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Plaça Sant Felip Neri, Barcelona

Plaça Sant Felip Neri - Barcelona, Spain
Plaça Sant Felip Neri
Plaça de Sant Felip Neri, Barcelona, Spain 08002Map
+34 93 285 3834 (Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Gothic Quarter, Raval & La Ribera
Overview

This romantic and peaceful square in the heart of the Barri Gòtic, just past the Palau Episcopal, stands on the site of what was a medieval cemetery. It's baroque church was built in 1752 and has an unfortunate history. During the Spanish Civil War a bomb fell on it and killed the 20 children seeking shelter inside. You can still see evidence of the explosion on the church's facade.

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Plaça Sant Felip Neri General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Jaume I / Liceu
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