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Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB)

The Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) is a multidisciplinary institution in Raval hosting exhibitions, debates, festivals, concerts, films, courses and workshops. Architects Helio Piñón and Albert Viaplana remodeled the premises. The decoration of sgraffiti and majolica applications on the external façade date back to 1926-1929. Address: Montalegre, 5, 08001 Barcelona Phone: 933 06 […]

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Museu d’Història de Barcelona (MUHBA)

The Museu d’Història de Barcelona (MUHBA) officially opened in 1943, led by it’s first director Agustí Duran i Sanpere. The museum preserves the heritage of Barcelona over the past 2,000 years. Excavations from the 1920’s uncovered streets, villas and amphorae of first century Roman Barcino.  The remains can be viewed by entering via Casa Padellàs, a palace […]

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