The Magic Fountain of Montjuic and the Palau Nacional, Barcelona

The Magic Fountain (Font Màgica), designed by Carles Buigas, was built for the 1929 Barcelona International Exposition.

Looking down Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina on Montjuïc hill. Past the fountain are the Venetian Towers and at the bottom is Plaça d’Espanya and the Arenas de Barcelona, formerly a bullring.

Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, Palau Nacional Barcelona

The Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya is housed in the Palau Nacional, also built for the 1929 Barcelona International Exposition. The MNAC combines Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque art collections along with collections from 19th and 20th century.

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