May 18 is the International Day of the Museum, and the folks in Barcelona are getting a head start on the festivities. On Saturday May 15, 2011, Barcelona is celebrating by opening up many of its best museums to the public free of charge! Museums such as the Picasso, Chocolate, and History of Catalunya Museums, as well as the Joan Miro Foundation, CosmoCaixa, and many more will be open from 7 in the evening till 1:00AM. As if this weren't enough of an excuse, the museums will be hosting cultural events such as concerts and performances. And finally, there will be art on the street, including The Walking Gallery! It promises to be a great weekend for museum lovers in Barcelona!
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