Arts Santa Monica

Last modified: 
02/08/2019 - 10:39
Type: 
Temporary exhibitions halls

In 1984, Santa Mónica, a former convent, built in 1636, was declared a historic-artistic monument of national interest and converted into a center for temporary exhibitions, which is managed by the Generalitat de Catalunya. It was restored by the architects Helio Piñon and Albert Viaplana with the idea of using modern materials, but taking into account and integrate the architecural changes , that have been made since the seventeenth century. The most remarkable and characteristic element of Arts Santa Monica is the access through the outer ramp that allows a privileged view over the Ramblas and serves as well as a big terrace.

A multidisciplinary cultural space

The Arts Santa Mónica is a center for exhibitions, that organizes the activities and exhibitions from a variety of creative disciplines: audiovisual arts, performing arts, music, new digital formats, science, literature, thought, design, architecture, fashion and even gastronomy.

Opening hours of the Arts Santa Monica

From January to March and from November to December

  • Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Sundays and holidays: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

April to October

  • Tuesday to Saturday: 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Sundays and holidays: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Monday closed, except holidays
Closing days: December 25 and 26, January 1 and 6, Good Friday and May 1.

Price

Free entrance.

Where is it?

City: 
Barcelona
Area: 
Ciutat Vella - El Raval
Zip code: 
08002
Address: 
La Rambla, 7
Telephone: 
(+34) 935 671 110

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