Contemporary architecture of MACBA (©Portokalis/iStock/Thinkstock)
Richard Meier’s huge, glassy Museum opened in the Raval area in 1995, spearheading the neighborhood’s redevelopment. It’s the perfect showcase for celebrated Catalan painters such as Antoni Tàpies, Spain’s best-known living artist, and newer artists like Miquel Barceló, Perejaume and Susana Solano. Adult €10. Open Mon, Wed-Fri 11am-8pm; Sat 10am-8pm; Sun 10am-3pm.