Picasso Museum & El Born: See the Colors of Barcelona

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 4 km
Duration 3h
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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Tour preview

Hosted by Ljubov
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  • Explore the Picasso Museum and charming El Born Neighborhood guided by your own in-app audio tour
  • See some of Picasso’s masterpieces and immerse yourself into the world of his limitless creativity
  • Discover Picasso’s early works and learn how he became an artist
  • Stroll through medieval streets full of history and vibrant life bubbling in tapas bars and markets
  • Feel the spirit of the proud people of Catalonia through their ground-breaking architecture and art
The tour begins at the Picasso Museum Barcelona. The extensive collection of this museum will introduce you to the life of Pablo Picasso - one of the greatest artists of the 20th century. You will be able to trace the evolution of his art from first serious works at the age of 15 to world-famous masterpieces. After the museum, you will set off on a journey around the most charming and artistic neighborhood of Barcelona known as El Born where Pablo Picasso used to work and hang out. The walk will cover El Born's must-visit sights and attractions. Santa Maria del Mar Basilica will take you back in time through the period of the Roman Empire to the Spanish Civil War. Next, you will walk along the vibrant medieval avenue of Passeig del Born where you can enjoy tapas with a glass of cava. El Born Centre de Cultura i Memòria will reveal the heritage behind the old town of Barcelona through its archaeological dig. After that, relax in the shades of Parc de la Ciutadella with its breath-taking Cascade Fountain. Finally, you will survey the details of the iconic Art Nouveau building of Palau de La Musica concert hall and hear the story behind it.

What's included

  • Entry ticket to the Picasso Museum
  • Recommendations on further activities and places to visit
  • El Born Culture and Memory Center (free to enter)
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Earphones not included - bring your own
  • Santa Maria Del Mar is free to enter except from 1 pm to 5 pm when entrance is 5 EUR
  • Food and drinks
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Picasso Museum
Carrer de Montcada, 15-23
Palau de la Música Catalana
Carrer del Palau de la Música, 4-6
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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January 2024

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