Picasso museum and Barcelona's Old Town - Private tour ( 3 hours)

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City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: Yes. I can addapt my explanations to make them more interesting for both children and adults.

Friendly: Yes.
The Picasso museum is wheelchair addapted and the rest of the tour takes place on flat terrain.

Maximum travelers: 9



English (fluent), Catalan (fluent), Dutch (fluent), Italian (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

A chronological view of the artist's life visiting the Picasso museum in Barcelona.

Born in Malaga in 1881, the well-known artist Pablo Picasso moved to Barcelona with his parents when he was only 13 years old. As Barcelonians, we are very proud to say that the artist spent his training years in our city.

The official opening of the museum in 1963, caused some controversy.
Visited by 1 million people in 2016, it is one of Barcelona's highlights. We will learn not only about his art, but also about his personal life. The museum is distributed in a chronological order and holds pieces from his early years as an artist. Without any doubt, a must see!

After learning about Picasso's work through his paintings, we will start an interesting walking tour to discover the places where Picasso lived, worked, the gallery where his first private exposition was held, the places he frequented. . .

Picasso's Barcelona is waiting for you! Discover the city through the eyes of this unique artist and tireless worker.


0:00 - Interior visit of the Picasso museum
1:15 - Walking tour in the Old Town discovering the places where Picasso lived, worked, where he got inspired for his works. . . and so much more
3:00 - End of tour

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at the entrance of the Picasso Museum of Barcelona.
Address: Carrer Montcada 15 - 23

End location: Our tour will end in Plaça Catalunya (city center). Next to hard Rock Café.

Duration: 3 hours

Picasso museum is closed on Mondays.


This is a walking tour.

What’s Included

- Official Tour Guide services (authorized to give explanations inside the museum).

Estimated Local Cash Needed

11 Euros - - Entrance tickets for the Picasso Museum. You can pay in cash or with a credit card at the ticket box. As a licensed tour guide I have free access and we can skip the line too! There are different rates for adults, children and senior citizens.
- Note that these are rates for 2017. I will notify you if there are any increases at the time of booking the the tour.

What’s Extra

- Entrance tickets for the Picasso Museum.
- Any personal purchases or expenses.
- There are gift shops in the surrounding area.

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