Poble Espanyol

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Start Time: 9am-10pm
Duration: 1 day
Season: Jan 01, 2017 to Dec 31, 2018
Operating: Every day
10% Online Discount - Adults: 12,60
10% Online Discount - Children (4-12 years): 6,30

Visit to Poble Espanyol – walk through the diversity of Spain’s regions. You will feel as if you have stepped into a fairy story into a world full of magic!

The walled village, high on the Olympic mountain of Montjuïc, is an oasis of peace, and at the same time a place of fantasy, with buildings of great architectural beauty and a large array of shops, restaurants and art&craft workshops.

The Poble Espanyol was designed by the architect Josep Puig i Cadafach in 1929 for the World Exhibition of Barcelona to showcase the diversity of Spanish culture. Following a search through the length and breadth of Spain, 117 buildings were chosen, which are now visited by 1.3 million people every year.

Visitors can take a stroll through a typical Andalusian neighbourhood, emerging into the main square of a Castilian town, and then take a drink from a Catalan fountain. The Poble Espanyol is indeed unique, for all the architectural wealth of Spain can be found together in a single impressive monument.

The Poble Espanyol is like a small community of craftspeople. There are some forty of them, and each one is a specialist in his or her particular field. The workshops are not only points of sale, but also places where you can watch these popular artists in action.

Opening times of Poble Espanyol:

Monday: 9.00am to 20.00hrs

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sundays: 9.00am until midnight

Friday: 9.00am to 3.00am

Saturdays: 9.00am to 4.00am

Opening times of Craftshops & Shops

Winter: 10.00am to 18.00hrs

Summer: 10.00am to 20.00hrs

Autumn and spring: 10.00am to 19.00hrs

One of the star attractions, for example, is watching how glass is blown. All the craft workshops are accessible to visitors, who can take their time to discover the secrets of painted crystal, fusing, embroidery, treating leather, painting, sculpture, jewellery making, pottery, colour printing, engraving, and making toys, masks or miniature baskets. Another big attraction is the workshop which makes puppets, an imaginative art form to which great importance is attached in Catalonia.

What is included?

  • Entrance into Poble Espanyol, where you can see all of Spain in one day!

How to book this?

  • Right after booking you will receive a voucher via email, followed by a ticket.
  • Show it at the entrance to Poble Espanyol (Exact details on your voucher).
  • Free cancellation until 48h before the start time. Just send us an email and we will refund you – no questions asked!

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