For an art lover nothing can be better than seeing the handiwork of Picasso, Degas and Renoir in the same room and this is exactly the kind of marvel Montserrat museum houses. The Abbey of Montserrat has one of the national referent museums of artistic and archaeological heritage. Additionally, there’s an audio guide for a walking narrative.
Why You Shouldn’t Miss This
If you want to see artworks as rare as the creation of Picasso when he was just 13, this is definitely the place to be. Apart from the painting, you will be dumbfounded at the sight of Egyptian mummy, sarcophagi and Abyssinian relics at the Montserrat Museum. To enlighten the visitors with the historical evolution of the Image of Saint Mary, the museum has a permanent exhibition entitled ‘Nigra Sum’. Savour a culturally and artistically enriching up on the mountains of the Montserrat.
After you book your ticket to Montserrat museum, you will receive an email confirming your payment. Enjoy a spectacular view as you climb up the mountain of Montserrat. On the date of visit, climb up the mountain of Montserrat and enjoy the relaxing view on the way. If you are taking the cable car, Aeri, make sure you get off at the right stop. The museum is right in front of the basilica. When you get to the Montserrat museum, display your mobile voucher at the counter with a valid photo ID and bypass the queue. The exquisite paintings, sculptures and weavings here will not fail to take your breath away.
- The Open-Air Museum and combined ticket to the Audiovisual Space and Museum of Montserrat.
- Audio guide
- Pick up and drop services
Know before you go
Timings and hours:
The museum is open every day. On most days it is open from 10 AM to 5:45 PM. However, on weekends, feast days and in summer (from June 24 to September 11) it is open from 10 am to 6:45 pm.
- Luggage larger than 40*30 cm - Umbrellas - Sharp objects - Sprays and liquids - Food items
All though the museum is located on a mountain, there are various ways to get there. Montserrat cable car, Aeri, will provide you the quickest commute. But if you are looking to travel by rail, a train leaves every hour on the Barcelona-Manresa line.
These tickets cannot be cancelled, amended or rescheduled.
How to Use Your Montserrat Museum Tickets
You will receive an email with your Montserrat museum voucher. No need to print. You can show the mobile voucher at the ticketing counter. Please carry a valid Photo ID for identification.
The voucher is valid only for the time slot you select by you upon checkout.
Museo de Montserrat,, 08199 Montserrat, Barcelona
- A deposit of 50 € or any piece of identification will be required at the moment of collecting the audio guides. It will be returned when you bring the audio guides back.
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