The Magic Fountain
The Magic Fountain
4.5
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A combination display of water, music and light which was originally built in 1929. It was restored in 1992 and provides a spectacular show every half hour.
Duration: 1-2 hours
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Neighbourhood: Sants-Montjuíc
How to get there
  • Espanya • 6 min walk
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anastasia s
27 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2024 • Family
No water, no show. Unfortunately. But it's worthing to go up there and relax with the music of the street artists and the view.
Written 23 June 2024
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debbie
Aberaeron, UK16 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2024 • Couples
Currently out of action due to water drought in Spain! We had a whole day of rain so hopefully that will help the situation
Written 14 June 2024
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MAP12
New Orleans, LA632 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Friends
I was disappointed that the fountain wasn't working - it's such a beautiful thing to see.
We did walk down the stairs from Montjuic, but it's just not the same without water. Hopefully it will reopen soon.
Written 13 June 2024
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Hana S
London, UK47 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Friends
Currently not on. No water in fountains. This is due to a water shortage. Do check before you go. I’m sure this would be well worth seeing if the fountains were on.
Written 27 April 2024
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Bas U
10 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Couples
Dried out for the time being, but an light excellent show when no drought - very crowded so come early for good places in front of the museum
Written 27 March 2024
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Legitum
Exeter, UK67 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Family
We attended one night, hoping that we could enjoy the spectacular view of the fountain and the city. Sadly, the fountain was turned off, I guess because of the winter months. We were still able to enjoy some rather spectacular views down into Barcelona, which made the trip worthwhile. Just a shame that the fountain was not on at the time. Do make sure you go to the very top of the steps/escalators.
Written 17 February 2024
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CLJay
Maryland171 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
A beautiful display of the water fountain. Go at night. It’s definitely worthwhile. It’s not the Bellagio in Vegas. But it’s certainly worth the trip.
Written 8 February 2024
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leaholden
207 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Friends
The fountains were dry when we were there. Still a beautiful spot and there's a great little cafe right by it. I can see how it would be beautiful when they were going.
Written 14 January 2024
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Tfly Cheap Travels
Cincinnati, OH8 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 • Solo
As a African American female who traveled solo in Barcelona November 2023; I feel over all Barcelona was OK. Some areas in Barcelona were not as welcoming as others. The best way to get around in Barcelona is the tram & busses.
Written 14 December 2023
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Bicky P
Barcelona, Spain1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Family
Amazing excelente fuente good experiences in Barcelona ..
I really like it ..that was full with public
We enjoyed 😉 that moment
Written 25 October 2023
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