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“Outstanding Gaudi experience!”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Palau Guell

Palau Guell
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$23.20*
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Highlights and Hidden Gems Private Tour Barcelona
Ranked #11 of 697 things to do in Barcelona
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: This palace was the home of industrialist Eusebi Guell and was Antonio Gaudi's first major building in the city..
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Outstanding Gaudi experience!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2013

A must to visit, but not before seeing La Segrada Familia and Casa Batlo! Also good value, including the comprehensive audio guide.

Visited February 2013
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Awesome”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2013

Amazing and really good value compared to La Pedera, The free audio guide was interesting and you could take your time wandering around the rooms soaking up all the incredible features, you end up on the roof with the chimneys, you have to see it to believe it , superb

Visited February 2013
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Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Palau Guell by Antoni Gaudi - must see”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2013

I was impressed by Palau Guell. it's really beautiful place where you can see Gaudi's artistry. Walking is very interesting because the ticket includes the audio guide (languages​​: Catalan, Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Portuguese).
"During the visit, we can discover the renewed concept of space and the manipulation of light, as well as the orginality and wealth of the constructive and ornamental solutions, the product of both the creative genius of Gaudi as well as the craftsmanship and skill of his collaborators (artists, industrialists, craftspeople) in the use of wrought iron, ceramics, glass, stone and wood that set this unique work apart. " - it's all true :) Enjoy!
Prices: general 10 euro, reduced 8 euro
Open: Tuesday to Sunday (October-March: from 10 am to 5.30 pm, fimal admission time: 4.30 pm; April-September: from 10 am to 8 pm, final admission time: 7 pm)

Visited September 2012
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Stockholm, Sweden
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“A must-visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2013

Excellent experience, a real palace and Gaudi to his best!! This place is a real diamond. We spent almost 1hour and with the ticket you get an audio guide (available to multiple languages) for free. Also the gift shop has very good prices and good quality comparing to the shops outside. A must visit in Barcelona.

Visited January 2013
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“Wow - what a place!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2013

Recently renovated to a very high standard, and they are very careful not to let too many people in at once. Free on Sundays, but the queues are very long, and they will give you an allocated time which could be 2 hours away.

Visited February 2013
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