The market appeared here in the 13th century. People came to sell and buy fresh food.
This particular market called Boqueria or San Josep was opened in 1840.
It is designed in French style with Catalan features. The architect used an exquisite arcade, wrought iron elements, beautiful stained glass windows, and a very original signboard font.
Boqueria market is a perfect place to get a wonderful selection of delicacies from all regions of Spain and other European countries: fresh fruits and vegetables, spicy Jamon, meat and poultry, fish just from the sea, bread, and wine.
Enjoy one of gastronomic tours such as Paella Cooking Experience & Boqueria Market Tour for 58 euros or Half-Day Spanish Cooking Class & Boqueria Market Tour for 94 euros. Taste Barcelona!
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