History Museum of Catalonia, Barcelona

 

The Museum emplacement - the historic building of the General Stores - dates from 1881, it is the only preserved example of the industrial modernism of the ancient harbor of Barcelona.

One of the fundamental reasons for the creation of the museum was to introduce to the  visitors the history of Catalonia, through a collection of objects and documents of historical recreations, audiovisual settings and computer equipment.

From the terrace, where there are organized activities and social events, you can enjoy the unique views to the Old Port and the city. Museum visitors can enjoy exhibitions and various services.

The nearest Hotel is , “Hotel Duquesa de Cardona****“, just in front of the Old Port and the Museum. From the terrace of the Hotel you have an incredible view to the port and the History Museum.

The opening hours are:

Tuesday to Saturday : from 10:00am until 19:00pm

Wensday : from 10:00 am until 20:00 pm

Sunday and festive days: from 10:00 am until 14:30pm

Closed: 25 and 26 of Dcember and 1 and 6 of January

 

Entrance price: 4,00 euros.

www.mhcat.cat

 

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