El market del Born is now the Catalan Cultural Center opened in September 2013 after many years of restoration.
It was built by Josep Fontserè in 1876 – first market in Barcelona constructed in the style of Paris iron architecture.
September 11th 2014 will celebrate the 300 years of Barcelona
Passeig del Born 26
El Born area
Metro Jaume or Barceloneta
Open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 AM to 8 PM
El Born Centre Cultural is an exceptionql building which tells about 300 years of history. The ruins of the prosperous city of 1700 lies under the cast-iron structure , Barcelona suffered the siege of 1714 and its habitants lost their national liberties .