Free Entrance and Discount Admission

Choose your admission price: reduced, free, for families, students or groups. We try hard to make the Museum truly open to diversity. 

Visitors must present the necessary credentials to gain free entry. Tickets provide unlimited access to all current exhibitions and the permanent collection within one month of activation at the reception desk.
Free Entrance

All Saturdays, starting at 4:00 pm, you can visit for free all the exhibitons and participate in the guided visits of the Collection, you must book in advance.

Minors under 14 years old must be accompained by an adult.

Persons with accredited disabilities plus carer.

Persons with large family or single-parent family credentials.

Students aged 18 to 25 who are studying within the Catalan education system, students over 25 who are studying at undergraduate or postgraduate levels within the Catalan education system in one of the following specialities: Fine Arts, Art History, Conservation – Restoration, Audiovisual Communication, Cinema, Geography and History, Philosophy, Humanities, Architecture, Media Studies and International Relations.

Teachers with certification from the Government of Catalonia.

Journalists with a national or international press card (IPC) from the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) or who have contacted the MACBA Press Department in advance ( Members and Friends on the L’Internationale, members of the Asembly Platform of Artists of Catalonia (PAAC), members of the International Council of Museums (ICOM), International Committee for Museums (CIMAM), International Association of Art Critics (AICA), Catalan Association of Art Critics (ACCA), Institute of Contemporary Art (IAC), Spanish Museologists Association (APME), Association of Catalan Art Galleries (GAC), Art Barcelona, Visual Artists in Rural Environments (AVER), Apropa Cultura, Friends of Catalan Museums and official tour guides. Members of organisations with whom free agreements have been reached: Talking Galleries, Loop Barcelona, SWAB Barcelona, Barcelona Gallery Weekend, Fundación ARCO, ArtsLibris, Quadern Cultura, Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC), Cercle Artístic Sant Lluc, Escola Tècnica Superior d’Arquitectura de Barcelona (ETSAB), Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC), Sotheby’s, Whitney Museum, Musée d’Art Contemporain de Bordeaux (CAPC), Deutsche Bank ArtCard, Guggenheim Art Pass, Serralves Museum, Col·legi de Doctors i Llicenciats en Belles Arts i Professors de Dibuix de Catalunya (COLBACAT), Escola Joso, Cinesa, Friends of Casa Amèrica Catalunya and Fundació Claror. Members of the MACBA Foundation and other organisations with which it has agreements (La Vanguardia, Hotels Catalonia Barcelona, Mutua Madrileña) and sponsor companies.
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Discount admission

10,20 € Concessionary rates Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 1:30 pm to 3 pm; Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 11 am.

Carnet Jove, Network of Municipal Libraries card, Association of Cultural Managers of Catalonia (APGCC), Club TR3SC, members and friends of the Association of Dance Professionals of Catalonia (APdC), members and friends of ACVIC Contemporary Art Centres. Members of collectives with whom collaboration agreements have been reached: Fostering Arts and Design (FAD), FNAC, RACC, Ateneu Barcelonès, Òmnium Cultural, Zoo Club, among others. RACC Foundation, Esteve Foundation, Cuatrecasas Foundation, Gas Natural Foundation and other organisations that have signed an agreement with the MACBA Foundation. Acords amb diversos touroperadors: Touristcheck, Barcelona City Tour, BCN Pass, IVenture i Bus Turístic. Agreements with different tour operators: Touristcheck, Barcelona City Tour, BCN Pass, IVenture and Bus Turístic.

9,6 € Students not eligible for free admission, teachers without certification from the Government of Catalonia.
Free admission days
  • 11 February (Santa Eulàlia)
    • 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • 18 May (International Museums Day and The Night of the Museums)
    • 11:00 am to 7:00 pm, and from 7:00 pm to 01:00 am
  • 15 June (Món llibre)
    • 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • 16 June (Món llibre)
    • 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • 24 September (La Mercè)
    • 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
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