Picasso Museum & Gothic Quarter Walking Tour

Plaça de Catalunya 19, 08002 Barcelona, España
From/per person
30.00
  • Guided visits
  • Museums and Monuments
  • Audioguide
  • Interesting Places
  • Tourist Guide


Description

Skip the line to visit the Picasso Museum and discover the bond between Picasso and Barcelona. The museum is key to understand the development of this young artist into a genious. Discover the Gothic Quarter’s charming squares hidden away down ancient narrow streets. Come to the core of the city, where it all started 2000 years ago.

The Picasso Museum and the surrounding Gothic and Ribera quarters are testimony to the close tie between the artist and the city. With this tour you will follow Picasso’s footprint in the city and discover the bond between Picasso and Barcelona.

Picasso Museum

Be inspired by the first steps of Pablo Picasso as an artist. The museum is key to understand the development of this young artist into a genious from 1887 to 1901. It is housed in 5 medieval palaces and was inaugurated in 1963 at the expressed wish of the artist.The museum has a collection of 4200 pieces of art, we especially recommend:Picasso’s full unfolding from a child up to the Blue PeriodA representation of works from 1917The series of las Meninas, 1957A comprehensive print collection

Gothic Quarter

This is the core of the city, where it all started 2000 years ago. Enjoy the Gothic Quarter’s charming corners and squares hidden away down ancient narrow streets.

More information

  • You will discover the series of Las Meninas by Picasso
  • You will walk directly to the Picasso Museum and enter before the crowd arrives
  • Follow the whole story easily as the guide talks through the radio-guide whisper system and you can hear everything perfectly with your earphone
  • This tour includes some walking.
  • The tour ends at the Plaça de Sant Jaume in the Gothic Quarter. 2 minutes from the Rambla, you’ll stay or return to Plaça Catalunya. Our guide will give you all the guidance you need

Reduced prices

  • Children (0- 12): free

Highlights

  • Facade of the Cathedral
  • Picasso Museum
  • Plaça del Rei

Schedule

Meeting point

Plaça Catalunya 19, in front of Hotel Olivia Plaça. Please arrive 15 minutes before the starting time, and look for the orange umbrellas!

Availability

Tue, Thu & Sat at 9 AM, from April 1 to November 3

Duration

2 hours 30 min


Inclusions

  • Skip the line and entrance fee to the Picasso Museum
  • 45-minute guided tour plus some free time in the Picasso Museum