A study concludes that the tram along Av. Diagonal would improve public transport

Mobility. The time needed to get from Pl. Francesc Macià to Pl. Glòries would be 15 minutes, halving the time currently needed to do the same stretch on public transport.

Community health programmes increase to reach 23 neighbourhoods

In four years a total of 5 million euros will have been invested in the neighbourhoods with the worst health indicators.
Ricard Vinyes, Àngels Aymar, Commemoració 20 anys de l'atemptat d'Hipercor

Acts to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Hipercor terrorist attack

Memory. An institutional act on 17 June at the Can Dragó sports park and an exhibition on the facts and the historical context for the attack are being organised in memory of the victims and their families.
bicentenari Gràcia

The façade of Gràcia’s district office commemorates the bicentenary of the local festival

Gràcia. The District Office is rekindling the tradition of decorating its façade. The design pays homage to the process of decorating the streets and its uniqueness.
Recompte 2017, Sensellarisme

The census of the homeless finds 1,026 people sleeping rough

Homelessness. The figure, which rose from 659 to 940 between 2008 and 2016, highlights the need for a framework to regulate and guarantee the right to housing.
vaga metro

Minimum services for the partial metro strike on Monday 22 May

Mobilitat. Strike action is planned for three time periods, during the morning and afternoon rush hours (40% of services running) and in the evening (20% of regular services).
Platja per a gossos

The dog beach gears up for summer

Ecology. The zone will open from 1 June to 25 September.
Mesura Irregularitat sobrevinguda

Municipal government measure to guarantee the rights of people in irregular situations

Immigration. The measure includes mechanisms to certify these city residents have put down roots in the city, with a view to preventing deportation or internment centres.
setmana arquitectura

A week of activities for the public to engage with architecture

Architecture. Architecture Week turns the city into the epicentre for a string of activities from 20 to 26 May, the idea being for the public to engage with architecture in pleasant, informative and appealing way.
Nit dels Museus

Over 175,000 people take part in Museum Night

Culture. The MNAC, the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site, the MACBA and the CosmoCaixa were among the most visited centres for the tenth edition of the event.

Agenda Recomanada

Festa Major Prosperitat

La Prosperitat holds its local festival

Festivities. The neighbourhood of La Prosperitat is holding its local festival from 27 May to 4 June.
FM tres torres

Tres Torres holds its local festival

Festivities. The Festa Major de les Tres Torres kicks of the period of local festivities in the district of Sarrià – Sant Gervasi.

Local festival in La Teixonera, Mas Falcó and Els Penitents

Festivities. The Festa Major de la Teixonera, Mas Falcó i els Penitents is on from 21 May to 18 June, filling the three neighbourhoods with activities for all the family.

Science Festival

Science. The Parc de la Ciutadella once again becomes a science lab on 27 and 28 May.
Setmana Arquitectura

Architecture Week

Festivals. A week packed with activities and acts in Barcelona to focus people’s gaze on the city’s architecture


Theatre. The Drassanes civic centre is offering 33 free theatre works as part of the Elravalésteatre series.
Façana Arxiu Històric de la Ciutat

The History Archive turns a hundred

Exhibitions. A look at the first hundred years of the History Archive
ÚS EXCLUSIU per l'expo refugiats - sergi camara

‘Refugiats, l’odissea cap a Europa’

Exhibitions. Photographic display by Sergi Càmara documenting the extremely tough journey to Europe which thousands of people decide to take on as they flee from war.