Better known as the Ayuntamiento, Casa de la Ciutat is located directly opposite the Generalitat in Plaça Sant Jaume . ... More
Better known as the Ayuntamiento, Casa de la Ciutat is located directly opposite the Generalitat in Plaça Sant Jaume . There are two ways to get in, via the neoclassical-style entrance on Sant Jaume or the Gothic-style entrance on Carrer Ciutat. Both lead you in to the 15th-century Saló de Cent (The Hundred Room) where the city's most important ceremonies and functions (award ceremonies, book launches, conferences) take place. In the hallway, you'll pass impressive sculptures by Pablo Gargallo, Josep Llimona and Rebull as well one of Ràfols Casamada's paintings dating from 1982.
This imposing Neo Classical building housing Warsaw City Hall dominates the entire west side of Plac Bankowy . The group
of structures was built between 1824 and 1830, to a grand design by Antonio Corazzi. They originally housed the ...
Oslo Town Hall, located next to Akershus Fortress and right in front of the harbor, was inaugurated for the city's
900th anniversary in 1950. The impressive entrance hall is used for the Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony every December. ...
The City Hall Market Square (Rathausmarkt) has been the center of the city since the splendid Town Hall was built
here. To the north west you can see the Kleine Alster, bordered on other side by the picturesque Alster ...