Palau de la Música Catalana
Palau de la Música
What It Is:
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is the home of classical, choral and some contemporary music. Designed in the Catalan Modernist style, this building is host to world-class performances and is touted as one of the most stunning examples of this architectural style in the city.
Where It’s Located:
Sant Pere District | Google Map
Why We Love It:
The Palau de la Música offers a full schedule of excellent concerts in a building whose Modernist style is one of the iconic elements of Barcelona and outlying Catalunya.
- If there’s nothing that appeals to your musical sensibilities during your stay, you can schedule a tour of the hall itself. Tours go for €20 and last about an hour.
- Don’t be afraid t0 go a few minutes early to appreciate the architecture. There’s a lot to appreciate inside and out, aside from the music itself.
- The Barcelona Card offers a 20% discount at the Palau de la Música.
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