Clotum Mellis (Honey’s Concavity)
In the medieval period, the area which is now known as the Clot was called Clotum Melis, as it was a deep-cultivation area where a very high quality honey was elaborated and sold in Barcelona. Back then, the Clot was predominately rural area, with farms and country estates.
|The neighbors recommend|
|CELLER CA LA PAQUI
carrer de Sant Joan de Malta, 53
Phone 654 366 853
A small cellar, ideal for having a home-brewed vermouth. It’s usually packed on weekends.
|Places of interest|
|FARINERA DEL CLOT
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 837
Phone 932 918 080
This building turned into cultural center is the only historical record of the city’s industrial period. Nowadays, social and cultural activities take place there which are open to all visitors. In its interior one can still find some of the factory’s period machines on display.
PARC DEL CLOT
TORRE DE SANT JOAN
plaça del Mercat, 26
Phone 932 659 090
Market in Premodernist style designed by the architect Pere Falqués i Urpí. It was inaugurated in 1889 and was subsequently reformed in 1995. You will find all sorts of things!