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Beautiful & Peaceful Courtyard

We stumbled across this courtyard on the way to visit a museum. There not much to say other than... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2019
London, United Kingdom
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We were brought here as part of our walking tour and visited twice on or own afterwards. It isn’t a... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Mar 8, 2019
“Beautiful & Peaceful Courtyard”
Nov 26, 2017
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Carrer dels Comtes 2, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

We stumbled across this courtyard on the way to visit a museum. There not much to say other than... It's wonderful. Small, peaceful and beautiful. Lots of plants and a water feature. There is not much to see other than that as it seemed part...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

We were brought here as part of our walking tour and visited twice on or own afterwards. It isn’t a tremendously big courtyard but it’s peaceful and allowed for a bit of quiet away from the hustle and bustle of the city for a while....More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

The building is beautiful per se and it can be visited for free. The patio is quite nice, but the coffered ceiling is really impressive. It was an unexpected surprise.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful, peaceful courtyard and free to enter. Well worth walking through and make sure you look at the stunning door halfway up the stairs and ceiling above.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank EJLH
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Free entry to this beautiful and peaceful 16th century courtyard, tucked away behind the cathedral and close to the Museu Frederic Mares. This building houses the archive detailing the history of the Crown of Aragon and Catalonia. Take a stroll up the main stairs to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Jim W
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

It wasn't on our radar. Wasn't in our guidebooks. Wasn't even directionally signed. But there it was. An exquisite medieval building with a gorgeous courtyard open to the public. I love these unexpected moments

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank mikek794
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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighborhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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