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The Night of the Museums 2018 in Barcelona

On May 19, and one more year in Barcelona, ​​the 14th edition of the Night of the Museums 2018 is celebrated.
A very special event in which many of the city’s museums open their doors for free until dawn so we can enjoy their collections and exhibitions.
A new opportunity to enjoy a different way of the spaces and their collections that is completed with a program of activities: concerts, workshops, guided tours and the new activities of the Fàbriques de Creació.

Also, like last year, there will be food trucks and gastronomic tastings.
You already have a plan. You want to know more?

A night of the Museums that grows year after year.

Night of the Museums in Barcelona 2018
May 19, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Free entry

The Night of the Museums has already a long journey. In addition, as a curiosity, it coincides with the International Museum Day that is celebrated on May 18th throughout Europe. It is also celebrated within the European Year of Heritage, and because it involves more than 4,000 museums throughout Europe.

This year, more than 80 different centers participate in Barcelona, ​​Badalona, ​​Cornellà, Espluques, l’Hospitalet, Sant Adrià, Santa Coloma and Sant Joan Despí.
A night where many surprises await you. The Night of the Museums is made to go out. More than 80 centers open until dawn, which you can visit for free. You can not say no.
Exhibitions and concerts, workshops and guided tours, or performances and family activities will be available to enjoy a night that is already marked on the calendar by everyone.

Information to keep in mind

To facilitate access, it is best to book the visit in advance.
This is the case of La Pedrera, booking at, the Museu Picasso, reserving on its website, for the workshops and guided visits of the MAE at, for Casa Vicens on the website and for the Center Jujol-Can Negre it is advisable to reserve the visits by calling 93 373 73 63 or by email to

Different Routes in the Night of the Museums of Barcelona

The night of museums offers us 7 routes:

Route 1: From Montjuïc to l’Hospitalet;
Route 2: From the Eixample to Gràcia;
Route 3: From Gotic to the Sea;
Route 4: From Raval to Puerto;
Route 5: Santa Coloma – Badalona – Sant Adrià – Fòrum – Glòries – Sant Andreu;
Route 6: Horta – Sant Gervasi – Pedralbes – Esplugues – Cornellà – Sant Joan Despí;
Route 7: Creation & Museums (C & M).

Here you can download the complete program of the Night of the Museums 2018.