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One of the most emblematic buildings of the Catalan Gothic. An outstanding church built in the XIVth century with a purity and unity of style that is very unusual in large medieval buildings. You can visit the church during the worship time or enjoy...more
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Placa Santa Maria 1, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
El Born / La Ribera
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Reviewed yesterday

This basilica will blow you away. It is unique and mesmerising. You will never forget your visit here. Must come back when it's finished!

Thank suzie1959
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Impressive architecture a must visit location, as well as surroundings @ downtown. The height of ceiling and window decoration is highly impacting.

Thank ROC_1111
Reviewed 3 days ago

Because of La Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral this church gets less atttention. Lovely building particularly on the outside. Costs 5 Euro to see just the church. Some really nice stained glass. Barcelona Cathedral is better however.

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

nice church, stunning atmosphere. Visit the tower too, amazing. stunning colors windows are so impressive. just a stunning experience. its worse it. take a seat and relax And guys, take of caps and hats in churches - worldwide.

Thank Reinibear
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A beautiful church that is free to wander. Some parts (ie the crypt) require payment, however. The architecture is quite amazing, a must see in the Gothic Quarter. Go in the morning to avoid crowds etc.

Thank Jasmin K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful old gothic church. Definitely worth a visit. We didn't have to pay to enter and walk around and sit inside the church.

Thank Milhan F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Definitely worth a visit! Beautiful & interesting architecture! Worth paying an extra 3 euros to have the tour and go up the towers, amazing views.

Thank Iona H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Probably the best temple in town. Very clean and elegant style, specially if you consider that the building belongs to the XIV century.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you like churches with loads of alcove and interesting names then this is the spot. It costs €7 per person to get in. Women and men must have their legs covered at least to their knees and no bare shoulders are allowed. You will...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm not normally a huge fan of religious buildings but we went back to Santa Maria del Mar twice during our week away because it was so beautiful and serene. It's free to walk around in the evenings, but I'd recommend paying to get the...More

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SANIA S
November 15, 2017|
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Response from Eileen B | Reviewed this property |
Free entry. Dress code respectful
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August 27, 2017|
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Response from Amalah B | Reviewed this property |
I went in July and there was no charge to go inside the church. It was €3 to go to the roof, but it was definitely worth it!
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Nicole S
August 16, 2017|
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Response from Caterina O | Reviewed this property |
if you are having difficulty getting an answer from the church perhaps you could contact the diocese?
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