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The Gardens of the Grec Theatre

Updated: 06/28/2018

Passeig Santa Madrona, 36
08038 Barcelona
Barcelona

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Contact

Cultural productions:
Barcelona Film Commission
(+34) 93 454 80 66
filmcommission@bcn.cat

(You can also manage the permit by filling the forms in this website)

Commercial Productions:
Medi Ambient - Parcs i Jardins
(+34) 93 256 20 34 / (+34) 93 256 20 35
permisos_masu@bcn.cat

These gardens, which began life as a rose garden, are one of several green spaces created on Montjuïc for the 1929 International Exposition. An old quarry allowed the construction of an amphitheatre that now hosts many of the Barcelona Grec Festival performances every summer. It is a sunny spot, with geometric flowerbeds, pergolas and terraces, from where visitors can admire the landscaped mountain and the city.

As you walk up Passeig de Santa Madrona, you will encounter a large, stone, imperial staircase that rises up either side of a wall. This is the main entrance to the gardens. From here you can see some of their main features: the pergola, the old pavilion and the sloping trimmed hedges with tall trees behind them.

SCHEDULE:
From 1 November to 31 March (every day), 10:00h to 19:00h.
From 1 April to 31 October (every day), 10:00h to 21:00h.

Closing time approximate, depending on the solar time (closed after dark in the evening).