Contact details

Disseny Hub Barcelona building
Plaça de les Glòries Catalanes, 37-38
08018  Barcelona  (Catalonia)
museudeldisseny@bcn.cat
ajuntament.barcelona.cat/museudeldisseny/
Tel.:+34 932566800

Location

Barcelona


Description

Situated in the Disseny Hub Barcelona building, the museum holds 70,000 items, including decorative arts, ceramics, industrial design, textile and graphic arts from different periods.

The Museu del Disseny de Barcelona brings together collections from four of the city’s longstanding museums: the Museu de les Arts Decoratives, the Museu de Ceràmica, the Museu Tèxtil i d’Indumentària and the Gabinet de les Arts Gràfiques. The exhibition, which revolves around four themes, shows the evolution of decorative arts towards design, and the so-called "author" arts (ceramics, enamel, contemporary jewellery, etc.). The decorative arts section presents unique items that are essential in the study of certain movements and periods, while the "author" arts section includes creations by artists such as Picasso and Miró. As for the design collection, it has industrial design, graphic design and fashion design items.

  • Designation: Local museum
  • Content: Decorative art

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Tuesday to Sunday

    From 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday

Prices

  • General: €6
  • Reduced: €4
  • Children: Admission free
  • ICOM members and associations: Admission free

Free admission: Sunday afternoons, from 3-8pm and every first Sunday of the month.


Services

Audio guide, Guided tours

Accessibility

  • Access ramps
  • Disabled access
  • Toilets with disabled access in communal areas

Map


WHAT IS THERE NEARBY? (within a 2 km radius)


X Switch to mobile version

X
Spain BarcelonaSevilleMadridMalagaCordobaGranadaA CoruñaCadizMurciaHuescaValenciaLleidaCáceresLugoCantabriaLa RiojaAsturiasPontevedraVizcaya - BizkaiaAlicante - AlacantCastellón - CastellóGuipúzcoa - GipuzkoaJaénBurgosToledoLeónGironaÁlava - ArabaValladolidHuelvaCiudad RealTarragonaSegoviaAlmeríaZaragozaÁvilaSalamancaTeruelNavarreCuencaZamoraBadajozAlbaceteOurensePalenciaSoriaGuadalajaraCanary IslandsBalearic Islands
X
Baleares MajorcaIbizaMinorcaFormentera
X
Canarias La PalmaLanzaroteTenerifeGran CanariaFuerteventuraLa GomeraHierro