The National Art Museum of Catalonia, created in 1990, houses all kinds of works with the aim of preserving and displaying all Catalan art from the Romanesque period to the 20th century.
The MNAC, as it is generally called, is a consortium with its own legal status, formed of the Autonomous Government of Catalonia, Barcelona City Council, and the Public Administration.
The museum is located in the National Palace of Montjuic, built for the 1929 International Exhibition. The building covers an area of 32,000 square metres and has a classical style with a symmetrical front façade crowned by a Roman-style dome.
The museum's permanent collection is classified into: Romanesque; Gothic; Renaissance and Baroque (Thyssen-Bornemisza collection and the Cambó bequest); Modern Art (Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza collection); numismatics, drawings, prints, posters, and photographs, as well as temporary exhibitions.
Address: Av. Reina Maria Cristina, s/n
Buses: 13, 50, 55
Metro: Espanya (L1 and L3)
Our hotels are situated in the city centre of Barcelona, strategically located in emblematic buildings from the city, close to the historical monuments from Barcelona and to the main cultural and shopping areas. If you stay in HCC St Moritz hotel you will find just a step away Passeig de Gracia; if you want to visit La Pedrera HCC Regente hotel is close to the building; HCC Montblanc hotel is located just in front the Palau de la Música and a few minutes from Picasso Museum, if you come to Barcelona to attend a fair or to see a concert HCC Lugano hotel is located near the Barcelona Trade Fair and to The Olimpic Ring, from HCC Taber hotel you will last 5 minutes walking to Plaza Catalunya, the best option close to the Sants station is HCC Open hotel; if you want to visit the Camp Nou or the F.C. Barcelona museum stay in HCC Covadonga hotel in Diagonal Avenue.
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