Santa Coloma de Cervelló


Colonia Güell Crypt


Contactgegevens

Claudi Güell s/n
08690  Santa Coloma de Cervelló, Barcelona  (Catalonia)
coloniaguell@adleisure.com
http://www.gaudicoloniaguell.org

Lokalisatie

Barcelona

Reserveringen


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    Werelderfgoed, door de UNESCO afgegeven certificering.


Beschrijving

The church with twisted columns

This monument blends in perfectly with the surrounding countryside. It is considered one of Gaudí's most emblematic works for the architectural solutions he used.

Businessman Eusebio Güell commissioned Gaudí to build a church for his textile factory workers in the village of Santa Coloma de Cervelló. This job allowed the architect to try out many of the practical solutions he would go on to employ in later projects. The building could not be finished on account of financial problems, but the entranceway, crypt, staircase to the church, and the base of one of the bell towers were all completed. Access to the crypt is via the entranceway, a portico with a series of leaning columns. The crypt has a star-shaped polygonal floor plan, with brick and basalt pillars.

  • Bouw: Church
  • Artistieke periode: Modernism
  • Historische periode: 20th Century

Praktische informatie

Openingstijden

  • Vanaf 01 nov tot 30 apr
  • Van Maandag tot Vrijdag Van 10:00 tot 17:00
  • Feestdagen en Weekend Van 10:00 tot 15:00
  • Vanaf 01 mei tot 31 okt
  • Van Maandag tot Vrijdag Van 10:00 tot 19:00
  • Feestdagen en Weekend Van 10:00 tot 15:00

Prijzen

  • Algemeen: 7€
  • Met korting: 5,50€

Voorzieningen

Audio guide, Guided tours

Kaart



WAT IS ER IN DE BUURT? (in een straal van 2 km)