Museum of Ethnology

The Museum of Ethnology in Barcelona

Barcelona’s Museu Etnològic houses 10 permanent exhibitions featuring over 10,000 articles from five continents.

Downhill from the MNAC museum on Montjuic, the musuem reveals the history of the world’s peoples, their hardships, challenges and the objects they used in their daily lives.  Origins looks at the creation of the museum and the research work carried out by ethnologists and ethonographers. Other collections on display are Catalonia, Salamanca, Japan, the mountain dwellers of Nuristan, Ethiopia, Australia, Papua New Guinea and pre-hispanic America.

Open: Tues-Sat from 10am to 7pm; Sun and hols. from 10am to 8pm
Price: First Sunday of month free all day and every sunday after 4pm. Under 16’s Free, 16-29 Yrs €3.50, General € 5

Address: Pg de Santa Madrona, Parc de Montjuic
Getting there: Bus 55, or walk from Funicular de Montjuic / Metro L1/L3 Espanya and L3 Poble Sec.

Tel. 93 424 6807