Construït, entre 1905 i 1908. Icona del Modernisme. Declarat Patrimoni de la Humanitat per la Unesco l’any 1997. Testimoni de la vida musical i social de Barcelona durant més de 100 anys. Equipament cultural viu i dinàmic, obert al món. Més de 300 concerts i gairebé 200.000 visitants anuals.
The Palau de la Música Catalana is a music auditorium located in the Sant Pere (Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i la Ribera) district of Barcelona. It was designed by the Barcelona architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, one of the highest representatives of Catalan modernism. The construction was completed…
The Palau de la Música is a music auditorium located on Sant Pere més Alt Street in the Ribera district of Barcelona, Spain. It was designed by the Barcelona architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, one of the leading representatives of Catalan modernism.
It's 5 minutes on foot from home. There are always concerts and you will enjoy the view of the palace.
When you visit the Palau de la Música all your senses sit up and take notice, because every inch tells a story of modernisme, music and Catalonia. It was built in 1908 by Lluís Domènech i Montaner and is today a Unesco World Heritage Site. The Muses watch over the main concert hall, and on the…
The Palau de la Música Catalana is one of the city's most emblematic buildings and is one of Barcelona's most recommended tourist attractions. Built between 1905 and 1908 by the renowned architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, the Palau de la Música Catalana is an architectural jewel of the country…
The Palau de la Música Catalana is one of the most important concert theatres in Barcelona, and is arguably the most beautiful. The Palau (Palace) is a fine example of the best of sculpture, mosaics, stained glass and wrought iron coming together to form the best of sculpture, mosaics, stained glass…
The Catalan Music Palace is a music auditorium located on Sant Pere més Alt street in the Ribera district of Barcelona. It was designed by Barcelona architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, one of the greatest representatives of Catalan modernism.
Built between 1905 and 1908 as the headquarters of the Catalan Orfeón, the Catalan Music Palace is one of the most special concert halls in the world and one of the most representative monuments of Catalan modernism.
“Surely "the" museum to visit in Barcelona. For the artist and for the building. Imagine Montcada Street, in the Gothic quarter, five mansions united to form a museum, lovely to visit. About Pablo Ruiz Picasso the museum is essential to understand his formative years. The genius of the young artist is revealed to us through more than 3,500 works that make up this permanent collection.”
“Located just off the Via Laietana in the neighbourhood of El Born, the church of Santa Maria del Mar is a Catalan Gothic basilica that has existed in some form since at least the 10th century. Ask any local to pick their favorite church and we’d bet a glass of (sacramental) Catalan wine that Santa Maria del Mar would be it. If you’ve read Ildefonso Falcones’s thriller Cathedral of the Sea, you already know more about it than you think: the novel’s backdrop is the construction of this particular Gothic church, with the lead protagonist one of its stone workers. In real life, the church’s history is almost stranger than fiction: in 1428, it was shook by a major earthquake. Then, in July 1936, it was set on fire and burned for 11 days straight. Look inside, and you’ll still see the black scorch marks on the roof. The building has very tall columns, set 43 feet apart. Combine that airiness with vast stretches of stained glass and it almost feels like someone’s pulling you up into the sky. ✨To get there from our apartmets: take metro line L2 (purple) from "Sagrada Família" to "Passeig de Gràcia", then change it to line L4 (yellow) and take it to "Jaume I" (all the trip about 24min).”
“The Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia (Catalan: Catedral de la Santa Creu i Santa Eulàlia), also known as Barcelona Cathedral, is the Gothic cathedral and seat of the Archbishop of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The cathedral was constructed from the thirteenth to fifteenth centuries, with the principal work done in the fourteenth century. The cloister, which encloses the Well of the Geese (Font de les Oques) was completed in 1448. In the late nineteenth century, the neo-Gothic façade was constructed over the nondescript exterior that was common to Catalan churches. The roof is notable for its gargoyles, featuring a wide range of animals, both domestic and mythical. How to get there: 15 minutes walk.”
“A street in central Barcelona, popular with tourists and locals alike. A tree-lined pedestrian mall, it stretches for 1.2 kilometres connecting Plaça de Catalunya in the centre with Colombus statue.”
Point of Interest
“Casa Batlló is a building designed by the architect Antoni Gaudí, the highest representative of Catalan modernism. It is a comprehensive remodeling of a previously existing building on the site, the work of Emilio Sala Cortés. It is located at number 43 of Passeig de Gracia in Barcelona, the wide avenue that runs through the Ensanche district (Eixample), in the so-called Manzana de la discordia, because it houses, in addition to this building, other works by modernist architects: the Amatller house, which borders Gaudí's, the work of Josep Puig i Cadafalch; the Lleó Morera House, the work of Lluís Domènech i Montaner; the Casa Mulleras, by Enric Sagnier; and the Casa Josefina Bonet, by Marceliano Coquillat. The construction was carried out between the years 1904 and 1906”