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Barcelona Art Tours
Barcelona, the capital of Catalunya is one of the world's most beautiful cities and just oozes history, culture and art. If you’re looking for an art tour of Barcelona then look no further than Artspace Tours. If you are planning to visit Barcelona and learn more about the Barcelona art scene, Art Space Tours offers informative and educational Barcelona art tours within the city.
Known for Gaudi architecture, the city also celebrates the work of Pablo Picasso. Over two and half hours, Art Space Tours Barcelona offers you a walking tour Barcelona with a difference. As you walk through the medieval quarter and Born backstreets you’ll discover the history of the city, see locations that inspired their famous artwork and walk in the footsteps of the famous artist.
Monuments that you have seen in the city will come to life as you learn the real meaning behind them, as well as where Cubism came from, and the meaning of the ground map near Arc de Triomf. It’s an eye-opening tour that is recommended when you first arrive in the city to get your bearings and learn about the city’s most visited areas.
Street Art Tour
See the hidden artworks and murals as you delve into the city’s street art movement on a street art tour. Learn the stories of the artists and see graffiti that dates back more than three centuries! The tour takes you to three chimney park, Ketih Haring’s famous mural, and Base Elements; a historical building which has been transformed into an urban art gallery. The Barcelona art tour begins in Raval, one of the city’s alternative neighbourhoods.
Contemporary Art Tour
If you prefer contemporary art, the contemporary art tour takes you through Barcelona’s emblematic neighbourhoods pointing out the city’s contemporary art. With your expert guide you’ll be gallery hopping through underground studios and exhibitions, and delving behind the scenes of the galleries. You’ll meet the artists and learn how to decode the artworks and exhibitions, before heading to a hidden art gallery for a glass of Spanish wine.
These tours are perfect for those who love art, or maybe you’ve already taken a city tour Barcelona and are seeking a deeper insight into the city. All Art Space Tours are kept in smallish groups and will definitely leave you feeling both educated and entertained.
Art Tours in Barcelona Review
“I loved this tour! Jimi our guide was so enthusiastic and knowledgeable and his passion for art shone through. Having lived in the city for two years I had hardly taken any tours. So it was an eye-opener to learn about the history of the streets and monuments that I had passed several times whilst wandering around the city, and didn't realise were of such significance. There is such a rich Barcelona art history in the city and thanks to the tour I have developed a deeper interest in Picasso and Dali artwork. I recommend this to anyone wanting to learn more about the lives of these two artists and their influences in the city.” – Lisa Imogen Eldridge