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A great experience at the Palau de la Música Catalana

Recently, BGB staff had the luck to be invited to the Palau de la Música Catalana to experience a new kind of tour, a closer, more interesting and more intense one. (more…)

Barcelona Guide Bureau met the inspiring Australian author Sally Webster

From Barcelona Guide Bureau we had the pleasure to meet Sally Webster, author from Canberra and unconditional lover of Barcelona. She has written a travel novel which takes place in Barcelona and did several tours with BGB. (more…)

UNESCO World Heritage List of Barcelona

Since 1972 The UNESCO is working to protecting our heritage. On that date, when they adopted the Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage they were starting a huge work of conservation. World Heritage concept is universal. In this area UNESCO has classified and is still classifying 890 properties. To be included on the World Heritage List, sites must be of outstanding universal value.

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Don’t miss the new tours of BGB on Barcelona

Until November 1, Barcelona Guide Bureau has a promotional offer on all its new tours.

You can do the Barça Tour, the Gaudí Beyond the City Tour, the Modernisme World Heritage Tour or the New Architecture tour from only 30 €/adult and 15€/child.

Check them on the web site!

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Modernisme & World Heritage Tour: visit the old Barcelona

The spectacular Modernista period wove fantasy and beauty into functional public buildings.
 
Both the Palau de la Música and Hospital de Sant Pau are World Heritage sites and well worth a guided explanation.
 

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Music tour in Barcelona: Part 2, Palau de la Musica Catalana

Palau de la Musica Catalana.

Opened in 1908, this outstanding concert hall was built by the Catalan architect Lluis Domenech i Montaner and has been declared World Heritage by UNESCO.

From 1982 Tusquets-Díaz architects have been remodeling and enlarging the building, giving it the technological equipment a modern concert hall needs. (more…)

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