Picasso Museum

Barcelona Spain Tourist Information and City Guide

The Picasso Museum contains a collection of Picasso's paintings, most of which are from his early years.  The 300 works of art are presented in a chronological sequence.

Pablo Picasso, who was born in Malaga Spain, lived in Barcelona from the age of 14 until 23.  It was here that he developed expertise in a style of painting called realism.

Picasso Museum, Barcelona Spain
Picasso Museum, Barcelona

The Picasso Museum is located in a series of 15th century palaces in the El Born area of Barcelona's "Old Town".

The cost of admission to the museum is 13 euro.  Due to its popularity, it is advisable to purchase tickets in advance or expect a long wait.

Other museums in Barcelona's Old Town are the following:

  • Contemporary Art Museum
  • Frederic Mares Museum
  • Geology Museum
  • History Museum
  • Maritime Museum
  • Chocolate Museum
  • Zoologia Museum

For current information regarding hours and special exhibits, please visit www.museupicasso.bcn.cat.

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