A guided tour of some of the key places where the artist spent his time when he lived in Barcelona. The tour explores Picasso’s Barcelona in depth. An expert guide will accompany you through the bohemian Barcelona of Picasso’s youth and take you on a tour of the world-famous Museu Picasso.
As you walk, discover the bohemian Barcelona of the late 19th and early 20th centuries
where Picasso lived during his youth through anecdotes about his friendships and the events that influenced his life and artistic career.
This route will take you to such unique places as the Quatre Gats
, the beer hall and cabaret on Carrer Montsió; the friezes on the façade of the Col·legi d'Arquitectes, Picasso's only open-air artwork; and the Llotja de Mar, the art school where he studied. You'll also walk along carrer Avinyó, a source of inspiration for Picasso.
The tour ends with a guided tour of the Museu Picasso, founded in 1963 and showcasing the works donated by the artist's private secretary, the sculptor and writer Jaume Sabartés. A figure worthy of being remembered and recognised
. A key museum if you want to understand and find out about the artist's formative years and development. The museum houses more than 4,000 works which make up the world's most complete collection dating from Picasso's early years.What does your booking include?
WALKING TOUR PICASSO VIRTUAL
- Admission and guided tour at the Picasso Museum permanent exhibition.*
- Wireless tour guide system designed to aid communication between participants and the guide.
- Tour led by professional guides.
*If you want to go on the guided tour of the museum, you’ll need to join the walking tour at the beginning. You will not be admitted if you go directly to the museum.
From now on, enjoy of your Walking Tour Picasso from home!. Take advantage of the following benefits:Comfort
: forget those long lines and join our guide from the comfort of your home. You will be able to interact with the guide and ask all your questions from any corner of the world, like you were in Barcelona.Discover all the details
: enjoy all those details that normally would be out of sight. Thanks to new technologies you’ll be able to experience the city from a different perspective with the help of maps, photos and insights that will allow you to discover secrets and details that aren’t normally visible.Sustainability
: you will join a tour that is entirely sustainable and environmentally responsible, thus contributing directly to the well-being of both the city and the rest of the world.
Enjoy the Walking Tour Live!.
: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, at 3pm.Languages
: 6/1, 1/5, 18/5, 24/9 and 25/12.Length
: the walking tour takes 1 hour and the guided tour of the permanent exhibition at the Picasso Museum 1 hour more.Meeting point
: Turisme de Barcelona Tourist Information Point: pl. Catalunya, 17-basement. Metro: L1 and L3, Catalunya stop. Bus: 16, 17, 41, 42, 55 and 141. Rodalies Renfe and FGC: Catalunya stop.
- Tours guaranteed. Places are limited.
- Please arrive 10 minutes before the tour commences.
- Accessible for visitors with reduced mobility.
- If you want to go on the guided tour of the museum, you’ll need to join the walking tour at the beginning. You will not be admitted if you go directly to the museum.
:Times and Languages
- English: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday; at 6.30pm.
- Spanish: Monday, Wednesday and Friday; at 5pm
: 1 hour and 30 minutes.You will receive the voucher with all the instructions.We use Zoom to run the tour.You can join the tour from your Laptop, Pc, Smartphone or Tablet. In case you are using a mobile device, you will have to download the Zoom APP ahead of the tour. If you are using any desktop device, you can download Zoom Software or use the web browser.Join the tour using the link you will receive.The session will start 5 minutes before the beginning of the tour.Our official tour guide will interact with the tour participants and answer to all your questions.The best way to participate to the tour is to use both your camera and microphone. To do so, it’s better to use a device provided with both of them. o If your device doesn’t have a microphone or a camera, you can still see and listen to the guide and use the chat to interact.