The last days of La Modelo, the legendary prison in Catalonia

By Romee van Klaveren The oldest and most well-known prison in Catalonia, de Centro Penitenciario de Hombres de Barcelona, also known as La Modelo, officially closed theirits doors in June 2017, just before its their 113th birthday. Part of the prison is now open for the public and soon the complex of almost three hectares in the neighbourhood L’Eixample will be turned into a cultural … Continue reading The last days of La Modelo, the legendary prison in Catalonia