Barcelona is a city that has taken advantage of the infrastructure resulting from the big moments in their sporting history to shape the future of the sport. A good example is the use given to facilities that hosted the 1992 Summer Olympics, are now complete sports cars of high quality and versatility, where both professionals and the public can practice all kinds of sports.
Countless opportunities to practice sport in Barcelona: football stadiums, tracks athletics, a velodrome for cycling, tracks of horse riding or skating, marinas...
Theatre is another of the arts that has great relevance in Barcelona's cultural scene. La ciudad del Teatre and Barcelona Teatre Musical have contributed to increasing the theatrical supply Barcelona offers throughout the year. And in summer, Teatre Grec is the scene of one of the most important cultural events in Europe: the Greek Festival.
Barcelona is also noted for a varied musical range where fit all genres (classical music, Opera, ballet and modern music in all its manifestations). As auditoriums must mention the Gran Teatre del Liceu, in the heart of la Rambla, the Palau de la musica Catalana, a modernist Marvel, or L'auditori, home of the Orquestra Sinfónica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya (OBC), with a music program which includes different styles.
Barcelona have place museums and exhibitions of art for everyone. The collection of most important Romanesque art in the world is in Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC), which displays 1000 years of Catalan art. A very different style is showing the Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) or the Centre de cultura Contemporània of Barcelona (CCCB), for example. As for monographic collections, we must highlight the Museu Picasso, Fundació Miró or the Fundació Antoni Tàpies.
From amusement parks to lookouts over the city, or both at the same time, Barcelona offers unique emotions for little ones and older. Some of the main points of interest are: source Mágica de Montjuïc, Mirador de Colón, amusement park Tibidabo, Barcelona Zoo...
Barcelona is a great commercial showcase. They integrate their supply stores that combine tradition and modernity. The city has as unique and differentiating element, of a commercial hub of 5 kilometers, known as Barcelona's Shopping Line, linking different features of the city areas.