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Joan Antonio Samaranch Olympic & Sports Museum

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Avinguda de Estadi 60, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 92 53 79
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This museum a short walk up Montjuic, is free and has lockers to check your backpacks. It starts with the history of the Olympic movement back in the 1800’s or earlier, and covers when and how different sports were introduced. The movement grew exponentially when...More

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We didn't do the museum only the Olympic Village and stadium but that is fabulous to wonder round, its great that it is opened up to the public, it is kept clean and tidy with the fountains still working.

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

The museum is really interesting & well done - also good value for money. We then had a coffee & ice cream at the cafe outside before a walk around the stadium & the park with the water features - all free & great to...More

Thank Davina S
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We very much enjoyed looking around the Olympic village before spending time in the museum. Very well laid out and embracing all sports. It was very interesting to see how much sport has evolved over the years. The interactive screens were a huge hit with...More

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

There are some really great views from all around the Olympic Park up on the mountain top as we decided to walk around the whole thing. You can imagine the crowds & the atmosphere back in the day when they were all competing. A great...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We decided at the last minute to stop and see this museum. It was a hot day and we needed a cool spot to hang out in for a bit. What an unexpected great experience! We’re sports fans and enjoyed the Olympic history and memorabilia....More

Thank BCSinig
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The idea of visiting the olympic museum isn't a bad idea, but here's better idea. Take the Barcelona City Bus tour and you can visit the actual site of the opening of Barcelona's last olympics.

Thank jroger69
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice museum,exhibition is atractive for children,many interesting information and nice stepfoot mark of Czech olympic history like Zatopek,Guth-Jarkovsky,Navratilova,Zelezny. High reccomended!

Thank Kroulak
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Checked out this place on a whim after going on the cable cars and was pretty disappointed. Surely the idea of it was nice to see but I wasn’t impressed. It was literally like looking at a deserted stadium and we couldn’t go anywhere except...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

I had free entry to the museum by using my Barcelona Card. There weren’t many people inside. Museum is well laid-out with many Olympic exhibits and also other sport exhibits ranging from chess to mountain climbing. Signs on the displays were also in English. There...More

Thank Bill C
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Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
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