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Santa Àgata Chapel

  • Chapel of Santa Ágata. Barcelona © Turespaña

    Chapel of Santa Ágata. Barcelona © Turespaña

  • Detail of the altarpiece in the chapel of Santa Ágata. Barcelona © Turespaña

    Detail of the altarpiece in the chapel of Santa Ágata. Barcelona © Turespaña

  

Category

Chapel

Date

Siglo XIV

Style

Gothic
Plaza del Rey, s/n.
08002 Barcelona
Barcelona, Catalonia
Barcelona

Telephone+34 932562122

Fax+34 932680454

E-mailmuseuhistoria@bcn.cat

Websitehttp://www.mhcat.net

It lies next to the Real Mayor Palace and was built in 1302.

Built in 1302, it has an exceptional altarpiece by Jaume Huguet (fifteenth century).

Santa Agata chapel, also known as the Royal Chapel, also comprises of the group of buildings of Real Mayor Palace. It is set in the Roman wall and was built in 1302 by order of Jaime II and his wife Blanca D'Anjou. The chapel houses the 15th century Reredos of the High Constable, by Jaume Huguet, one of the landmarks in Catalan painting. A staircase that leads to the sixteenth century tower by Martín el Humano is accessed from a small room to the right of the altar.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Tuesday to Saturday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Sunday

Does not close at midday

10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Closing days: Monday

Rates

 

General: €7

Reduced: €5

Groups: €5

Children: Free admission

Single admission for Plaza del Rey monumental site, including: Pedralbes Monastery Museum, Verdaguer House-Museum, Güell Park Visitor Centre and Santa Ágata Chapel.

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