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Catedral de Barcelona

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Address: Pla Seu, 3, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number: +34 933 42 82 62
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A beautiful gothic cathedral with stained glass windows dating back 500...

A beautiful gothic cathedral with stained glass windows dating back 500 years.

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So very worth the entrance fee!

Altar pieces painted as early as 1380 to see, as well as later ones up to 7000s. The Cloister is wonderful, with gees, fish and chickens, and the Chapter House Museum is amazing... read more

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Altar pieces painted as early as 1380 to see, as well as later ones up to 7000s. The Cloister is wonderful, with gees, fish and chickens, and the Chapter House Museum is amazing. We spent a long time here!

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

In my opinion this is important place to visit (there is sometimes free entrance during a day). Unfortunetally it's very popular/touristic so it's impossible to contemplate.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This cathedral is worth a visit for sure if you are in Barcelona, its lovely inside as are most things in this city, it can get quite busy as its a tourist hotspot, don't let this put you off, go and visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were lucky enough to get in before it closed for a service at lunchtime. Very impressive place to visit. Again, its a very popular place for all tourists

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We came here before the ongoing Gaudi creation and found it very dark but impressive. So many chapels! Not at all crowded so very atmospheric. Would definitely eco mend visiting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful church, a very calm and peaceful place. Also there are some geeses there screaming ;p It is a good place to walk for a hour.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I personally felt (though travelling across Europe a lot) this cathedral has good photo shoots waiting for you. Worth spending 1.5 hrs in this. a Good place during evening. (i think on weekends its free from 5.15 to 8, weekdays also has free timings just check online.) NOTE: free entries are only at selected times

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This marvel of Gothic architecture is a wonderful place to spend several hours. There are work everwhere you look and most of it is magnificent. Take your time and really explore all of it.

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Tucker, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This cathedral is a historic treasure, with artwork every where you look. Be sure to visit the cloister and see the geese. I visited the roof, which gives a unique view of the cathedral's construction as well as a nice view of the city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral sits on a beautiful square in the heart of the city. The place holds many art treasures but also has preserved an atmosphere of holiness. A place of reverence and tradition well worth a visit.

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.
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