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CaixaForum

Av. Ferrer i Guardia, 6-8, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 76 86 00
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The gallery offers a wide range of exhibitions of ancient, modern and contemporary art.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“caixa forum” (30 reviews)
“textile factory” (15 reviews)
“la caixa” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Av. Ferrer i Guardia, 6-8, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The layout of the building is a bit confusing. Some of the expositions were nice, like the Andy Warhol one. Others weren't as interesting.

Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this type of art was not on my taste, but you can try it yourself because is not bad place, or bad art...only not on my taste

Thank IoanaTeo
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I visit Barcelona regularly and my first museum stop is always Caixa Forum. Set up by the Caixa Bank, admission used to be free. Now it is 4 Euros, but that represents terrific value. As well as exhibitions which are of the highest quality, the...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

From what I read this building is a renovated textile factory. We went here to see the exhibit "The World of Georgio De Chirico" - Dream or Reality. De Chirico is one of my favorite artists. I received an email from the De Chirico foundation...More

1  Thank Tom Z
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Visiting the Caixa Forum is worthwhile in combination with other nearby attractions, especially on a Sunday when little else is open but you can stay in the area for the nearby fountain display. The art exhibits are somewhat weak, but the renovated building makes a...More

1  Thank ISyzigi
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Kids can touch, play and experiment. Really what every museum should be like...all well organized, practical and touchable...adults will enjoy a gorgeous visit, learn and teach their kids as well. All from physics experiments to human evolution or the piece of rainforest within the museum...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This museum is quite average at best. We saw all the exhibitions, and the most interesting was the exhibition about Film and Cinema. Other than this, there are very few exhibitions at the museum. The museum is good for taking pictures, as the outside is...More

Thank Mina T
Reviewed 23 February 2017

In addition to visiting major museums and art galleries, art lovers should check temporary exhibitions on view at Caixa Forum. When were there, it was hosting several, but the stand-out was Philippe Halman’s “Surprise Me!” featuring 300 works by this Latvian-born photographer, who worked for...More

1  Thank PassarinhoAzul
Reviewed 13 February 2017

located next near the Plaza Espana, this is a former textile factory, housing now exhibitions and other cultural activities. While the building itself is interesting and worth the visit, until March 27 there is a fantastic exhibition titled "Art and Cinema. 120 years of exchanges"....More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great museum building very near Tibidabo Park (FGC train station - Av. Tibidabo) which is well known for having very good exhibitions - went there a while ago to see a very impressive dinosaur and natural history exhibition. Worth checking out if you have the...More

1  Thank Mono_Jockos
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Montjuic
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
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Candice W
17 April 2016|
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Response from juan f | Reviewed this property |
RUEGO LLAMAR POR TELEFONO ABAJO INDICADO.- 34 de España . . . . CaixaForum Barcelona es un centro cultural gestionado por la La Caixa a través de su fundación como parte de la Obra Social de la entidad. Está pensado para... More
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