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Barcelona - Cultural

 

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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
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Ranked #1 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Churches/ Cathedrals

  Nearest metro station: Sagrada Familia Hours:      9:00 to 20:00 (April - September)                  9:00 to 18:00  (October - March) * 9:00 to 14:00 on 25 - 26 December, 1... more »

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Ranked #2 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Architectural Buildings

One of 3 houses by Gaudí in Barcelona that can be toured.  truly amazing and worth the visit.  go in the mornings, before the site gets crowded with architecture students.  your... more »

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Ranked #3 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Walking Areas
Many of the buildings in this neighborhood date back to Roman and medieval times.
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Ranked #4 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites
This town house was the home of industrialist Eusebi Güell and was Antonio Gaudi's first major building in the city.
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Ranked #5 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Castles
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Ranked #6 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings; Churches/ Cathedrals
Built in the fourteenth century, this cathedral is one of the most important religious centers in Barcelona.
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Ranked #7 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: This fascinating area is steeped in history, with city hall located in the same spot where kings once reigned. You'll find... more » Owner description: This fascinating area is steeped in history, with city hall located in the same spot where kings once reigned. You'll find narrow streets and squares here, with Gothic mansions, museums, historic churches, bars and restaurants. The Placa del Rei is reputedly the place where King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella welcomed Columbus after his voyage to America. « less
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Ranked #8 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Owner description: Mosaic Art classes - Trencadis Art classes and activities for kids (> 4 years), the revolutionary technique invented by... more » Owner description: Mosaic Art classes - Trencadis Art classes and activities for kids (> 4 years), the revolutionary technique invented by Antonio Gaudí which can be found all over Barcelona’s main monuments: La Pedrera, Casa Batlló, Parque Güell, Sagrada Familia y la Colonia Güell, etc.. This workshop will take your customers to experience by themselves the Gaudi spirit in a relaxed and pleasure atmosphere.You will learn the basics of the technique, learn to handle tools, choose your design and work out your first masterpiece of trencadis – mosaic: a coaster, a place mat, a mirror, a photo frame, elephant or other object. The “Gaudí Experience” will be an unforgettable, special and unique reminder of Gaudí’s Barcelona. The minimum time is one hour. « less
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Ranked #9 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
A beautiful gothic cathedral with stained glass windows dating back 500 years.
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Ranked #10 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Architectural Buildings; Specialty Museums; Museums; Landmarks/ Points of Interest

Hours: November to February: 9 am to 6:30 pm; March to October: 9 am to 8 pm. Closed: Jan. 1 and 6, Dec. 25 and 26.  Night Visits with a glass of cava ("Pedera Secreta"): March to... more »

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Ranked #11 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Religious Sites; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #12 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Torre Bellesguard is a modernist castle designed by catalan architect Antoni Gaudi.
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Ranked #13 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Museums
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Ranked #14 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: Students, artists and political types make their home here, and everyone's welcome to hang out at Placa del Sol, a popular... more » Owner description: Students, artists and political types make their home here, and everyone's welcome to hang out at Placa del Sol, a popular square day or night with its cafes, bars and 19-century architecture. « less
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Ranked #15 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Castles
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Ranked #16 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #17 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Neighborhoods; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
Owner description: This lively harbor, full of yachts and cruise ships, is home to a popular entertainment complex, featuring a mall, several... more » Owner description: This lively harbor, full of yachts and cruise ships, is home to a popular entertainment complex, featuring a mall, several restaurants, a movie theater and an aquarium. « less
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Ranked #18 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Shops
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Ranked #19 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #20 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #21 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #22 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
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Ranked #23 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Religious Sites; Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #24 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
Owner description: The Església de Santa Maria del Pi is a 14th-century Gothic church that stands at the heart of three little plazas in... more » Owner description: The Església de Santa Maria del Pi is a 14th-century Gothic church that stands at the heart of three little plazas in Barcelona. The church is named for the pine tree (pi in Catalan) that once stood nearby. « less
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Ranked #25 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Art Museums
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Ranked #26 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Architectural Buildings
Owner description: 1883-85 construction was Gaudí's first major architectural commission; first example of the bright ceramic tile exterior... more » Owner description: 1883-85 construction was Gaudí's first major architectural commission; first example of the bright ceramic tile exterior decoration now ubiquitous in Barcelona, « less
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Ranked #27 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Neighborhoods
Neighborhood redeveloped to highlight seafood and its maritime history.
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Ranked #28 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #29 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Ranked #30 of 77 Cultural in Barcelona
Category: Ancient Ruins
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