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Barcelona Puppet Festival

One more year, the Barcelona Puppet Festival is about to arrive! On the weekend of October 3-4Poble Espanyol we will celebrate its 11th edition.

The Puppet Festival is well-established as a cultural activity for families in Barcelona with two main objectives: to revive puppetry in all its variants and to provide the audience with culture, fun and exciting stories. This year, in its 11th edition, there are 11 different shows more than 50 performances in 7 different stages.  

The performances will be held in 7 different spaces or stages, both indoor and outdoor, throughout the premises, all organized following the prevention measures that the current situation requires, so that families can enjoy the puppets safely!

Czech marionettes, glove, table, thread and rod puppets, muppets, objects, Chinese shadows ... and all the various forms of this art, with exciting stories and characters that the whole family will enjoy.

Don't miss this activity for children in Barcelona. A unique annual event where the whole family can enjoy the art of puppetry!


Saturday, October 3 from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday, October 4 from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.


The entrance tickets are valid both for the Barcelona Puppet Festival and for visiting Poble Espanyol.

  • Adult = €9.00
  • Children (aged 4-12) = €6.00
  • 2 Adults + 2 Children (4-12) = €28.00
  • 2 Adults + 1 child (4-12)€22.50

Children under 4 and season passes (annual): Free entrance

Buy your ticket here


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