If you are a Christmas fan like us, if you are eager to decorate your home to prepare for the holidays… if this time of year comes and all you can think about is filling your home with Santa Claus, nativity scenes and decorating the Christmas tree… this is the perfect shop for you. Käthe Wohlfahrt is the Christmas shop in Barcelona.
THE ONLY CHRISTMAS SHOP IN BARCELONA
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Käthe Wohlfahrt is a magical world where you will find all kinds of perfect Christmas decorations and elements to decorate any home, dinner or Christmas tree.
So, if you don’t know the Christmas shop in Barcelona yet, it’s the perfect place to go with the kids. A stroll through the Gothic Quarter to discover this magical little paradise where the shop assistants will greet you with a broad smile and their traditional German clothing.
The shop has been designed as if it were a fairytale Christmas village. In its 300 square metres you can find “all kinds of products” related to Christmas. You will find more than 6,300 different Christmas decorations made according to traditional toy themes in their Rothenburg (Germany) workshop.
VISIT A TYPICAL BAVARIAN VILLAGE
This original Christmas shop is in the centre of Barcelona, at Carrer dels Banys Nous 15, is the largest in Spain and is entirely handmade. Entering it means strolling through streets full of magic, where each house in a typical Bavarian village displays decorative items made by expert craftsmen, until you come across a four-and-a-half-metre-high fir tree.
According to its manager: “We work with glass, wood, tin…All our products are top quality, made with love down to the last detail. I don’t think you can find Christmas articles like these in any shop in Spain”.
WHAT TO BUY AT KÄTHE WOHLFAHRT
Among the products you can buy at Käthe Wohlfahrt are the incense burners. This is an original product of the company and nowadays you can find a lot of different versions. But the numerous Christmas tree decorations are not to be missed. There is something for everyone: golden, red, more traditional like the nutcracker and even music boxes.
They have also created some unique pieces inspired by Barcelona with Gaudi designs, the characteristic yellow and black taxi, the traditional “caganer” and even a figure of the Virgin of Montserrat.
You can also find traditional advent calendars (if you are looking for advent calendars for kids, you can check our special article with DIY calendar ideas), Christmas dolls to decorate the house, Christmas tableware and many more products.
A PERFECT PLAN TO DO WITH CHILDREN
So if you are looking for a perfect plan to do with kids in Barcelona to enjoy Christmas, you can always walk around the centre, visit the nativity scenes, the Santa Lluçia fair and now this new Christmas shop. I’m sure you’ll like it.
Opening hours: open from Monday to Friday, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Address: Carrer dels Banys Nous, 15, 08002 Barcelona