The Museu Nacional’s Night 2017

The Museu Nacional’s Night 2017

Saturday July 15, from 8 p.m to 1 a.m

From 8 p.m to 1 a.m

Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya...

Free entry


A night of open doors to the public so they can enjoy the museum in a playful atmosphere during night time. Comments on the museum’s artwork, dance, music, circus and gastronomy, from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Programmed activities during the night:

  • Comments on the museum’s artwork to discover the essentials of the permanent collection, from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. One of the commented pieces is the Decapitation of Saint Baudilus, by Lluís Dalmau, that will be on view for the first time at the museum.
  • Music life show around the different rooms of the museum by the Marxing Dixie Band from Taller de Músics, at 8.45 p.m., 10.15 p.m. and 23.40 p.m.
  • Dance performance by the company IT Dansa, from the Institut del Teatre: Whim, Fractured Fairytale, by Alexander Ekman, at 9.30 p.m and at 11 p.m. A piece that recreates the emotional journey that its life, and how we always have to keep our reason on the outside, even if we’re going mad on the inside.
  • Circus by the Ateneu Popular 9 Barris: Kerol: Welcome to my head, juggling and beatboxing (duration: 8 min) from 10 p.m. to 10.15 p.m., and Enric Petit: Submissió total, a number of verticals (duration: 7 min) from 11.30 p.m. to 11.40 p.m.

We invite you to see the temporal exhibition Ismael Smith, the beauty and the monsters, opened until September.

Also take the opportunity to look for the exclusive discounts in the museum shop.

Become an Amic del Museu (a museum’s friend) during this especial night and you’ll get a gift!



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