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Montjuïc Castle

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August 17, 2019
El castillo de Montjuic (en catalán, Castell de Montjuïc; pronunciación: español local [moncʝ͡uˈik], catalán [mun̪ʒuˈik]) es una antigua fortaleza militar situada en la montaña de Montjuic, en la ciudad de Barcelona. La fortaleza fue una instalación del Ejército español, aunque posteriormente fue…
November 13, 2019
Montjuïc Castle (Catalan: Castell de Montjuïc, Spanish: Castillo de Montjuich) is an old military fortress, with roots dating back from 1640, built on top of Montjuïc hill in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It currently serves as a Barcelona municipal facility.
October 6, 2019
It's a great walk to get up to this castle. It's a very important piece of history for Catalunya. The Borbonic Spanish kings put it up in the XVIII century after invading Catalunya. By that time, the Spanish exercised a terrible repression against Catalan people who either suffered or left in…
October 15, 2019
An old fortress, used as such until the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939), and to be found at the top of the Montjuïc Mountain. Built in 1694.
December 11, 2019
It has a fascinating history and amazing views of the city.
November 3, 2019
a marvelous 360’ view between the seaside and cruise ship port of Barcelona and the whole city of Barcelona

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66 Ctra. de Montjuïc
Barcelona, CT 08038
Phone+34 932 56 44 45
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM
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