District of Barcelona
in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain
- Barcelona International Airport (8 mi)
- Sabadell Airport (10 mi)
- Girona Airport (47 mi)
- Aeròdrom dels Pirineus-Alt Urgell Airport (76 mi)
- Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport (100 mi)
- Carcassonne Airport (126 mi)
- Palma De Mallorca Airport (131 mi)
- Castres-Mazamet Airport (150 mi)
- Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (160 mi)
- Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona (Unesco heritage, 1 mi)
- Works of Antoni Gaudí (Unesco heritage, 2 mi)
- Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco (Unesco heritage, 50 mi)
- Poblet Monastery (Unesco heritage, 56 mi)
- Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Unesco heritage, 82 mi)
- Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí (Unesco heritage, 104 mi)
- Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana (Unesco heritage, 118 mi)
- Zoo de Barcelona (zoo, (2 mi)
- Olympic Port (marina, (2 mi)
- Aquarium Barcelona (zoo, (2 mi)
- Karting Minilandia (amusement park, (10 mi)
- Indoor Karting Barcelona (amusement park, (6 mi)
- Natupark (amusement park, (8 mi)
- Tibidabo (amusement park, (3 mi)
- Observatori Fabra (observation point, (3 mi)
- Mirador del Aeroport del Prat (observation point, (6 mi)
- Catalunya en Miniatura (amusement park, (9 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 41.389 and 2.159 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 41° 23' 19" and E 2° 9' 32"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 08:49 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Europe/Madrid
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:52 am and 7:04 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Spain.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Spain. Last Update: 2023-03-20 07:55:28
The district Montjuïc of Barcelona in Barcelona (Catalonia) is a district in Spain about 313 mi east of Madrid, the country's capital city.
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Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 60 °F
|Morning Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Evening Temperature||16°C / 60 °F|
|Night Temperature||14°C / 58 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1019 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Wednesday, 22nd of March 2023
17°C (63 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 23rd of March 2023
17°C (63 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Friday, 24th of March 2023
19°C (66 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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Restaurante LUKI en el Poble Sec. Barcelona
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Les cròniques de Beebo Brinker - Ann Banon - La butxaca - Booktrailer
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Montjuïc Castle & Views Over Barcelona, Spain - 11th July, 2014
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Ball dels Gegants de la Ciutat al Poble-Sec
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Especial Castellers de Sabadell al Poble Sec 16-3-2014 (Tota l'actuació - Full performance)
Primera actuació de la temporada 2014, a la Plaça de Santa Madrona del Poble Sec, Barcelona. The full performace of Castellers de Sabadell at Plaça de Santa Madrona, El Poble Sec, Barcelona,...
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Castellers de la Vila de Gràcia - 4d7a al Poble Sec 16-3-2014
Primera actuació de la temporada 2014, a la Plaça de Santa Madrona, del Poble Sec, Barcelona.
Castellers de Sabadell - 3d8 al Poble Sec 16-3-2014
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Montjuïc (alternatively spelled Montjuich) is a hill located in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Joan Gamper (22 November 1877 – 30 July 1930) previously known as Hans Kamper was a Swiss football pioneer, player and club president. He founded football clubs in Switzerland and Catalonia, most notably FC Basel, FC Zürich and FC Barcelona.
Archaeology Museum of Catalonia
The Archaeology Museum of Catalonia (abbreviated as MAC) was created under the Museums of Catalonia Act in 1990 by the Department of Culture of the Government of Catalonia. The head office is located in the former Palace of Graphic Arts, which was built for the 1929 Barcelona International Exposition.
Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys
Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys (formerly known as the Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc or Barcelona Olympic Stadium) is a stadium in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Originally built in 1927 for the 1929 International Exposition in the city (and Barcelona's bid for the 1936 Summer Olympics, which were awarded to Berlin), it was renovated in 1989 to be the main stadium for the 1992 Summer Olympics.
The Teatre Lliure is a theatre in Barcelona considered one of the most prestigious in Catalonia. It was created in 1976 in the neighborhood of Gràcia by a group of professionals from Barcelona's independent theater scene. It became distinguished for its practice of presenting theater in Catalan, its revisiting of classics, and its penchant for contemporary theater. Its first staged play in its original location was Camí de nit, by Lluís Pasqual, in 1976.
