Picasso Museum in Barcelona, depicts the heart of inspiration of many works is the legendary Picasso. The Picasso Museum in Barcelona is the first museum of art for art lovers and architecture buffs.
The Picasso Museum has one of the most important collections of works by Picasso. In the early 1960s, the museum's collection came from Picasso's closest friend Jaime Sabartes. Sabartes began filling the museum with hundreds of works by Picasso.
Located in the heart of old Barcelona, five palaces make up the museum. Visitors will be pleasantly surprised to find the museum in a quiet street in the heart of the Gothic Quarter. The construction of the property dates from the 1300s and the medieval structure is valued for its incredible architecture. A recent expansion gives visitors five zones to discover the famous art pieces. More than one million people visit the Picasso Museum in Barcelona every year.
Around four thousand people work in the Picasso, this justifies his work. A vast collection carries visitors on a journey of art from the beginning of his emerging talent, until the time when the artist was in Barcelona and later in Paris. Visitors will take into account the large collection of works by Picasso museum's blue period and added exposure sketches of artists and preteen children. The collection also contains drawings, prints and paintings from Cubist period and also the period from mid 1920 to mid-1930s, when he was under the influence of the Surrealists.
The most famous of the many collections of the museum is Las Meninas dating from the mid-1950s. More useful to visitors, for this particular work, is a correlation guide that describes the inspiration of the artist for each element. The important collection of museum pieces is "First Communion" and "Science and Charity" are considered the two most famous paintings.
After spending their day over here, visitors will find a bar and a pleasant restaurant in the museum with reasonable prices. Many other tourist activities are a short distance from the Picasso Museum in Barcelona.
Hotels in Barcelona provide the easiest access to the Picasso Museum in Barcelona and also for many other activities. The apartments in Barcelona offer more availability in the Gothic Quarter and the reservation can be made online.