Central Málaga Market ~ Atarazanas Market

This historic marketplace is one of the most emblematic buildings in Málaga and is located in the city center, near the Alameda Park.

Central Málaga Market Main Facede Atarazanas Market in Malaga city

No visitor should miss the experience of walking one morning through the Central Málaga Market. Today, these buildings are much more than just a market; it is a meeting place for leisurely stroll, smell, taste and hear the voices of the vendors; a real treat for the senses. The people from Málaga enjoy it at any time of the day, whether to shop, eat tapas or drink a “cañita” (bier).




It was built between 1876 and 1979, occupying the site of an ancient Moorish naval workshop of which only the original marble door remains. Today is a metal building with very beautiful stained glass windows and a fabulous atmosphere.

Inside the market, you’ll find plenty of interesting foods, made from meat, fish, seafood, fruits and vegetable, made from salted and pickled, in general in all of them you can admire the fresh products of the land which produced is tasty Málaga recipes, aside from knowing a little more about the daily life of the people of Malaga.


Central Málaga Market Inside Atarazanas Market in Malaga city


Central Málaga Market Inside Atarazanas Market, Malaga



Information about Central Málaga Market:

Direction: Calle Atarazanas, 10, 29005 Málaga
Telephone: 951 92 60 10
Timetable: From 8:00 to 14:00 from Monday to Saturday
Price: free
e.mail: sescalona@malaga.eu
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