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Els Encants Vells

  • Plaça de Les Glóries Catalans s/n Map It
  • Eixample
  • Outdoor/Flea/Green Markets

Updated 03/12/2014

Fodor's Review

One of Europe's oldest flea markets, Els Encants has recently been gifted with a new home—a stunning, glittering metal canapy that protects the rag-and-bone merchants (and their keen customers) from the elements. Stalls, and a handful of standup 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.

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Plaça de Les Glóries Catalans s/n, Barcelona, Catalonia, 08018, Spain

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  • Mon., Wed., and Fri.–Sat. 9–8

Updated 03/12/2014


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