Terrifying buildings in Barcelona to experience a scary Halloween!

As October 31 approaches, many buildings in the city are preparing to celebrate Halloween by decorating their facades and offering fun and terrifying activities to spend a night of fear... Do you dare to explore them?  Hola Barcelona takes you there!

Terrifying buildings in Barcelona to experience a scary Halloween!

Halloween is celebrated on the night of October 31, but the days before you can also enjoy all kinds of terrifying and at the same time fun plans, to have a scary time with friends or family. Discover some of them:

  • Hotel Krüeger: during the last two weeks of October, the prestigious Hotel Krüeger in Tibidabo hosts the "Wilhelm Freak Show". This is an exceptional Halloween experience, in which mysterious creatures take center stage in a fascinating world that mixes circus, illusions and terror. With a cast of bizarre characters and unique stories, this show transports visitors to a dimension of surprises and horror, offering a Halloween celebration that you will hardly forget.
  • Museu de cera de Barcelona: located in the heart of Las Ramblas, the Barcelona Wax Museum is a place where you will quickly feel the dark and chilling atmosphere. If you are one of the brave ones who likes to feel anguish with a touch of intrigue and fun, Paranormal Night may be your perfect plan. During the month of November, take the opportunity to go to the Wax Museum when it has already closed to the public, and live a thrilling experience through its dark corridors. 
  • Bosc de les fades: next to the Wax Museum, Bosc de les fades is a themed bar that will transport you to a fantasy world. With its surreal decoration and mysterious atmosphere, this place will make you feel as if you have entered a fairy tale, where everything can change overnight. With magical drinks and an enigmatic atmosphere, it is an ideal destination to start Halloween night.
  • Creepy Family and Creepy Experience: have you ever thought about a terrifying town? Well, Poble Espanyol brings it to reality with Creepy Extreme and Creepy Family. For the most daring, Poble Espanyol will host Creepy Extreme, an experience for true horror lovers. But if you are looking for a different Halloween with your family, enjoy the Creepy Family, which will turn the venue into an enchanted place in which to solve mysterious tests.

And if what you want is to walk around the city and feel the Halloween atmosphere, you will also find countless houses, buildings and establishments that decorate their facades with decorations related to the holiday, such as cut pumpkins, skeletons and other spooky elements.


Houses, buildings and establishments decorate their facades with holiday-related decorations / Photo: Annie Spratt via Unsplash
Costumes are part of the Halloween set design / Photo: Paige Cody via Unsplash
This autumn enjoy the most intense Halloween in Barcelona / Photo: Kenny Eliason via Unsplash

The atmosphere created in Barcelona for Halloween invites you to move through its streets and feel the essence of this party. And if you want even more, check out the plans we propose to enjoy Castañada 2023. Live an unforgettable night full of surprises and fun, Hola Barcelona takes you there!