The Neo-Classical Fountain of Neptune in the Plaza de la Merced was created in 1826 by Adria Ferran. It depicts Neptune, the sea god, holding a trident sitting on a rock atop a pedestal with figures of 4 sphinxes.
Font de Neptú and Nearby Attractions on Map
Roca Barcelona Gallery(1.4 km)
Teatre Lliure(1.6 km)
Plaça d'Espanya(0.8 km)
Once used for public hangings, Placa d'Espanya was created for the 1929 World Exhibition.
Futboll Club Barcelona Museum(1.8 km)
This is one of Barcelona's most visited museums near the stadium.
Avinguda Diagonal(2.5 km)
Avinguda Diagonal is the major arterial road in Barcelona, lined with shopping malls and attractions such as the Museu de la Musica, Casa Serra, Palau Reial de Pedralbes, and Torre Agbar.
Casa Amatller(2.5 km)
Designed by Puig i Cadafalch for chocolatier Antoni Amatller at the end of the 19th century, the Casa Amatller is part of Barcelona's famous Illa de la Discòrdia (Block of Discord) group of buildings on Passeig de Gràcia.
Telefèric de Montjuïc(2.3 km)
Newer analogue of the harbour cable car that opened after total renovation in May 2007.
Montjuic Funicular(1.4 km)
Runs from Metro Parallel to Joan Miró Museum.
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