Barcelona 1992; 25 Years later – Piscina Municipal de Montjuïc (1)

The Barcelona 1992 Olympic Games are widely regarded as one of the most successful ever. Throughout 2017, 25 years later, we look back at the Games that forever changed Barcelona. (see all posts in this series)


Part 5 – Piscina Municipal de Montjuïc

Via The Guardian. Read full article.

There’s nowhere better to cool off or just hang out than this spectacular public pool, with panoramic views over Barcelona. Professional diver José Marillo takes us on a tour of his ‘office’


Piscina Municipal de Montjuïc

  • Opened: 1929
  • Renovate: 1990
  • Events: 1955 Mediterranean Games, 1992 Olympic Games, FINA World Aquatics Championships in 2003 & 2013
  • Capacity: 4,100 (6,500 During the Olympics)
  • Olympic Sports:  Diving, Water Polo