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Summary for Plaza Reial Grand square

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"Plaza Reial Grand square"

Grand Plaza built on the site of former monastery in 1835. Known for its nightlife, restaurants and Antoni Gaudi lamp posts.

Address: Plaza Reial, Barcelona. 8002

Summary of prices for Plaza Reial Grand square

Train/Bus Fare Entry Ticket Additional Information
Adult Zone 1 T-casual Free
Child Free
Group/Family Ticket:
Notes: Public Square.
Free day:

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About Plaza Reial Grand square

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The original building on the site was the Capuchin convent of Santa Madrona, which was demolished in 1835. Plaza Reial was then designed by Francesc Daniel Molina i Casamajo later in the 19th century. Antoni Gaudi recieved one of his first commissions as an architect to design the lamp posts for plaza Reial.


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Palau Guell castle style house

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"Liceo Theatre Grand Opera House"

Liceo Theatre Grand Opera House

Ornate Grand Opera house dating from 1837, offering guided tours as well as concerts and plays.
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"Las Ramblas and Living Statues"

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"La Boqueria Sant Josep Food Market"

La Boqueria Sant Josep Food Market

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Visiting Plaza Reial Grand square

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Today the plaza is known for its large number of restaurants with outside terrace dining and some of the city's most famous nightclubs, including Sidecar, Jamboree, and Karma. There are also some hostels and hotels in Plaza Reial.

During the summer La Merce festival in September a temprary stage is built for concerts.


Getting To Plaza Reial Grand square

Nearest TMB METRO is Drasanes or Liceo, Both on the green (L3) Line.

Warning: This part of Barcelona suffers from pick pocket thieves so ensure all zips and flaps on bags are done up and keep an eye on your belongings at all times. Thieves ride past on bicycles to steal off of tables or out of hands, Or are disguised as beggers so be extra vigilant. At night time the narrow alleys at the back of Plaza Reial are where the thieves and drug sellers hang out so avoid if alone at night.

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