The Valencia Mercantile Athenaeum is an important cultural institution founded in 1879. In the latest years, it has significantly improved its facilities and is one of the reference places to host events in the center of Valencia.
It has almost 53,000 volumes in its Library, some of them with great historical value, such as several incunabula of San Vicente Ferrer. In addition, it houses a newspaper library with more than 860 titles of different newspapers from 1790 to the present.
The Valencia Mercantile Ateneo has EN-54 certified public address and voice evacuation systems made by LDA Audio Tech in its facilities.