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Placa d'Espanya, Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Monjuic via the placa, and stopped back there after taking a bus down from the park. It's beautiful, with broad boulevards and cafes around it. Worth taking a look at.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Al-Sue-Maine
Reviewed 5 days ago

The green metro line and the red metro line have stops here. The magic fountains are at this plaza. It is a centrally located crossroads where there is a big conference center and the Museum of Catalonian Art. There is a free art gallery in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Francesca C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place, a great view of Placa Espanya from the top of Arenas mall that you cannot miss :) The magic fountain is just next to it, about 5 min. walk. Make sure to take pictures!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hadwa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely view of the city. Stunning architecture, lovely fountains. Well worth a visit, it's free after all. (Tip - walk around the back of the museum up the top and you will find the Barcelona Olympic stadium which you can also enter for free).

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The night view is precious. The musical fountain is breathtaking and the mall in front of it. I thinks its arenas. Good

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice spot for pictures the monuments are gorgeous, and the Plaza de Toros now is a shopping a mall, make a nice view.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank themummy16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Placa espanya is one of the nicest squares in Barcelona. The square is guarded by Arenas commercial center and the Venetian towers. The roof of the Arenas is providing a nice view over the square and towards MNAC and magic fountain.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Viorel_25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We been with friends and there familys with kida.. There is a lot of small fountains all the way up to the BIG one that is amazing

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank elad s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Placa Espanya is Barcelona's largest plaza and the second largest in Spain. This Magnificent plaza features a fountain with a massive sculpture at its centerpiece and two Venetian towers which flank the plaza. Truly one of the iconic sites of Barcelona. Jolly Chriss.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank luckyj_12
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place. Nice arena, nice towers, nice neighbourhood. 5 min away there is the famous magic fountain

Date of experience: November 2018
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August 24, 2018|
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Response from tchell2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hello,we got to the station,placa espania,it is located under a huge traffic island,or round about,with several entrances,all leading through walkways,we asked at the first kiosk,where ticket office was,bought tickets to... More
August 24, 2018|
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Response from Basav_Roychoudhury | Reviewed this property |
Same building. Once you get down from metro, just follow the signs, it is easy.
July 23, 2016|
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Response from Eagle A | Reviewed this property |
The schedule for the Summer season is as follows: 1 June - 31 August: Thursday - Sunday: 21:00 - 23:30 Musical displays: 21:00, 21:30, 22:00, 22:30 and 23:00