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Entrance is free but only open certain times interesting for those interested in the history of... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
Mark H
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Barcelona should open this up to tourists...

I was specially invited by a colleague who gave my students and I a personalized tour of this... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Mark J
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Oct 20, 2018
“Weekend trip”
May 28, 2018
“Barcelona should open this up to tourists...”
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Calle de Entenca, 155, 08029 Barcelona, Spain
La Nova Esquerra de l'Eixample
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Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Entrance is free but only open certain times interesting for those interested in the history of Barca.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed May 28, 2018

I was specially invited by a colleague who gave my students and I a personalized tour of this former prison. The city is in the process of deciding what to do with this place, whether to use it for housing, as a greenway or as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

This prision counts with 113 years, now is closed, but it was running until las year. It's a mysterious and dark place. Here the anarchist Puig Antich was murderes, so it's a sad place. Also when you go in the atmosphere is sad. But it...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

The prison La Modelo was a visit to experience the sensation of living behind bars. There are no guided tours, so if you want to know anything about it you should read up about it before you go. At present its only open Friday pm...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you
enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally
translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes
recognizable by its more spacious streets and elegant
atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district,
Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end
international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the
glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
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Jeremy R
September 3, 2018|
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Hi Jeremy, as far as i remember, everything was in a flat floor, without stairs, you have access to a corridor, the jails, nursery, visit rooms... but I remember all at the same level. Hope you enjoy the visit.
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