La Plaça del Rei, Tinell and the chapel Saint Agata
This is the most handsome section of ancient Barcelona. It is a square outlined by gothic buildings toped by the facade of the former main Royal Palace and its watchtower- a true skyscraper for the 16th Century. The Plaça del Rei ( the King Square) is the most noble urban space of old Barcelona. On this majestic square stand some of the important medieval buildings of the city: the Palau Reial Mayor which contains the exquisite Saló Tinell banqueting hall, the Chapel of Santa Agatha and the Palau de Lloctinent
La Plaça del Rei, Tinell and the chapel Saint AgataPlaça del Rei, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Area: Barrio Gótico
Opening hours: Tuesday to saturday from 10am à 2pm then from 4 to 8pm.
Phone: 93 316 27 40 (Santa Ágata)
Metro/Bus: Metro: L4 Jaume I
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