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The Olympic Park does not seem like it is used much but it is good for a walkthrough to appreciate the architecture and see where history happened. There are also some nice gardens nearby and some great views of the area.
Sat on the grass in the Placa d'Europe at the end of this area and had a picnic in the shade of the upright poles and had to keep moving as the shadow moved with the sun which was interesting to see how much it...More
We hopped off here as part of our hop on hop off bus tour. Spent about thirty minutes here which was enough time to recall our memories of the 1992 Olympics. Bonus was it was free to enter and take some photographs. There was some...More
the architecture reminds me of old roman/Greek ruins. and then there is this big structure that looks like a space weapon! the view over the city is also very nice.
the whole area is well worth a visit!
The Galeria Olimpica is a lovely museum/ area at the top of the Montjuic Hill. Behind the MNAC museum and beside the Anella Olympica, it is a lovely place. . Worth a quick visit as part of your itinerary to visit Montjuic.
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands the impressive and towering structure of the Palau Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
this magnificent city. And true to its anticipation, the games transformed the city, reimagining the mountain of Montjuic with the development of an arena, stadium, and many other sporting facilities that are open to visitors year-round. Surrounding the adjacent side of the plaza are well-established hotels catering to business guests and a shopping mall transformed out of a historic bullfighting arena.