Fundació Joan Miró
The Fundació Joan Miró, Centre d'Estudis d'Art Contemporani (Joan Miró Foundation) is a museum of modern art honoring Joan Miró located on the hill called Montjuïc in Barcelona, Catalonia.
Funicular de Montjuïc
The Funicular de Montjuïc, or Montjuïc funicular, is a funicular railway in the city of Barcelona, in Catalonia, Spain. The line is largely in tunnel and connects the Barcelona Metro Paral·lel station with the hill of Montjuïc and the various sporting and other facilities there. The funicular uses the same fares as the metro and is listed on maps as part of the metro network. It is operated by Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona (TMB), which also operates most of the metro lines.
Sants-Montjuïc is one of the ten districts Barcelona has been split in since 1984, numbered District 3. Comprising very different areas of the city, it covers the southern part of Barcelona, joining the two former districts II and VII, as well as the different areas comprised in the Zona Franca. As of the 2005 census, it had a population of 177.636. It borders Les Corts, Eixample, Ciutat Vella, and the municipalities L'Hospitalet de Llobregat and El Prat de Llobregat.
Paral·lel (Barcelona Metro)
Paral·lel is the name of a Barcelona metro station, currently the southern terminus of L2 and also served by L3. The two lines are side by side to facilitate transfer, with a direct connection between Zona Universitària (L3) and Pep Ventura (L2) platforms.
Palau dels Esports de Barcelona
The Palau dels Esports de Barcelona (Barcelona Sports Palace) is a multi-purpose indoor arena in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It is on Lleida Street on the slopes of Montjuïc, a hill to the south east of the city centre. The arena is able to host competitions of any indoor sport. In 2000 it was adapted to better accommodate such shows and given a new name: Barcelona Teatre Musical - Palau dels Esports.
Drassanes (Barcelona Metro)
Drassanes is a Barcelona Metro station located underneath Portal de la Santa Madrona in El Raval, which is included in the Ciutat Vella district of Barcelona. It is named after the Drassanes Reials de Barcelona, the old shipyards of the city that currently hold the Museu Marítim de Barcelona, situated near the station. It is the closest station to the Port of Barcelona and one of the network's closest stations to the sea.
Teatre Grec is a theatre in the Montjuïc Mountain in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was built in 1929 by the Catalan architect Ramon Reventós as the ancient Greece theatres as part of the 1929 Barcelona International Exposition. The main use of this theatre is in summer festivals such as the Festival Grec de Barcelona.
Jardí Botànic de Barcelona
The Botanical garden of Barcelona is a botanical garden in the Montjuïc hill of Barcelona set amongst a number of stadiums used in the Summer Olympic Games of 1992. Although a botanic garden had been established in Barcelona as early as 1888, the current gardens date from 1999. It should not be confused with the Historic botanical garden of Barcelona (Catalan: Jardí Botànic Històric) founded in 1930 and reopened in 2003, also located in Montjuïc.
Poble Sec (Barcelona Metro)
Poble Sec is a station of the Barcelona Metro network located in the neighbourhood of the same name, in the district of Sants-Montjuïc, Barcelona. It's served by L3 (green line). It opened in 1975 under the name Parlamento along the other stations of the section Paral·lel-Sants Estació, then known as "IIIB". The station adopted its current name in 1982.
Centre d'Art Santa Mònica
Centre d'Art Santa Mònica, sometimes shortened as CASM, is a public museum of contemporary art in Barcelona opened in 1988. It's located in the Raval side of Rambla de Santa Mònica. It has no permanent collection but it hosts a number of travelling expositions of contemporary Spanish and international artists every year. Entrance is free. The building that hosts CASM is a 1626 Renaissance convent that became a monument of national interest in 1984.
Avinguda del Paral·lel
Avinguda del Paral·lel (English: Avenue of the Parallel) is one of the main streets of the city of Barcelona, dividing Ciutat Vella, Eixample and Sants-Montjuïc districts. It receives this name because it is (unlike any other street in Barcelona) parallel to the Equator.
Columbus Monument, Barcelona
The Columbus Monument (Spanish: Monumento a Colón or Mirador de Colón) is a 60 m tall monument to Christopher Columbus at the lower end of La Rambla, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was constructed for the Exposición Universal de Barcelona (1888) in honor to Columbus first voyage to the Americas. The monument serves as a reminder that Christopher Columbus reported to Queen Isabella I and King Ferdinand V in Barcelona after his first trip to the new continent.
