Itineraries along Barcelona

April-July2017

We recommend a series of literary and historical routes through several of Barcelona’s neighbourhoods where classical and modern literature show other sides to our every-day and often forgotten spaces.

Registration for all the routes: Joan Miró Library
Cost per route: €9

You will need to bring your Biblioteques de Barcelona library card.

Legends and ghosts, by Joan Amades
Organised by Conèixer Bcn
Date: Saturday, 8 April, 7 to 9.30 pm
Starts: Basílica de Santa Maria del Mar (main facade)
Ends: Plaça Joan Amades

Feminist great-grandmothers: Dolors Montserdà, Carme Karr and Dorotea Chopitea
Organised by Sònia Tres
Date: Saturday, 22 April, 10 am-12.30 pm
Starts: at the steps of the Parròquia de Sant Vicenç de Sarrià
Ends: Parròquia de Maria Auxiliadora

La Barceloneta of Salvat -Papasseit, Lluís Llach and other authors
Organised by Conèixer Bcn
Date: Saturday, 6 May, 10 am-12.30 pm
Starts: Plaça Pau Vila (next to the Museu d’Història de Catalunya)
Ends: La Barceloneta beach

History and literature on the siege of 1714
Organised by Conèixer Bcn
Date: Saturday, 13 May, 10 am-12.30 pm
Starts: at the foot of the Rafael Casanova monument
Ends: Fossar de les Moreres

From factory to column: the works of Puig i Cadafalch on Montjuïc
Organised by Núria Pujol
Date: Saturday, 20 May, 10 am-1 pm
Starts: Joan Miró Library
Ends: CaixaForum

Vedettes and militiamen: El Paral•lel and El Poble-sec during the Spanish Civil War
Organised by Laberint Cultura
Date: Saturday, 27 May, 10 am-12.30 pm
Starts: Teatre Arnau
Ends: Shelter 307

Collaborate: Museu d’Història de Barcelona (MUHBA)

Homage to Catalonia, George Orwell and the Spanish Civil War
Organised by Conèixer Bcn
Date: Saturday, 10 June, 10 am-12.30 pm
Starts: Plaça Catalunya, opposite the Francesc Macià monument
Ends: Gòtic - Andreu Nin Library

Hunt for Barcelona’s history. A gymkhana for adults
Organised by CultRuta
Come and discover Barcelona's true historical essence by playing and competing with new friends.
Date: Saturday, 17 June, 10 am-1 pm
Starts: CultRuta
Ends: Parc de la Ciutadella

Along Joan Brossa's paths
Organised by the Joan Brossa Foundation
Date: Saturday, 1 July, 10 am-12.30 pm
Starts: Plaça Molina (next to the fountain)
Ends: C/ València-Balmes

Concessions
50% - Reduction Pink Card holders, Youth Card holders, large families or single-parent families
Free – registered unemployed, Free Pink Card holders
In all cases you must bring documentary evidence of your status on the day of the excursion

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