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Las Arenas Mall shopping centre E-mail
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Pictures Las Arenas Barcelona
Las Arenas shopping centre in a former bull ring. Open daily except Sundays from 10am to 10pm. In the summer Arenas shopping centre is also open on Sundays from 10am to 6pm from mid-July to mid-September

Las Arenas is a former bull fighting ring in Barcelona, which has been transformed into a fabulous shopping mall featuring a 360º roof-top skywalk terrace with panoromic city views.


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Las Arenas on opening day March 2011. The entire facade of the old bull ring is raised one level and a new roof top cupola with an open terrace was added. There is a concert and theatre space in the dome of the cupola.


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Las Arenas was built in 1900 and was designed by Augusto Font y Carreras. There was room for 16.000 bullfighting fans

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Header of poster from inaugural bullfight at Arenas de Barcelona bull ring 

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From bullfighting to bargain hunting. Las Arenas has shops, restaurants and cinemas.

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Las Arenas by night.

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The original facade of the bullring has been raised one storey.

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Old postcard of Las Arenas bull ring in Barcelona. Much less traffic on Plaça Espanya

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Amazing views of Fira Montjuic exhibition area from the roof of Las Arenas, which you can also enjoy from the many terrace restaurants

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Views of the recently resurrected copy of "Las Cuatro Columnas" by Josep Puig i Cadafalch behind theMagic Fountain on Montjuic

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MNAC museum 

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Miro Park to the west with the famous Miro sculpture "Dona i l'Ocell" - Woman and Bird.  The famous La Sagrada Familia church is easy to spot in the distance

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Torre de Collserola, Tibidabo hill and the Temple Expiatori del Sagrat Cor church  


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