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La Lonja de la Seda

Plaza del Mercado, 46001 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 15 39 31
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“silk exchange” (67 reviews)
“audio guide” (74 reviews)
“main hall” (37 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Plaza del Mercado, 46001 Valencia, Spain
El Mercat
+34 963 15 39 31
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1 - 10 of 632 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I picked up a serrano ham and cheese sandwich at the Mercado Central and sat on a bench across the street... a nice place for a cheap lunch and a great view of la Lonja..

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This building and its origin are truly amazing. In the golden age of Valencia this building was constructed without sparing any recourse. The grandeur is very impressive and makes you want to play a role in those days this all started.

Thank HarryAnders
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A lovely building located in the heart of the city. We spent around an hour here and enjoyed immersing ourselves in the culture. The video in the entrance is good to watch to learn about the building and it's history and the main hall and...More

Thank Katherine D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Valencia in all its Gothic & Renaissance splendour, an echo of a glorious period when Valencia ruled the waves! Now classified as a UNESCO Heritage Site and therefore protected, the building, reputed to be the city's pride and glory, has immense architectural and historical significance....More

Thank gpm75015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place to visit. Wonderful ceilings, lovely small garden (sit and eat your baguette here). Only 2€, 1€ for concessions.

Thank stanretired
Reviewed 1 week ago

The building represents the power Valencia had centuries ago, and have amazing architectural significance. It consists of a great hall with amazing columns and an upper floor which was used as consulate. The ticket is 2 euros and 1 euro for students.

Thank Katerina T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful building, but not much to see inside except empty space. Luckily the ticket is 4€ if you don't take the audioguide

Thank Dražen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Altough small , the visit is worthwhile and the collumns in the main hall are impressive . One can imagine that this traders made good business

Thank resqtaurant
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a huge building that represents the power Valencia had centuries ago. It consists of a great hall with amazing columns and an upper floor which was used as consulate. The ticket is 2 euros and 1 euro for students.

Thank Ignacio C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another stunning building of Valencia, which is worth to go and visit. Weekly fee admission around 2.40 euros and free on a Sunday, but opened until 3 pm only.

Thank Erika S
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7 July 2017|
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Response from WatfordBrian | Reviewed this property |
La Lonja is the Silk Exchange. The Silk Museum is called the Colegio del Arte Mayor de la Seda and is on Carrer de l'Hospital, 7 La Lonja opening hours are Mon-Sat 9:30 am to 7pm Sundays and bank hols 9:30 am to 3pm. Entry... More
5 December 2015|
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Response from dleeds | Reviewed this property |
I would see the beautiful older parts of the city first. The Mercado and the Silk Exchange are almost across the street from each other. The main square and Basilica are close and wandering the streets for an hour or more... More
michael c
29 March 2015|
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Response from groguet | Reviewed this property |
Entrance is free on Sunday (the audioguide costs a couple of euros still, if you get that) and I believe ours are 9 to 3.

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