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Els Encants Vells

  • Av. Meridiana 69 Map It
  • Eixample
  • Outdoor/Flea/Green Markets

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

One of Europe's oldest flea markets, Els Encants has recently found a new home—a stunning, glittering metal canopy that protects the rag-and-bone merchants (and their keen customers) from the elements. Stalls, and a handful of stand-up bars, have become a bit more upmarket, too, although you'll still find plenty of oddities to barter over in the central plaza. Saturday is the busiest day—try going during the week for a more relaxed rummage around this fascinating slice of urban history.

Shopping Information

Address:

Av. Meridiana 69, Pl. de Les Glóries Catalans, Barcelona, Catalonia, 08013, Spain

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Phone:

93-246–3030

Shopping Details:

  • Mon., Wed., Fri., and Sat. 9–8

Published 08/18/2015

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