Barcelona Wax Museum: A Unique Experience for the Whole Family

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Immerse yourself in the fascinating experience of the Barcelona Wax Museum, a building with a rich history that houses a unique collection of wax figures ranging from geniuses like Einstein to pop icons like George Clooney. Discover the fusion of historical architecture and contemporary entertainment.

Duration of the visit

2-3 hours


Type of tour

No Guide


No Guide


  • Unique Figures: Over 150 figures and 28 scenes await you. 🤩
  • Unforgettable Selfies: "Selfie-friendly" spaces designed to share your memories. 📸
  • Hall of Fame: Interact with athletes and immerse yourself in worlds like Star Wars and La Casa de Papel. 🏆🎬
  • Immersive Experience: Audiovisual, lighting, and digital technology for a unique adventure. 🌟
  • History and Art: Explore the eclectic 19th-century architecture and the rich history of the building. 🏰🎨
  • Passage of Time: Dive into the art of origami and El Bosc de les Fades, a magical forest. 🌳✨
  • Duration: An immersive 2-hour journey. ⏰
  • Accessibility: Even for people with reduced mobility. ♿


  • Experience the magic of over 150 figures and 28 scenes.
  • Take photos with national and international icons.
  • Explore the Hall of Fame, interact with athletes, and immerse yourself in worlds like Star Wars and La Casa de Papel.
  • Enjoy "selfie-friendly" spaces designed for sharing your memories on social media.

Meeting Point

In Depth

A Walk Through History and Art

Explore the various aspects of the Wax Museum while marveling at the eclectic architecture of the building. From its nineteenth-century stairs to the neogothic Saló del Tinell, every corner is a masterpiece. Learn about its connection to the Raval Cultural project and its offering of over three hundred cultural experiences.

El Bosc de les Fades and the Passage of Time

Immerse yourself in the magic of the Passage of Time, dedicated to the art of origami, and discover El Bosc de les Fades, a space filled with magical creatures in an enchanted forest. An experience that goes beyond wax figures.

History of the Building

Travel back in time to the 19th century when the building was constructed by the Compañía General de Crédito "El Comercio." Learn about the transformations it underwent, from the addition of a floor by Pablo Sadó Pérez to its conversion into a wax museum in 1973, thanks to the vision of Enrique Alarcón.

The New Barcelona Wax Museum

Discover the complete renovation of the museum in 2020, unveiling an immersive space with cutting-edge technology. A fusion of the classical and the modern to offer a unique experience.


The museum is accessible to people with reduced mobility, but please note that due to the building’s structure, there may be two specific rooms that are inaccessible.

What to Bring?

  • Camera or phone to capture magical moments.
  • Comfortable clothing to fully enjoy the tour.

What Not to Bring?

  • Food, drinks, and dangerous objects.

Relevant Information

  • Opening Hours: Every day from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM (last entry at 8:00 PM).
  • Refund Policy: No exchanges or refunds are provided.

Special Discounts

  • Club Super 3: Free admission for children up to 14 years old when accompanied by an adult.
  • Large and Single-Parent Families: 15% discount.
  • Rosa Cardholders: 15% discount.

Tips and Rules

  • The company reserves the right to admission.
  • Do not touch or attempt to move the figures.
  • Consuming food or smoking inside the museum is prohibited.
  • Flash photography is allowed, but the use of tripods is not permitted.
  • Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.

How to Get There

  • By FGC or Renfe: Stop at Plaça Catalunya, then a 15-minute walk down La Rambla or take metro L3 towards Zona Universitària, stop at Drassanes.
  • By bus: Lines 59, D20, H14, V13, and V17.
  • By metro: L3 (Drassanes).
  • Private vehicle: Paid parking available in the vicinity.