The building where the Maritime Museum of Barcelona is established constitutes a piece of marine history in itself. Started at the end of the XIII century under Catalan king Pere el Gran (Peter the Great) it was where many of the Catalan boats that dominated the Mediterranean during XIII and XIV centuries were built.
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