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Palau de la Musica Orfeo Catala

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Address: Carrer Palau de la Musica, 4-6, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number: +34 932 95 72 00
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10:00 - 15:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 15:30
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: Yes
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The Palau, an icon of modernist architecture in downtown Barcelona The...

The Palau, an icon of modernist architecture in downtown Barcelona The Palau de la Música Catalana is one of the most representative monuments of the city and It is one of the most recommended tourist attractions of Barcelona. Built between 1905 and 1908 by the great architect Lluis Domènech i Montaner, the Palau de la Música Catalana is an architectural jewel of Catalonia and essential part of any visit to the city, as any of the most fascinating Gaudi buildings. This historical building, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1997, offers an experience so magical that visitors fall in love with it. From the hand of experienced guides, the wonders of this architectural pearl discovered and visitors into a fantasy world full of details and references to the characteristic nature of modernist architecture. An essential visit in the list of top 10 things to see in Barcelona.

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Music Hal

Beautify and very interesting to watch! Great tour! The whole decorative inside is spectacular! We were sad we did not have time to experience a concert!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very excited to see a concert here, but one of the worst concert experiences ever. First the building is beautiful inside and out so definitely worth the visit. For the concert, mine was filled mostly tourists that had little interest in the show (flamenco), but rather taking photographs and several just checking their facebook page throughout. The staff did their... More 

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Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautify and very interesting to watch! Great tour! The whole decorative inside is spectacular! We were sad we did not have time to experience a concert!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Do not miss this attraction!! Words can't describe the beauty of this music hall and the ornateness of its interior. The guided tour is well worth it. Don't rush this site, the beautiful details are everywhere.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A must-see, but don't just go for a tour. See what's on and watch a performance. We've been a few times, and the beauty is stunning: don't expect subtlety!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful architecture, fittings and internal artwork - choose seats wisely, end of rows most comfortable

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I booked onto one of the afternoon English speaking tours and had a fantastic time. As a photographer, I really enjoyed the pace of the tour and the photo-taking opportunities. The building is absolutely delightful. It's not a very cheap visit, but worth every penny to marvel at the architecture and all the details which you probably don't appreciate to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You simply need to see the lovely inside decoractions. Although the concerts for guided tours are not quite worth it, the beatiful place definitely is...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to see Andras Schiff; an amazing artist!! Even at 70+, he played with precision, vibrancy, and did so for over 90 minutes without an intermission!! The acoustics at the Palaú is fantastic. Even more impressive is the architectural features. The tile work that seem to cover every inch of the building. Inside and out, the glass balustrades, the stain... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This should be at the top of your list, along with everything Gaudi. I couldn't believe my eyes. Didn't go to a concert, but can imagine how wonderful that would have been.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You need to plan your visit as tours are at set times according to language, but well worth it. Otherwise, you can take a peak at the cafe area and see the exterior but so much more inside!

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