Museums of experiences

In this section we are going to give you some advice regarding a few different museums where you can enjoy, practise and learn, different kind of activities using all your senses.

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MUSEUM OF SCIENCE

Also known as CosmoCaixa, is an interactive museum dedicated on  many applications in which science has been involved in the world in which we live in. With lots and lots of tests, games and experiences, it is a very interesting entertainment for both children and adults. Courses and workshops are performed Within the museum for people of any age.

Museum of Science is more fun than you can imagine, do not hesitate and come over for a visit, we ensure you will be not disapointed.

Cosmocaixa Barcelona

Prices: 3€ adults and 2€ children (some special activities may not be included on price). Every first Sunday of each month, the entry is free of charge.

Address: Isaac Newton 26 (closest Metro is Tibidabo L7 and take the Blue Tram or going by bus no: 17, 22, 58, 60, 73, 75)

Phone: (+34) 93 212 60 50

Opening times: Every day except Mondays from 10:00 to 20:00

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SPORTS OLYMPIC MUSEUM

Museum dedicated to the Olympic Games which main goal is to promote and investigate the cultural, ethical, sportive and any other kind of values emanating from the Olympic ideology. Barcelona hosted the Olympic Games in 1992 and these were proclaimed and considered as the best Olympic Games of the modern era to today.

This museum is dedicated to all sports, to the preparation and execution of the Olympic Games and of course to the greatest athletes of all time.

Sports Olympic Museum of Barcelona

Price: around 5€

Address: Avinguda de l´Estadi 60 – close to Olympic Stadium (Metro Plaza España L1 and L3)

Phone: (+34) 93 426 06 60

Opening times: Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10:00 to 18:00, Sundays and bank holidays from 10:00 to 14:30.

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CHOCOLATE MUSEUM

Museum dedicated to the magical brown food and it provides a journey through its origins, its arrival in Europe and its spread as an element between myth and reality, its medicinal properties and nutritional value, relating tradition with the future and forming part of our collective imagination.

Chocolate has so many uses and varieties that many books have been written about it. On this museum you see chocolate, you smell chocolate and you taste chocolate.

The museum also offers various courses and activities where the protagonist is chocolate: from cooking classes to chocolate tasting.

Chocolate Museum in Barcelona

Price: Museum entry 4,30€ (special price for groups). Prices for courses or activities may vary around 10€ per person.

Address: Comerç 36 (Metro Jaume I L4 or Arc de Triomf L1)

Phone: (+34) 93 268 78 78

Opening times: Mondays to Saturdays from 10:00 to 19:00, Sundays from 10:00 to 15:00.

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WAX MUSEUM

Imagine spending some time in the company of Albert Einstein, Bill Clinton, Princess Diana or the Star Wars characters? This is possible at Barcelona’s Wax Museum.

The museum is hosted in a beautiful house build in 1867 and it is located just off Les Rambles, very close to the Christopher Columbus monument.

Wax Museum Barcelona

Prices: Adults (from 11 years old) 15€, Children 9€, Senior citizens 9€

Address: Passatge de la Banca 7 (Metro Drassanes L3)

Phone: (+34) 93 317 26 49

Opening times: Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 13:30 and from 16:00 to 19:30 / Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00 to 14:00 and from 16:30 to 20:30