Guided Tour at the Torre Glòries Observation Deck
Type of tour
- Experience the city as a living organism with a distinctive pulse. 🌍
- Enjoy captivating commentary with the multilingual audioguide. 🎧
- Ascend to the 30th floor for spectacular 360-degree views. 🚀🏙️
- Accessibility guaranteed for people with reduced mobility. 🌟
- Skip the lines and enjoy an inclusive experience. 🎟️🚶♂️
- Tour duration: approximately 50 minutes. ⏱️
- Download your ticket and QR code on your mobile for quick access. 📱💫
- Visit to the Hipermirador Barcelona Exhibition Space: Explore unique art installations that depict the dynamics of Barcelona through collected data.
- 30th-Floor Observation Deck with Tomás Saraceno's Sculpture: Admire spectacular views of the city from a 360-degree angle and immerse yourself in the suspended artwork cloud cities by Tomás Saraceno.
- Audio Guide in 10 Languages: Enjoy captivating commentary during your tour through a multilingual web application.
- Free Wi-Fi: Share your moments and stay connected while exploring Barcelona from above.
This comprehensive package ensures an enriching experience, blending art, technology, and breathtaking views for an unforgettable visit at the Torre Glòries Observation Deck.
Discovery from the DepthsBegin your fascinating journey in the basement, where you can explore the intriguing Barcelona Hyper-viewer. This unique space uses collected data to represent Barcelona's dynamism as a metropolis through innovative art installations.
The City as a Living OrganismLearn how the city behaves like a living organism with a distinctive pulse through audiovisual instruments. Discover the essence of Barcelona as you immerse yourself in the intersection of art, music, and technology.
Multi-Lingual Audio GuideListen to captivating commentary on your tour with an audio guide available in the app in six languages. Learn about the history, culture, and fascinating details of Barcelona as you progress through this multisensory journey.
Ascent to the Observation Deck on the 30th FloorHead to the top of the building, specifically to the 30th-floor Observation Deck, where spectacular views of the city await you from a 360-degree angle. Immerse yourself in Barcelona's unique panorama and capture the essence of the city from above.This tour not only offers you the opportunity to admire breathtaking views but also immerses you in the energy and vibration of Barcelona, uniquely blending art and technology. Get your tickets without waiting and discover the true essence of the city, exploring its corners from a privileged perspective. Don't miss out on this unique experience!
Beyond the Clouds: Admire the Work of Tomás SaracenoOpening Date: May 20, 2022 Location: Torre Glòries Observation Deck, Barcelona
Discover a New Horizon in Urban Art: Cloud Cities BarcelonaIn an observatory suspended over 130 meters above Barcelona, Tomás Saraceno presents "Cloud Cities Barcelona." This unique installation, composed of nodes and cables, challenges traditional notions of art and observation.
Explore in the Heights and Reflect CollectivelyWith 113 cloud-shaped spaces, participants can wander among aerial connections, challenging social distances and reflecting on the interconnection of our world. The proposal invites ethical dialogue with the environment and the cosmos.
Public Program and Floating LibraryStarting on May 20, a program of free conversations on urban topics, the environmental crisis, and the webs of life begins. Within the installation, a rotating library invites you to explore alternative constellations of urban public sphere.
Visit and Participate in Cloud Cities BarcelonaExperience this unique artwork and contemplate the city from new heights. Cloud Cities Barcelona is an opportunity to reflect on the interdependence of the world. Discover more at cloudcities.org.Explore this unforgettable visit from our article here.
Accessible for People with Reduced Mobility: Discover Barcelona without limits on the guided tour of the Torre Glòries Observation Deck. We have ensured that our tour is accessible to everyone, including people with reduced mobility.
Frequently Asked Questions about Torre Glòries in Barcelona
- What is the height of Torre Glòries and how does it compare to other buildings in Barcelona?
- Torre Glòries has a height of 144 meters, making it the third tallest building in Barcelona, after Hotel Arts and Torre Mapfre, both of which are 154 meters tall.
- How many floors does Torre Glòries have, and what special feature does its interior design have?
- Torre Glòries (Torre AGBAR) has 30 floors and features a unique interior design characterized by the absence of internal beams, creating open and modern spaces on each floor.
- What is the cladding of Torre Glòries, and how many color shades can it reproduce at night?
- The surface of Torre Glòries is covered by 52 glass panels, which can reproduce an astonishing total of 744 color shades at night, providing a unique visual experience.
- How is the surface area of Torre Glòries distributed and what is it used for?
- Most of the total surface area of 50,000 square meters of Torre Glòries is allocated to offices, covering 693 square meters, while 30 square meters are reserved for technical facilities.
- What ecological features does the construction of Torre Glòries incorporate?
- The construction of Torre Glòries follows current ecological trends, including practices such as natural ventilation, water-saving measures, and promoting cyclist-friendly amenities, contributing to a sustainable and environmentally friendly approach.
Additional Information for Your Visit to Torre Mirador (Torre Glòries) – Barcelona
What to Bring?
- Mobile Downloaded Ticket:
- Make sure to have your ticket and QR code downloaded on your mobile device for quick access.
- Comfortable Attire:
- Dress comfortably to fully enjoy the experience.
- The observation tower offers exceptional views, along with unique artworks.
What Not to Bring?
- Bulky Items:
- Avoid carrying large items that may hinder your mobility.
- Food or Drinks:
- It is recommended not to bring food or drinks during the tour.
Relevant Information for Your Visit:
- Tour Duration:
- Approximately 50 minutes.
- One-Way Route:
- The tour follows a one-way path, with entry and exit through different doors.
- Promotion of Sustainable Practices:
- Present your mobile ticket to reduce paper usage.
How to Get to Torre Mirador (Torre Glòries) – Barcelona
- Address: Avenida Diagonal 211.
- Use navigation apps like Google Maps for precise directions.
- Parking BSM Ona Glòries
- Address: Carrer de la Ciutat de Granada, 171.
- Minimum reservation: 1 day.
- Details: Located next to the Glòries Shopping Center and the Encantes Markets of Barcelona. Close to Torre Agbar, with good access to Gran Vía de las Cortes Catalanas and Avenida Meridiana. Open 24 hours.
- Parking Atenea Glories
- Address: Carrer de la Ciutat de Granada, 163.
- Minimum reservation: 1 day.
- Details: Located on Avenida Diagonal, near Torre Glòries.Surrounded by important landmarks such as the Westfield Glòries Shopping Center, the Barcelona Design Museum, and Plaça de les Glòries Catalanes. Open 24 hours.
- Line 1, Glòries station.
- Lines: 7, H12, 192, V23, and X1.
- Tram Lines Ca L’Aranyó T4, T5, and T6.
- Bicing Rental Stations:
- C/ Bolívia, 76.
- C/ Ciutat de Granada, 168 (next to Avenida Diagonal).
- There is also a Bicing station in front of the Observation Tower.
- You can opt for the tourist bus or the Barcelona City Tour.
- The Observation Tower is located in front of the Glòries Shopping Center. We hope you enjoy your visit and easily find all the transportation and parking options! If you have more questions, feel free to ask!
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