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36d CARMEN NEIGHBORHOOD. Town hall of Valencia. Serranos Towers

Carmen Neighborhood

Serranos gates never served a defensive function (never were attacked). Yes they served, kings and reception for celebrations. These towers were also used as a prison from 1586 to 1887.  ...

Created on 05 October 2012


1c CARMEN NEIGHBORHOOD. Town hall of Valencia. Quart Towers

Carmen Neighborhood

They were built in the mid-fifteenth century in Gothic style. The custom of building walls, towers and gates of the city, as well as maintenance and repair was carried out by the factory Vella Murs i Valls ...

Created on 04 October 2012


1202b ZAÍDIA DISTRICT. Royal Gardens

Zaidia District

...  The two small mountains there next to the gate of the street Elío General, are formed by the rubble of the former Royal Palace.  ...

Created on 17 August 2012


513a SAN FRANCISCO NEIGHBORHOOD. Alfonso Magnanimous Square

San Francisco Neighborhood

Until 1852 the square is not landscaped, leaving only an esplanade since 1813. The gatehouse was later dedicated to Tutelar Juvenile Court and later Consumer Protection Office.  ...

Created on 17 August 2012


402 VELLUTERS NEIGHBORHOOD. Butchers Street

Velluters Neighborhood

... the street was a gate in the wall whose guardian was lame.  ...

Created on 17 August 2012


324 MARKET NEIGHBORHOOD. Esparto Square

Market Neighborhood

In this small square, nº 7, were in 1915 some strange phenomena noises ceased little later. Although the authorities who investigated reasons given as natural causes due to the instability of a partition, ...

Created on 17 August 2012


323b MARKET NEIGHBORHOOD. Square of furnace of St. Nicholas

Market Neighborhood

This square is also adjacent to the small square of the Marquis de Busianos.

Created on 17 August 2012


309a MARKET NEIGHBORHOOD. Market Square. The Lonja

Market Neighborhood

The various scenes from the gate speak of the deadly sins; we see scenes of witchcraft, a man defecating, a couple fornicating, a man with a mace, etc.  ...

Created on 17 August 2012


300 MARKET NEIGHBORHOOD. Juan de Vilarrasa Square

Market Neighborhood

In this square are the gardens of Parcent. The square occupies the space where it was before the palace of Parcent, which see in the picture the old cover, which now serves as entrance to the gardens. ...

Created on 17 August 2012


225 LA XEREA NEIGHBORHOOD. The Glorieta

La Xerea Neighborhood

... and resumed in 1839. the garden is fenced with an iron gate and a monumental cover was built across the street del Mar. The Triton Fountain (S. XVII) on the image is the Italian sculptor Ponzanelli and ...

Created on 17 August 2012


217a LA XEREA NEIGHBORHOOD. Patriarch College

La Xerea Neighborhood

In the rear of the building is this gate that was built in 1914 in neo-Gothic style by architect Jose Manuel Cortina.  ...

Created on 17 August 2012


209 LA XEREA NEIGHBORHOOD. Aparisi y Guijarro Street

La Xerea Neighborhood

In this street he lived the prosperous bourgeoisie Valencia mid-nineteenth century. Since then it has slightly modified its architecture, keeping enough of it until today. In this street Antonio Aparisi ...

Created on 17 August 2012


135 LA SEO NEIGHBORHOOD. Hazelnuts Street

La Seo Neighborhood

... and Nobel laureate Santiago Ramon y Cajal. In a newly built house located at number 11 of the street and through a glass, you can see a gate of the Roman wall of the second century B.C.  ...

Created on 17 August 2012


129b LA SEO NEIGHBORHOOD. Negrito Square

La Seo Neighborhood

The building on the right is the palace of the Lassala. Of Gothic origin, in the eighteenth century this palace was bought by the family from France.

Created on 17 August 2012


123 LA SEO NEIGHBORHOOD. Barchilla Street

La Seo Neighborhood

This street is named for the pattern of barchillas (Barchilla was a measure of capacity) beneath the arch, in part recayente the Archbishop's Palace.

Created on 17 August 2012


105 LA SEO NEIGHBORHOOD. Samaniego Street

La Seo Neighborhood

This street forms two right angles from the street Navellos, leading to the Serranos street.

Created on 17 August 2012


100 LA SEO NEIGHBORHOOD. Old Mail Square

La Seo Neighborhood

In 1655 it opened on this square, then call Valencians, Royal Mail office. Here was the "Casa de Postas" located for a while.

Created on 17 August 2012


5 CARMEN NEIGHBORHOOD. Low Street

Carmen Neighborhood

On this street there are many houses ladder with numerous artisan workshops on the ground floor. In the building on the left was House Insa, dedicated to rent costumes for theatrical performances, processions ...

Created on 17 August 2012


34 CARMEN NEIGHBORHOOD. The Jurisdictions Square

Carmen Neighborhood

This square is dedicated to the Furs of Valencia, promulgated in 1261 by James I. It was the law of the Valencian territory until 1707, when King Philip V of Bourbon the repealed with Decrees of New Plant. ...

Created on 17 August 2012


21 CARMEN NEIGHBORHOOD. Square of Mosén Sorell

Carmen Neighborhood

... most important medieval palaces of Valencia. It was demolished in 1882, after a fire suffered in 1878; dispersing some pieces as the gateway to the palace, which is in a gallery of Reggio Emilia, and a ...

Created on 17 August 2012