Sant Pau del Camp
Sant Pau del Camp (Catalan for "Saint Paul of the countryside" or "in the fields") is a church and former monastery in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. While the monastery now stands within the El Raval district in central Barcelona, it once stood outside the city (before 14th century); its rural location gave the church its name.
Battle of Montjuïc (1705)
The Battle of Montjuïc took place between 13 to 17 September 1705 during the War of the Spanish Succession. A multinational force under the command of Lord Peterborough had landed on the Catalan coast in August, intending to capture Barcelona. However, the force first had to take possession of Montjuïc Castle which was commanded by Francisco de Velasco. Late on the night of the 13th, a force under the command of George Darmstadt approached the castle in three separate columns.
Battle of Montjuïc (1641)
Battle of Montjuïc took place on 26 January 1641 during the Catalan Revolt. A Spanish force under Pedro Fajardo launched an attack on a Catalan rebel force, made up mainly of Miquelet militias led by Francesc de Tamarit, and their French allies. The Catalan rebels had taken up position on the heights of Montjuïc which dominated the city of Barcelona. The Spanish launched several concerted attempts to capture Montjuïc Castle, but were continually repulsed.
El Poble-sec, Barcelona
El Poble-sec is a neighborhood in the Sants-Montjuïc district of Barcelona, Catalonia.
Piscina Municipal de Montjuïc
The Piscina Municipal de Montjuïc (English: Montjuïc Municipal Pool) is a sports venue situated in the Olympic Ring in Barcelona. The venue consists of two swimming pools: a pool for diving and a 25m outdoor pool. It hosted the diving events and the water polo preliminaries for the 1992 Summer Olympics. The location of the venue on a slope of the Montjuïc hill gives a panoramic view of the city of Barcelona. The swimming pools are open to the public during the summer.
The Caress of a Bird
The Caress of a Bird (correctly La Caresse d'un oiseau) is a 1967 sculpture by Joan Miró made at his studio in Palma de Mallorca. It is part of the permanent collection of the Miró Foundation in Barcelona.
Filmoteca de Catalunya
The Filmoteca de Catalunya is a film archive in Catalunya, Spain.
Montjuïc Aerial Tramway
Montjuïc Aerial Tramway (Spanish: Teleférico de Montjuïc, Catalan: Telefèric de Montjuïc) is an aerial tramway in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
These districts also belong to Barcelona.
- Bogatell Beach
- Can Tunis
- Ciutat Vella
- Dreta de l'Eixample
- Eixample Left
- El Arrabal Mas
- El Arrabal Torrelletas
- El Carmel
- el Clot
- el Coll
- el Poblenou
- Fort Pienc
- Gothic Quarter
- la Barceloneta
- La Bonanova
- La Bordeta
- Las Tres Torres
- Les Corts
- Nou Barris
- Poble Sec
- Sagrada Familia
- Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i La Ribera
- Sarria-Sant Gervasi
- The Raval
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Barcelona.
- Sant Antoni
- la Font de la Guatlla
- la Nova Esquerra de l'Eixample
- l'Antiga Esquerra de l'Eixample
- la Marina de Port
- la Marina del Prat Vermell
- la Vila de Gracia
- Barri de les Corts
- la Vila Olimpica del Poblenou
- Sant Gervasi - Galvany
- el Camp d'en Grassot i Gracia Nova
- el Parc i la Llacuna del Poblenou
- Sants - Badal
- el Putxet i el Farro
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Barcelona.
- Sant Just Desvern
- Sant Feliu de Llobregat
- Sant Cugat del Valles
- Santa Coloma de Cervello
- Sant Vicenc dels Horts
- Santa Perpetua de Mogoda
- Sant Quirze del Valles
- Montornes del Valles
- Premia de Mar
- Llica de Vall
- Corbera de Llobregat
- Les Franqueses del Valles
Barcelona: Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona (source)
Gothic Quarter: Barcelona Plaza, Gothic Quarter (source)
Gothic Quarter: Livespotting − Barcelona, Hotel Majestic, Gothic Quarter (source)
Barcelona: Playa de la Barceloneta, Barcelona (source)
Barcelona: Bar Oviso, Barcelona (source)
Distrito de Ciutat Vella: Port − Moll de la Fusta (looking to North-East), Distrito de Ciutat Vella (source)
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Montjuïc, Barrio Montjuïc