Catalan History Museum: Palau de Mar, Barcelona

Catalan History Museum, Palau de Mar, Museu d’Historia de Catalunya, Architecture, Picture

Catalan History Museum Barcelona

Palau de Mar Barcelona, Spain – design by Rogent architect

Palace of the Sea, Catalan History Museum

Palau de Mar, Museu d’Historia de Catalunya

La Barceloneta, Barcelona
Dates built: 1847-79
Design: Rogent, Architect

Catalan History Museum
photo © Adrian Welch

Former 19th Century warehouse, renovated at the time of the Olympic Games in 1992.

Address: Pl. de Pau Vila, 3 (Palau de Mar)

Phone: +34 932 254 700

Nearest Metro Station: Barceloneta on the L4 line

Walkable from the Ramblas (head east from the bottom of the Ramblas)

The Museu d’Historia de Catalunya has a roof terrace with a cafe – this large spaces has good views over the harbour.

Location: La Barceloneta, Barcelona

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La Pedrera building
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