Hit and especially miss. Most is a waste of your time. Some is nice to see. The scale balances to the negative unfortunately.
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Included as part of the ARTICKETBCN, MACBA features a thoroughly underwhelming collection further marred by the fact that during our visit the workers were on strike for unfair labor practices. Although slightly more impressive than the CCCB which was also ‘supposedly’ included on the Pass...More
Friendly striking staff on a picket line explained that entrance was free because of their industrial action, so we paid into the strike fund instead (completely voluntarily, no pressure). We were gripped by the excellent exhibition on forensic architecture.
The place is nice, the museum is bright and big, there was free entrance - which I'm glad there was, wouldn't have wanted to pay for this. There was very little variety, and felt like very little art. The first floor was a mix of...More
We decided to brave the catalan rally on Sunday and arrived at this place. We knew there was a strike so we were met at the front door by strikers who explained the strike to us. Entrance was free because of the strike and the...More
This is not a museum of art. It is a collection of propaganda displays and materials. Very disappointed in it. Do not recommend.
Although I like conceptual art the exhibition we saw really didn't work for me. However the building itself is an excellent example of modern architecture and is a pleasure to walk around.
Check out their temporary expos here and you might find something you want to see. I did and it was a good visit. The building is not one of Barcelona's best, but it's in the middle of an old historic neighborhood. A magnet for art...More
The museum staff were having a strike when we visited so we didn't hae to pay a entrance fee. After visiting the whole museum we were pleased that we didn't pay an entrance fee. We were expecting some modern with some engineering, not what saw....More