La Sagrada Familia is the most important work of the architect Antoni Gaudi and is the most visited attraction in Barcelona. Barcelona architecture doesn’t get much more inspiring than this incredible work by Gaudi. The project began in 1882. A year later, famed architect Antoni Gaudi came on board, and the project went in an entirely new and historically significant direction.
La Sagrada Familia is a Masterpiece of Antoni Gaudi
This Catholic church ranks at the top of Barcelona attractions with over 4.5 million visitors marveling at the basilica every year. Perhaps just amazing is the fact that the Basilica of the Sagrada Familia is not yet complete. That's right, this impressive structure has been under construction for over 100 years, and the end isn’t even in sight.
When will the Sagrada Familia be finished? The completion date for the structure is expected to be 2026! All of this underscores the amazing fact that at the time of Antoni Gaudi’s death in 1926 only a mere 25% of the Sagrada Familia was actually complete. So, if you want to see this Best of Barcelona attraction before it is complete, you still have some time!
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