Exhibitions

In addition to exhibitions of the permanent collection, the Museu Etnològic i de Cultures del Món offers a variety of temporary-exhibition programmes, using various formats and perspectives. Check out all of the museum's exhibitions here.

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Permanent exhibitions

Visit the permanent exhibitions at the Parc Montjuïc and Montcada venues.

Imatge Seu Parc Montjuic

Permanent exhibition - Parc Montjuïc Venue

The Parc Montjuïc Venue's permanent exhibition is entitled “Feeling the Heritage” and is dedicated to explaining how an object, whatever it may be, is impregnated with the character of the community that conceived and used it.

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Imatge Seu Montcada

Permanent exhibition - Montcada Venue

The Montcada Venue's permanent exhibition shows a selection of around 530 pieces from various cultures in Africa, Oceania, Asia and the Americas. Distributed by continent, a set of interactive and audiovisual media help visitors to situate the objects in the context in which they were created.

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Temporary exhibitions

At both locations, you can find everything from small-format exhibitions that avoid closed narratives to others that invite critical reflection. Discover the various temporary-exhibition programmes at the Museu Etnològic i de Cultures del Món.

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Visitable reserve collection

The visitable reserve collection is a storage space where you can enjoy a wide variety of heritage items kept by the museum. There are approximately 3,250 exhibits on display, distributed in 46 display cases by materials, subdivided by geographical origin and the conditions needed for their preventative conservation.

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The Nomadic Museum

In collaboration with other like-minded associations, organisations and institutions, such as Les Cases de la Festa, the Museu Etnològic i de Cultures del Món offers a catalogue of themed travelling exhibitions which can be loaned out to any organisers who wish to exhibit them in their venues, for an activity or celebration where they are appropriate, in order to broaden knowledge and to widen its dissemination.

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The Nomadic Museum

Past exhibitions

Browse the list of past exhibitions at the Museu Etnològic i de Cultures del Món.

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Past exhibitions