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Museu d'Historia de Barcelona - MUHBA

Placa del Rei, s/n | Barri Gotic, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 56 21 22
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Ancient and medieval Barcelona in the monumental ensemble beneath Plaça del Rei, organised in the 20th century. A tour through 4,000 square metres in an underground archaeological site that takes us from Barcino to Barcinona. Exhibition on the emergence of the medieval city. Visit to the Palau Reial Major palace.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“roman ruins” (185 reviews)
“roman times” (50 reviews)
“audio guide” (152 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Placa del Rei, s/n | Barri Gotic, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
+34 932 56 21 22
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This history museum starts with a tour through the excavated remains of the roman and medieval city that is under the exiting walkways around the Cathedral and Roman wall. Quite eery at times with very good audio and some visuals to help make sense of...More

Thank Gaurima
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't read much about the museum before going, so the quality took me by surprise. My mom and I received our own individual headsets so we could pick which audio points to listen to in our own language. I enjoyed the movie early on...More

Thank mmoose4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow what a huge amount of partially exposed ruins! Excellent metal walkways to wander above the ruins, in the basement. There is also a free walking tour of other Roman ruins that have been exposed in the area including a humongous column found between 2...More

Thank NCdianab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this museum by accident, when were were lost, and I am very pleased we did. I was most impressed with the roman city discovered under the museum, a gem of a find, I have never seen anything like it before, so well preserved....More

Thank teresa G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is incredible even if it might not look it from the outside. After you enter the museum past the small gift shop, they have an audio guide to narrate your visit, which includes a video showing the expansion of Barcelona in the past...More

Thank EliBak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This truly is a hidden treasure in Barcelona and provides a break from the crowded streets and heat of Barcelona. The museum is located in the Barri Gotic neighborhoodd and while we were unable to get tickets online and appeared to be sold out, we...More

1  Thank AlbaBL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So we went into this museum as a lark because we had a couple of hours of time on our hands. We didn't even begin to scratch the surface. This museum is a must see for anyone interested in the history of Barcelona. The subfloor...More

Thank RVT76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great! Definitely a hidden gem. You leave with a ton of knowledge. Wear comfortable shoes because the place is huge. It's a bit difficult to move around with a stroller because although there are ramps almost every where some spots have 3-4...More

1  Thank Zahyli G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Roman ruins are AMAZING! Very extensive and engaging. This was my teenage daughter's favorite site in Barcelona. It's a bit hidden away and not well known that this is were the subterranean ruins are. Absolutely worth the time to find it. Plus it's a great...More

Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was looking for something to do for a couple of hours before I had to leave for the airport and I found the museum by accident and I had a great time - it was very imfornative with lots of things to see. I...More

Thank Leila R
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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We were looking for one of the satellite locations and couldn't find it despite having an address and seeing signs... but then we stumbled on another satellite location. It was not what we'd been looking for but it was... More
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