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Palau NacionalOLYMPIC RING (Anella Olímpica)  is the 1992 Summer Olympic Complex located on Montjuïc Mountain, which overlooks the city.  The Olympic Ring lies just to the south of the city and skirts Barcelona Harbor.  The main features of the Olympic Ring are the 70,000 seat Olympic Stadium, where track and field events took place, the 12,000 seat Palau Sant Jordi, home to the gymnastics events, and the distinctive Communications Antenna, which is a Barcelona landmark.

Communications Antenna  Olympic Stadium  Palau Nacional

Just below the Olympic Ring lies the Plaça D'Espanya, one of Barcelona's main squares and home to the Palau Nacional, a large art and history museum.   

Placa D'Espanya  Placa D'Espanya  Placa D'Espanya 

The Olympic Stadium is open Monday through Friday 10am-1pm and 4pm-6pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am-2pm, from October to March; Monday through Friday, 10am-2pm and 4pm-7pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am-2pm, from April to June; Monday through Friday 10am-2pm, 4pm-8pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am-2pm.

View of Barcelona from Palau Nacional  View of Barcelona from Montjuic  View of Barcelona from the Olympic Ring
Palau Nacional  Palau Nacional  Palau Sant Jordi
Palau Sant Jordi  Palau Nacional  Palau Nacional
 

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