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Barcelona Cathedral

Pla de la Seu, s/n, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 42 82 62
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A beautiful gothic cathedral with stained glass windows dating back 500 years.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Pla de la Seu, s/n, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
+34 933 42 82 62
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Reviewed yesterday

It's a nice church from both outside and inside, but it still is basically just a church. You have to wear appropriate clothing to enter, here they actually look if you have shoulders covered and pants/skirts at least to the knee.

Thank Tauri V
Reviewed yesterday

We came by this place by accidents while walking from Gothic quarter and we were glad, this is quite a different architecture to the rest of Barcelona and for a small fee you can catch the elevator to the roof which gives up excellent views...More

Thank davidg777
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is beautiful. Be careful of the times. I went on a Sunday and had done the research that the chapel was only open in the afternoon. However earlier in the day the cloister was open for viewing. I came back later for the...More

Thank movieturtle
Reviewed 3 days ago

Located in the Gothic quarter, the cathedral was built on the site of an earlier Visigothic church. It was constructed from the fourteenth to the sixteenth century although the beautiful Gothic facade was added later in the twentieth century. The church is beautiful and definitely...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 3 days ago

There is a feeling that this cathedral might get overlooked in the rush to visit the Sagrada Familia, but it has its own beauty than can be appreciated. There is also a slightly claustrophobic lift up to the roof tops for some views back across...More

1  Thank Mike L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Located in the Gothic Quarter this is an impressive cathedral. There is a cost to enter 7€ per person and they are strict with the dress code. Ladies no short shorts or singlets allowed. There are always ladies selling shawls if you wish to buy...More

1  Thank K C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We could spend a summer touring just Europe's cathedrals. All are amazing. Each is unique. The architectural prowess of 15th and 16th century architects and builders is simply amazing. At the Barcelona Cathedral, a dress code is enforced: no bare shoulders or bare knees.

Thank Wineaux FromAlexandria
Reviewed 5 days ago

Please wear long pants or a dress to seemthis chuch. It is the most beautiful churches tahat I have ever visited. You will be mived by the archecture of this church. It is a moving exoerience. Do not miss.

Thank Joyce I
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful cathedral. Women must wear something over bare shoulders. Bring a scarf. Scarves are sold outside if you forget.

Thank Donnaleegriffin
Reviewed 6 days ago

There are better ones to visit in Europe but this is the best in Barcelona for now. Does not take a lot of time to tour.

Thank Robert S
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
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Michelle L
28 June 2017|
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Response from Matt_Novi | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is posible, you have to find web page and booked.
Alex D
20 April 2017|
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Response from annabel609 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely the roof... got amazing panoramic views. Not too expensive and certainly a cheaper option than the cable cars you can take over the city.
tina c
29 October 2016|
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Response from dalvcsp | Reviewed this property |
Tina.. hi... hope it helps SATURDAYS AND EVES OF HOLIDAYS Chapel of the Holy Sacrament - Holy Christ of Lepanto 09.00 Catalan 10.00 Catalan 11.00 Catalan 12.00 Spanish High Altar: 18.00 Spanish 19.00 Catalan