Planning your visit


From March 1 to October 31 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. (box office closes at 7:30 p.m.)

From November 1 to February 28 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (box office closes at 5:30 p.m.)

Open Monday to Sunday.

Closing days: December 25 and January 1.


General admission fee: 9€

Reduced admission fee: 6€

Free admission: Under 8 years old, Sundays after 3pm and every first Sunday of the month.


Combined admission fee Castell + Jardí Botànic (Botanical Garden of Barcelona). Ticket: 10€ / reduced ticket: 7€.
Combined admission fee Castell + Museu etnològic i de cultures del món (Ethnologic museum). Tiquet: 10€ / reduced ticket: 7€

  • General admission with guided tour: €13
  • Reduced admission with guided tour: €10
  • Guided tour on free access days: €4

The GAUDIR MÉS program is an initiative of the Barcelona City Council that offers the possibility of enjoying discounts or free access to different cultural spaces in the city. The Castle is part of it, and if you are a member of the program, you will have free and unlimited access to the center.

Registration is free, and to sign up you need to make an appointment at a citizen service office (OAC) or start the procedure through the Virtual Office of Procedures. For more information you can consult the following link.


-The admission ticket gives access to the temporary exhibitions as well as to the permanent one.

-The ticket offices close 30 minutes before closing time.

-No pets allowed.

-Visitors are not allowed to move around the Castle on any wheeled-mobility system, such as bicycles (which they are allowed to park in a space arranged for that purpose), skateboards, skates or any other electric transport device (which must be left inside the lockers), except where necessary for people with reduced mobility.