Cemetery del PoblenouIn 1775 was built Poblenou Cemetery, the first one which was placed on the outskirts of the walled city in order to end with epidemics. As ...
La Colla del DracThe Colla del Drac del Poble Nou is a popular cultural association from Poblenou neighborhood of Barcelona. In 1985 was born the dragon “Estarrufat del Poblenou”, ...
Poblenou’s historyFor many centuries Poblenou was a marshland with many small lagoons surrounded by reed, a landscape that still evoke the names of the existing streets ...
Torre de les aigüesTorre de la Aigües (water’s tower) was promoted by Xavier Camps in order to extract and commercialize water from Besós River. It ...
Flor de maigBorn in 1890, La Flor de Maig (May’s flower) was one of the most powerful consumer cooperative in Catalunya. Placed in Doctor Trueta Street, had ...
El lloro del 36In 1874, the first tram-line linking the Barcelona port to Poblenou, the ‘36’, began operation. Before it’s final stop, there was a shop called La Licorera, ...
Interesting factsEven it is difficult to believe, the first airplane to fly from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca was built in the fabric “Pujol Comabella & Cia”, ...