is the extension of the Ramblas in Ciutat
Vella which includes hotels, cinemas, cafés, terraces
and the highest class shops in Barcelona. It is one of the streets
with the most glamour of the city.
is at number 33 Rambla de Catalunya, on the corner of Calle Diputació.
It is a building with a design inspired by the palaces of 18th century
Barcelona and designed by Enric Sagnier i Villavecchia, an architect
favoured by the aristocracy of Barcelona who finished it in 1891.
This is at the junction of Carrer Aragó and the Rambla de Catalunya,
and is a must for the lovers of contemporary art. The permanent
collection of the centre includes over 325 paintings and sculptures
by Antoni Tŕpies and over 3000 drawings and lithographs.
D´HISTŇRIA DE LA MEDICINA
between the streets Mallorca and Provença is hidden this museum
which looks at the evolution of this science from the 18th century
until the present day, with rooms devoted to several of the medical
disciplines. Medical instruments and furniture from other times
are exhibited, including the reproduction of a laboratory from the
the corner of Calle de Rosselló in this section of the Rambla de
Catalunya is Sant Ramon Church which dates from the end of the 14th
century and was transferred from Vía Laietana to its current location
in the year 1880.
no. 126 of the Rambla de Catalunya you can see Casa Serra, the headquarters
of the current Diputació de Barcelona. It was designed by Josep
Puig i Cadafalch, who built it in 1908, and it represents a homage
to Gothic art.