Fresh local products

Known for selling fresh local products but also a major cultural and tourist attraction for both foreign visitors and Valencian citizens.

Definitely worth a visit, you’ll always find tourists taking pictures of its famous, beautiful ceilings, as well as the building’s façade.

The largest in Europe

A Valencian landmark

Valencia’s Central Market (Mercat Central) covers more than 8,000 square meters. With two floors and a pre-Modernist style, it was inaugurated in 1928.

It’s the largest market of its kind in all Europe, bringing together almost 400 small traders; over 1,500 people are part of its daily activity.

Central Market stand

Early XX century

The architecture

The building is representative of early 20th century Valencian architecture.

Visitors are always taking pictures of the central dome, which is 30 meters high. If features 2 weather vanes in the shape of a parrot and a fish, which blend into a classic Valencian skyline of towers and bell towers.

The domes are made of iron, glass and ceramics.

Haute cuisine inside the market

Eat at CentralBar

Contact Central Market

Get in touch!

(+34) 963 82 91 00
Opening hours

From 8am to 2:30pm.
Closed on Sundays.

Publish on GooglePin it