la mercè 2017

Free visits and open doors in Barcelona for Mercè 2017

La Mercè festival are marked in the calendar of the city of Barcelona by all the citizens. From the 22nd to the 25th of September the city will dress up and fill its streets with cultural activities, music festivals and an endless number of proposals for all citizens and tourists who visit the city during these dates.
This year from Fuster Apartments we want to tell you about the free visits and open doors of the most important monuments and tourist attractions in the city.
Are you ready for 4 fantastic days in Barcelona without spending anything?

Full program of Las fiestas de la Mercè 2017

In this article we will focus on the free visits and open doors during the celebrations of La Mercè, but if you want to know the complete program of activities that will be given throughout the city, we leave the link of the website of the Ajuntament de Barcelona so that you lose nothing at all 😉

La Mercè 2017 Program


Now, the complete listing of the open day or free visits to certain places and buildings of the city

This initiative proposed by the city council, win fans every year as it is the best way to get to know Barcelona without any cost. This is the complete list:


  • Fabra i Coats. Centre d’Art Contemporani
  • La Basílica de la Sagrada Família
  • CosmoCaixa
  • Jardí Botànic de Barcelona.
  • Laberint d’Horta (sólo 24 de Septiembre)
  • MUBHA Temple d’August
  • MUBHA Vía Sepulcral Romana
  • MUBHA Vila Joana
  • MUHBA Domus d’Avinyó
  • MUHBA Fabra i Coats – Sala de Calderes
  • MUHBA Museu d’Història de Barcelona Plaça del Rei
  • MUHBA Oliva Artés
  • Museu d’Arqueologia de Catalunya
  • Museu de la Música
  • Museu del Disseny
  • Museu d’Història de Barcelona – Domus de Sant Honorat
  • Museu d’Història de Catalunya
  • Museu Etnològic i de les Cultures del Món de Barcelona (seu Montjuïc)
  • Museu Frederic Marès
  • Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya
  • Museu Olímpic i del ‘Esport Joan Antoni Samaranch
  • Museu Picasso
  • Palau Güell
  • Pavello Mies van der Rohe
  • Recinte Moderniste de Sant Pau
  • Reial Monestir de Santa Maria de Pedralbes
  • Museu d’Art Contemporani
  • Palau Robert
  • Museu Blau
  • Arxiu Fotogràfic de Barcelona
  • Museu Diocesà – Gaudí Exhibition Center
  • Museu Marítim
  • Castell de Montjuïc

But in The Sagrada Familia, the tickets will not be unlimited and the temple will draw 30,000 tickets to visit it. A negative point of the list but that doesn’t tarnish a festive day that you have to live them.

And now you just have to enjoy the La Mercè festivities!