Plaça del Rei
The square is surrounded by the Palau Reial Major including the Saló del Tinell, the Palau del Lloctinent ("Lieutenant's Palace"), the 15th century tower Mirador del Rei Martí ("King Martin's Watchtower"), and the Capella Reial de Santa Àgata ("Royal Chapel of St Agatha"). On its southern side stands Casa Padellàs (Padellàs House) a 15th-16th century palazzo which was moved to here stone by stone from Carrer Mercaders in 1931 and houses the Museu d'Història de Barcelona (MUHBA) ("Barcelona City History Museum").
Topos V, a work by Eduardo Chillida underlines one of the corners of the square
- http://www.barcelona.com/barcelona_directory/monuments/placa_del_rei - article at barcelona.com
- MUHBA Plaça del Rei (in Spanish)
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