The Museu d’Història de Catalunya (MHC) opened in 1996 to make Catalan history and culture better known at home and abroad. Publicly owned and inspired by the public interest, it is designed to be a museum of society insofar as it encourages interaction between history and the other social sciences and takes an interest in our own times. A cultural centre that is open and accessible to everyone with a programme that offers visitors opportunities for learning and training, for debate and analysis, for relaxation and enjoyment.

El Museu d'Història de Calalunya posa a disposició dels usuaris les seves guies del museu en diversos idiomes.


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Pl. de Pau Vila, 3 (Palau de Mar)

Telephone number
93 225 47 00


Book your visit 
93 225 42 44 (Monday to Friday from 9 to 14 h and from 15.30 to 17.30 h)