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Reviewed 12 April 2019 via mobile

Great to visit another heritage site that is still used for local government meetings but the public are actively encouraged to pop in and visit. No entrance fee and a really informative guide as you enter, glad that I did go in.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 28 February 2019

This is a very grand late gothic building. At the time of our visit there was an exhibition celebrating the history of city government and the armorial symbol of the Generalitat. This included some interesting display cases and a very imaginative animated film. Upstairs one...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jeremy G
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Visited this place ‘by accident’ while walking through the city. Nice to see that this place is open to the public. Spend there half an hour and liked it very much. Entrance is for free and a fresh glass of orange juice was offered. Recommanded...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

We thought the building was interesting, but there was a policeman by the door who said we weren’t allowed in. Which was disappointing. Not sure why.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lucy4414
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Find this very important and historically significant building in the historical section of Valencia, and spend some time in Virgen's Square. The generalitat was the seat of military, religious, and civic functions; it began its life as a nobleman's mansion to which other buildings were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 25 February 2018

This building is The Presidential offices of the Generalitat and the Regional Council. It is part of the project to open the doors of the Public Administration to all citizens. In 1931 it was declared a historic monument of national importance It is well worth...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Asked me to leave my back pack hanging on a hook in a public gallery. Seriously?? If you want me to give up my bag to enter provide somewhere secure to leave it!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank VinceNewcastle
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A bit heavy too, so when you pass by it and enter the Plaza de la Virgen, with its open spaces and airy, vivid, bright churches.. you feel better. Perhaps it would not be so heavy-looking in a less constrained space, too. It is actually...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank lilliputz
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Undoubtedly, your walking tour of Valencia will take you through the main plaza and pass this impressive structure. So, why not go in and wander up the stairs and see the few available rooms. This is an active, in-use government building which is the reason...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Philip C
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Imposing government building in classic Valencian style, overlooking the main square of the old town. In the beautiful courtyard they are often housed more or less interesting art exhibitions and special occasions are organized tours to see the inside. Very beautiful gardens where you can...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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