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Two little brothers, up against the Romans

Things are always a little fuzzy when going back to 304 AD but, going on faith and whatever records... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Fountain average but Placa great.

There are some great fountains in Barcelona but this one is simply average. However, what it does... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Grover R
Pensacola, Florida
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Placa de Sant Just, Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Things are always a little fuzzy when going back to 304 AD but, going on faith and whatever records the Romans left behind, Diocletian ended the lives of a nine year old boy and his thirteen year old brother on religious grounds. Justus (the elder)...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Interesting to look at but very easy to miss if you do not know it is there. If you come from the bottom of the road look back as it is behind you on the wall. No information with it but worth looking at when...More

Thank Storey31
Reviewed 24 July 2017

There are some great fountains in Barcelona but this one is simply average. However, what it does have is a great history to 2 children martyrs Saint Justin and Pastor and a great Placa on which it sits. You could not ask for a better...More

Thank Grover R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This a little quaint little old fountain within the Place de Sant Just which is a visit if you stumble upon it within the Gothic Quarter

Thank Dean E
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Nice old water source. Freshen up your face or fill a water bottle for a free clean drink! Why not? ?

Thank I_See_the_World_Now
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A not very big fountain,on a old stone wall,in Barri Gothic neighborhood.Not very impressive,at least in my opinion.Besides,there wasn't any running water on it...

Thank zuv
Reviewed 25 June 2016

attractive fountain located in the Gothic Quarter. stumbled upon it by chance while strolling one evening.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The Fountain of Saint Justus is in the small plaza of what today remains of the old cemetery outside the Basilica of Saints Justus and Pastor. The fountain was installed in 1367 but is now a 19th century version, and it features the image of...More

2  Thank Loretta R
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This fountain is the oldest water source in Barcelona, dated from 1367, although its today’s appearance is designed in the 19th century. It has three human faces carved in stone under a relief of Sant Just among two shields.

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under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
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authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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