Mercado de Colón

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Mercado de Colón
Native name
Spanish: Mercado de Colón
Mercado de Colón, Valencia, España, 2014-06-29, DD 09.JPG
LocationValencia (Valencian Community)
ArchitectFrancisco Mora Berenguer
Architectural style(s)Valencian Art Nouveau
Reference no.RI-51-0008310

Mercado de Colón or Valencian: Mercat de Colón (Columbus Market) is a public market located in the city center of Valencia, Spain. It is one of the main works of the Valencian Art Nouveau.[1]


The building was designed by the Valencian architect Francisco Mora Berenguer between 1914 and 1916, it is a clear example of Valencian Art Nouveau architecture of the early century. It was declared national monument, it impresses with its extraordinary facade and lavish decor.[2]


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Coordinates: 39°28′08″N 0°22′6″W / 39.46889°N 0.36833°W / 39.46889; -0.36833