Barcelona Turisme
TikTok Pinterest Youtube Instagram facebook Twitter

Link to Barcelona Turisme main website. New window

Barcelona, for accessible tourism
What to visit Transports Other services Where to sleep FAQ Link to the video Easy Barcelona for accessible tourism. Opens new window

You are here: / All / Fundació Joan Miró

Barcelona offers a wide range of interesting options all year round and opens its doors to everyone. Make the most of the sunshine to go for a stroll and take a dip in the sea on one of the city’s accessible beaches. Experience Gaudí’s nature with your hands, add a sign-language tour or an audiodescribed show to your plans… Do you need any more ideas? You’ll find them with the SEARCH FACILITY or on the SUMMARY for accessible places of interest!

Accessible visitor attraction search facility

Type of impairment

Fundació Joan Miró (Joan Miró Museum)

Fundació Joan Miró (Joan Miró Museum)

The Fundació Joan Miró is located in Montjuïc Park in a magnificent Mediterranean-style building designed by Josep Lluís Sert, and houses the most important public collection of works by Joan Miró.

Miró's artistic career and the wide variety of techniques he used are widely represented by the more than 16,000 exhibits on display. 217 paintings, 178 sculptures, 9 textile works, the almost complete print collection and over 8,000 drawings provide an in-depth understanding of the creative process of the Catalan genius. In addition to the works by Joan Miró, the Foundation also has a small collection of contemporary art consisting of gifts and loans from leading artists.

Over the years, the Joan Miró Foundation has become a major point of reference on the world art scene and offers Barcelona's visitors a wide range of exhibitions, encompassing the avant-garde and the latest artistic trends. It also has a pioneering exhibition space, Espai 13, which stimulates research and experimentation among young artists.

If you're interested in art museums, don't miss the Articket, the pass providing skip-the-line admission to Barcelona's 6 top art museums. Valid for 12 months with savings of 45%.

Banner enllaç experiències de ciutat

Back to index

General details

Address: Parc de Montjuïc s/n (08038). Barcelona
Phone: 934 439 470
Opening time: November - March: Tuesday to Sunday and public holidays, from 10am to 6pm. | April - October: Tuesday to Saturday, from 10am to 8pm. Sunday and public holidays, from 10am to 7pm. | Closed: January 1st, December 24th, 25th and 26th.

Back to index

Accessibility details

The Fundació Joan Miró attracts a wide range of visitors with different needs and degrees of disability. This is why it offers a programme that guarantees accessibility to all the museum services.

- The building is wheelchair accessible
- Audioguide with induction loop system
- Accessible reading room and resources for people with sensory impairment.
- Accessible activities and guided tours adapted for different audiences

Reduced rate for disabled card holders.

The Miró foundation participates in the social and educational program Apropa Cultura

For questions about accessibility, please contact:
Visual impairment
The Fundació uses a number of resources and runs different activities to ensure blind and partially sighted visitors can make the most of their time at the museum:

- A hands-on 1:100 scale model of the building with printed and Braille captions.
- Tours inspired by Joan Miró’s work (sculptures, paintings and prints) with hands-on support materials.
- A guided tour of the building with hands-on models explaining how the reinforced-concrete building was built, with printed and Braille captions.
- Blind and partially sighted visitors may touch some sculptures with the gloves provided, upon request.
- Eyepieces and illuminated magnifying glasses are available upon request for browsing catalogues and other publications.
- An accessible reference space with computers for accessing "Play Miró" (interactive online contents on Joan Miró’s life and work) and specific videos and activities for blind and partially sighted visitors. Play Miró is also available on the Fundació Miró’s website.
Guide dog Tactile elements Braille Optical aids and large-print
Hearing impairment
- Fixed induction loops in the auditorium and at reception and in the museum’s audio guides.
- Guided tours with sign language and lip reading interpreters available upon request.
- An accessible reference space with computers for accessing Play Miró (interactive online contents on Joan Miró’s life and work) and subtitled videos and activities (in Catalan, Spanish, English and French). Play Miró is also available on the Fundació Miró’s website.
- Children’s events with sign language interpreters.
- Family workshops with sign language interpreters.
Induction loop Sign language
Motor impairment
You can get to the Fundació Miró by accessible bus or the Montjuïc funicular, which is also accessible.

The main entrance is wheelchair accessible (the ramp has a 1:10 gradient). There are two reserved parking spaces in front of the Foundation.

All the areas inside the museum, temporary exhibition galleries, the permanent collection, restaurant, shop, bookshop and library are wheelchair accessible.

The building has adapted toilets.

Wheelchairs and transportable seats for visitors. They can be requested at the reception desk.

Last update: 01/08/2023

Back to index


Purchase on-line. BCN Shop: Virtual shop run by Turisme de Barcelona where you can purchase tourist products and services.

Back to index
Website map   Useful links   Acknowledgments