services.
Editor: Institut Barcelona Esports

Gym Circuits

Description: Do you have time to play sports? These municipal outdoor facilities have gymnastic equipment designed to improve the physical condition at any time of the day.
Editor: Institut Barcelona Esports

Sports Circuits

Description: Sport circuits are public urban places located in parks, avenues and other outdoor zones, where users can walk or run. They are signposted and include information and practical advice.
Editor: Institut Barcelona Esports

Sport activities for children and young people

Description: Sport, for children and young people, is a source of fun, learning, health and friendships. Barcelona has a range of activities for boys and girls from 0 to 18 years old and adapted to each age group.
Editor: Institut Barcelona Esports

Barcelona Activa, always by your side

Description: At Barcelona Activa we acompany you at every stage of your professional life: we support you finding a job, starting up, training or growing your business.
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Editor: Barcelona Activa

Top 25 Barcelona

Description: 25 ways and experiences for getting to know Barcelona and its counties.
Editor: Turisme de Barcelona i Diputació de Barcelona

Barcelona Card Workation. Move your desk, change your life!

Description: An official card providing free or discounted access to the city's main sights.
Languages:
Editor: Turisme de Barcelona

Travel Notebook. The regions of Barcelona

Description: Original ideas and unforgettable experiences.
Languages:
Editor: Diputació de Barcelona

Mapa Barcelona és molt més

Description: Map of Barcelona and its counties (comarques) so you can discover their special spots, from the hills all the way to the sea.
Editor: Diputació de Barcelona

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