Centro Comercial Glories
Centro Comercial Glories is an open air shopping center, which opened in 1995 located in the El Clot neighbourhood, near to the intersection of Gran Via and Avinguida Diagonal. It’s considered one of the first shopping centres to have an open plan design incorporating outside space into its layout. In the shopping center itself, there are over 160 shops across 3 floors. A Carrefour hypermarket, a cinema and many restaurants. It is a great place to shop and makes a refreshing change to the usual crowded and claustrophobic shopping center.
This up-and-coming area is undergoing a major makeover project to change the old industrial area of Poblenou into a technological and innovative district. The name [email protected] replaces 22a which was the areas industrial classification. Also nearby is the Torre Agbar which is definitely worth a visit whilst you’re in the area.
This open spaced shopping center houses many different categories such as; Women and Mens fashion, top restaurants (including international ones), electronics and travel agencies. Centro Comercial Glories has some of the most important brands.
The high street fashion shops such as Zara, Mango, H&M, Bershka, Springfield, Pull and Bear, C&A and much more! The restaurants and cafes consist of international brands including, Starbucks Coffee, McDonald’s, Burger King, Pans & Company, Golden Park, Lizarran, Nostrum and many more. There are several other brands such as, The Body Shop, Foot Locker and Fashion Kids. You can also find pharmacies and opticians inside!
If you are in staying in the neighbourhood and feel like going on a shopping spree, definitely check out Centro Comercial Glories.
Also if you are looking for more information on Glories, see our useful information pages, maps and anything else you might need on their official website.
You can find all the news about the shopping center directly on their website as well as all the information concerning the new stores and restaurants and the small daily or weekly events.
The shopping center also offers an exhibition hall to its visitors. FAD Barcelona frequently use this space to impresses us over and over again with their art. The new exhibition gathers the winning and finalist projects of the awards organised by the FAD associations. You will see all different types of art forms, from sculpture, graphic design and visual communication to architecture and interior design, industrial design and artistic creation. Art fills us with life and we are so lucky to have exhibitions like this one that is so easily accessible.
Location: Floor -1, in front of Natura
Shops: 10am – 10pm
Entertainment facilities and restaurants: 10am – 1am
How to get there:
Metro: L1 Glòries.
Bus: Lines 7, 56, 60, 92, 192, B21.
Tram: Line T5 (Trambesos) Stops Can Jaumandreu or La Farinera Line T4 (Trambesos) Stop Ca l’Aranyó.
Car: Parking free up to 2 hours and the entrance can be accessed via Calle Granada and Calle Llacuna. It has 166 stores in 3 different levels and underground parking for 3000 vehicles.