The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, also known by the acronym MNAC, is found on the Montjuïc in Barcelona. This museum is also made up of remote sites other than this location, but this is the main building. While it’s true that parking in Barcelona is complicated, due to the huge number of cars driving daily through the city and the few public parking options. This is one of the neighborhoods with the most cultural and touristic attractions in the Catalan capital which as you can imagine, makes parking no easy task. So check out Parclick's map to see the best car parks in Barcelona, so you can choose where you want to park and for how long you want to be parked there, all for a pretty great price!
The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya is one of most beautiful museums in Barcelona, with some pretty impressive fountains outside too! Inside, you can admire paintings of all kinds and collections of the most famous artists ever to live and have lived! The MNAC stands out for having one of the most comprehensive collections of Romanesque art in the world, as well as Gothic amongst other styles.
The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya dates from 1990, when it was founded and acquired collections from the Museum of Modern Art (created in 1945) and the Museum of Catalan Art (created in 1934). In addition to collections from these two museums, a coin collection and a printmaking collection were also added. Also, in 1996, they included a specific department of photography, which now houses over 6,000 images from the beginning of the 19th century to the present day.
The museum headquarters is known as the Palau Nacional, located at the famous Montjuïc Castle of Barcelona. This Italian inspired palace was built in 1929 as a part of the World’s Fair that the city hosted that year. Take it from us Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya is a must-see visit for art lovers!
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Want to check out some more of the Catalan capital? It's easy, the closest metro station is Pueblo Seco, serving line 4. Plus, whilst you're in the area check out the Olympic Stadium and the Magic Fountains!