The Antic Hospital de la Santa Creu's Gothic chapel is worth a visit for its frequent temporary exhibitions.
Antic Hospital de la Santa Creu
Behind La Boqueria stands the Antic Hospital de la Santa Creu, which was once the city’s main hospital. Begun in 1401, it functioned...
Mercat de la Boqueria
Mercat de la Boqueria is possibly La Rambla’s most interesting building, not so much for its Modernista-influenced design (it was...
On what remains a sleazy Raval street, where streetwalkers, junkies and other misfits hang out in spite of all the work being done to...
This classic counter bar in the Mercat de la Boqueria is ideal for trying traditional Catalan dishes such as fried eggs with baby squid...
Carrer de l’Hospital 51 · interesting places nearby
Teatre Romea information
Just off La Rambla, this 19th-century theatre was resurrected at the end of the 1990s and is one of the city’s key stages for quality drama. It usually fills up for a broad range of interesting plays, often classics with a contemporary flavour, in Catalan and Spanish.