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Former Monastery Sant Agusti civic centre and cafe

Former monastery that was taken over to make officers barracks in the citadel and now Ruins and civic centre within a courtyard with a chic cafe bar.

Updated: Sep 30, 2021

by: Barcelona Travel Hacks

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About Former Monastery Sant Agusti civic centre and cafe

Construction dating from 1349. After the siege of 1713 to 1714 the citadel was constructed and the Augustinians were moved to the Raval neighbourhood, Hospital street where between 1728 and 1750 they built a new church and convent.

Most of the old convent in La Ribera zone was demolished to construct the barracks however not all of the monastery was destroyed by the citadel. What survived is the west wing of the cloisters and one side of the church and has been restored to make a a civic centre with a chic cafe Bar.

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Visiting Former Monastery Sant Agusti civic centre and cafe

Access is from Carrer de Comerc via a portal next to the chocolate museum or via a gate in plaza de academia.


Sant Agusti civic centre Square and Bar del Covenant opening hours

Monday to Sunday: 10:00h to 21:00h


Accessibility, mobility & Clothing for Former Monastery Sant Agusti

This is a small public courtyard inside the Sant Agusti Civic Centre open with no access restrictions. Access is from Calle de Comerc 36 or Plaza de l'Academia, both step free.

Bicycle anchorage points are in Calle de Comerc and Plaza de l'Academia.

Summary of Prices

Train/Bus Fare Entry Ticket Additional Information Train/Bus Fare Entry Ticket Additional Information Adult Zone 1 T-casual FREE Child T-familiar FREE Notes Courtyard free access.

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Getting to Former Monastery Sant Agusti civic centre and cafe

Address: Carrer del Comerc 36, Barcelona. 08003

Nearest TMB Metro is arc de triumfo on the red (L1) line and on the Renfe RODALIES train network. Also Estacio de Franca on the Renfe RODALIES and REGIONAL is nearby.

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Documents for Former Monastery Sant Agusti civic centre and cafe

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Street Map Cuitadella - La Ribera

Author: Barcelona Travel Hacks

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Arc de Triomf Metro Map

Author: www.tmb.cat

Wikiloc Trail for Former Monastery Sant Agusti civic centre and cafe

BCN03 - Arc de Triomf, Citadella Park, Zoo, La Ribera

Circular city walk in Barcelona via Arc de Triumf, Par cuitadella, Catalan Parliament, Barcelona Zoo, Born Cultural Centre, Chocolate museum and abandoned monastaery.

Distance: 3.96 Km

Difficulty: Easy

Return Travel Fare: T-Casual Zone 1

Transport Network: Barcelona Metro

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