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Antic Hospital de la Santa Creu

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Carrer de l_Hospital 56, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dont mix this place up with the other hospital near the Sagrada Familia. This beautiful ancient complex is located near the market behind the Ramblas. Check for special times (only two days a week) when you can reserve a tour to visit the ancient Pharmacy...More

Thank Debbybcn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with our family on the 1st Sunday in the month (it's free then!)It's incredible walking around the different buildings and imagining it as a working hospital until relatively recently. We were visiting with our son and his family, two wee boys aged 18months...More

Thank Valerie B
Reviewed September 3, 2018

It is a group of old building in a courtyard located in the city center. Other buildings are the library and the official building of the State of Catalonya. There is a cafe bar in the complex. In the summer time, it is a very...More

Thank Ebru A
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Not to be confused with Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau), which is about 1km north of La Sagrada Familia. I visited this place since my hotel is nearby. Building is unassuming. When I was there, the entire...More

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed August 18, 2018

This was one of my favorite sites in Barcelona. The refurbishment of the Hospital is spectacular. There are few crowds to contend with. I enjoyed this site as much if not more than Sagrada Familia.

Thank rholbrook45
Reviewed August 14, 2018

it's nice for some coffee in a hot evening, but don't expect to see something spectacular. The food is quite good too

Thank Xenia_995
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I enjoyed visiting this old hospital. It was strange as I originally has not wanted to visit but on the insistence of a family memory, I relented. I was glad afterwards as it was an amazing place to visit. It has some nice gardens and...More

Thank rahenyman
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I think people are turned off by the idea of visiting a hospital, but this is a highly under-the-radar site to see for so much more than just a hospital. Incredible architrechture--bright, cheerful, fantastical! Wonderful history. Hospital espoused an impressive approach to public healthcare. Not...More

Thank octobersky1023
Reviewed July 9, 2018

It's good to have a look at it before you see the new Hospital de la Santa Creu and Sant Pau. Lots of homeless people there in the evening...

Thank cropelka
Reviewed June 3, 2018

This place is near the market and La Rambla, not another former hospital near La Sagrada Familia. It is just a huge stone building without many things to offer. One may even pass by without realizing this structure.

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