Ciutat Vella

Ciutat Vella is, as its name suggests, the oldest part of . Centred along the Las Ramblas boulevard, it includes Barcelona's old port as well as parts built from the early Middle Ages to mid-19th century.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a concert hall in , , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a mansion designed by the architect Antoni Gaudí for the industrial tycoon Eusebi Güell, and was built between 1886 and 1888. Photo: Thomas Ledl, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a contemporary art museum situated in the Plaça dels Àngels, in , Ciutat Vella, , , . Photo: Zarateman, CC0.

The Museu Picasso, located in , , , houses one of the most extensive collections of artworks by the 20th-century Spanish artist Pablo Picasso. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is 's second largest city, with a population of nearly two million people, and the capital of . Photo: phyrephox, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is the quarter designed during the middle of the 19th century by Ildefons Cerdà, expanding the medieval city of into space left empty for defense outside the city walls. Photo: Armigo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a neighborhood in the district of , . Photo: Pere prlpz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ciutat Vella

41.3802° or 41° 22' 48.8" north
2.1732° or 2° 10' 23.5" east
Open Location Code
28 metres (92 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: ثيوتات فيا
  • Armenian: Հին քաղաք
  • Basque: Ciutat Vella
  • Catalan: Barri Vell
  • Catalan: Casc antic de Barcelona
  • Catalan: Ciutat Vella
  • Catalan: Ciutat Vella de Barcelona
  • Catalan: Districte 1
  • Catalan: Districte I
  • Catalan: Districte de Ciutat Vella
  • Cebuano: Ciutat Vella
  • Chinese: 旧城区
  • Chinese: 舊城區
  • Danish: Ciutat Vella
  • Dutch: Ciutat Vella
  • Esperanto: Malnova Urbo de Barcelono
  • Finnish: Ciutat Vella
  • French: Ciutat Vella
  • French: Vieille-ville de Barcelone
  • French: Vieille ville de Barcelone
  • Galician: Ciutat Vella de Barcelona
  • Georgian: სიუტატ-ველია
  • German: Ciutat Vella
  • Hebrew: ברצלונה/סיאוטט ולה
  • Hebrew: סיאוטט ולה
  • Italian: Ciutat Vella
  • Japanese: シウタ・ベリャ
  • Luxembourgish: Distrikt Ciutat Vella
  • Malagasy: Ciutat Vella
  • Norwegian: Ciutat Vella
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ciutadella
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ciutat Vella
  • Occitan (post 1500): Ciutat Vella
  • Persian: سویتاد بیا
  • Polish: Ciutat Vella
  • Portuguese: Ciutat Vella
  • Portuguese: Distrito de Ciutat Vella
  • Quechua: Ciutat Vella de Barcelona
  • Romanian: Ciutat Vella
  • Russian: Старый Город
  • Russian: Старый город
  • Russian: Старый город Барселона
  • Russian: Старый город Каталония
  • Spanish: Ciutat Vella de Barcelona
  • Spanish: Distrito 1
  • Spanish: Distrito de Ciudad Vieja
  • Spanish: Distrito de Ciutat Vella
  • Swedish: Ciutat Vella
  • Turkish: Ciutat Vella
  • Ukrainian: Старе місто Барселони
  • Distrito Ciutat Vella

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