The five best cultural centers of Barcelona

The five best cultural centers of Barcelona

If you are looking for an alternative to the classic circuit of Museums and Foundations of Barcelona, we propose you the best five cultural centers, where they offer varied programs, among which you can find exhibitions, concerts and different types of performance.


Mutuo (2012) is a cultural center of dissemination located in Born neighborhood. It is dedicated to the production, promotion and exhibition of artistic content. It was created to respond to the need of discovering, visualizing and developing of artistic proposals from various disciplines.

There is a great variety in its offer, which includes from exhibitions to performance, markets, workshops, microtheatre performances or concerts in different formats.

In addition, an important feature of this space is that it has a recording studio with excellent professionals.

Address: Méndez Núñez, 7

Schedule: M-Th from 5 to 11pm / F and S from 5pm to 1am

Phone: 675 31 69 99


Miscelanea is an art gallery located in Raval neirborhood, which also has shop, bar and events room in its space.

Its program is varied: from poetry festivals, concerts, exhibitions of graphic artists to documentary screenings.

Address: Guàrdia, 10

Phone: 933 17 93 98

Schedule: Tu to F from 4:3pm. to 11pm / Sa from 12:30 pm to 12am / Su from 12:30pm to 8:30 p.m.

Arts Santa Mònica

This center is managed by the Generalitat of Catalunya and is dedicated to the promotion of arts related to cinema, theater, music, dance, literature or architecture. It was conceived originally as a convent in 1936, the convent of Sant Mónica.

The activities organized by Arts Santa Monica are varied: temporary exhibitions, book presentations, performance, conferences and concerts.

Address: La Rambla, 7

Hours: Tu to Sa from 11:00am to 9:00pm / Su 11:00am to 5:00pm

Telephone935 67 11 10

Artevistas Gallery

Artevistas gallery is located in a beautiful passage of the Gothic Quarter and collect a unique collection of contemporary art by Spanish and international artists that includes paintings, drawings, sculptures, photographs, printed screens, lithographs, engravings…

Address: Passatge del Crèdit, 4

Hours: from 11am to 8 pm

Phone: 93 513 04 65

Nau Ivanow

Nau Ivanow is a culture center of creation and diffusion that is specialized in scenic arts and photography, but it is open to any form of artistic expression. It supports young creators in the different phases of the creation process.

If you want to know more information about the activities they organize, here is your agenda.

AddressHondures, 28

Telephone933 40 74 68

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