Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares), Barcelona

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Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares) is home to a collection of sculptures and items donated by avid collector Frederic Marès. Admire Hispanic sculptures ranging from ancient times to the 19th century. You can also see Marès’ own creations in his study. Pore over tens of thousands of lifestyle items from times past on the second and third floors. Uncover pipes, toys, timepieces, and fans, and witness the extent of Marès’ passion for collecting. Be sure to check out the temporary art exhibit. To visit Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares) on your holiday in Barcelona, and find out what else Barcelona has to offer, use our Barcelona trip itinerary builder app .
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  • This museum is definitely a must. Here you come across the mike business. This reminds me of someone who bought all the contents to add to his collection.
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  • We visited today, and while at first the collection was interesting, eventually you get very bored of very similar sculptures of the crucifixion. It didn't help that one of the security guards followe...  more »
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  • "I sculpt, to buy sculptures." Probably biggest sculpture collection in the world! Really impressive!
  • Enormous amounts of things but very little information about them. Really cool though. We had free entrance on a Sunday, but maybe there's some cost on other days. With some more storytelling this would be one of the coolest places in Barcelona
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