Monument / Landmark
461 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
One of Gaudí’s lesser known buildings, though it’s just as beautiful as the others. La Casa Milà was declared World Heritage by UNESCO in 1984, and no wonder—this massive piece of art portrays what Gaudí’s modernisme was all about. It’s home to its own foundation, museum, and a showroom with interesting programming on the first floor. Expect to spend some time here. A total of 4,500 square meters of space can be visited, spread over five floors. It’s a good idea to check out the free virtual tour from their website to make the most of your visit.
Tips from locals
Casa Milà (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈkazə miˈla], Spanish pronunciation: [ˈkasa miˈla]), popularly known as La Pedrera (pronounced [ɫə pəˈðɾeɾə]) or "The stone quarry", a reference to its unconventional rough-hewn appearance, is a modernist building in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was the last…
Another Antoni Gaudí's creations once again hits the list´s most visited attractions in Barcelona. Casa Milà o "La pedrera" which means "quarry". Gaudí was instrumental in completing this building and his characteristic wavy brick work and colourful tiles are also evident on this masterpiece. Find…
Also known as "La Pedrera", was built by Antoni Gaudí in 1912 and is located in Passeig de Gràcia. One of the most important modernist buildings in Barcelona.
Casa Milà, popularly known as La Pedrera or "The stone quarry", a reference to its unconventional rough-hewn appearance, is a modernist building in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was the last private residence designed by architect Antoni Gaudí and was built between 1906 and 1912.
Casa Mila is Antoni Gaudí's most emblematic civil building, both for its constructive and functional innovations and for ornamental and decorative solutions. It is a total work of art.
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Point of Interest
“It is one of the buildings that are famous in Barcelona with its funny exterior. A tip is to go up a street and take a left and enter the big hardware store. On the first floor there is a small terrace and from there you can see the back of the building for free. ”
- 421 locals recommend
“What i like most about this must-see in Barcelona is the exhibition they have in the underground of the cathedral with the models Gaudí created to build it During the summer is necessary to book it in advance if you want to go in, if not it would be almost impossible to get a ticket for the day”
- 1064 locals recommend
“It's a public park with gardens and architectural elements located in the upper part of the city of Barcelona, created by Antoni Gaudí.”
- 634 locals recommend
“he Parc de la Ciutadella is very idyllic and probably the greenest oasis in the megacity of Barcelona. It invites you to relax, to rebound and to go for long walks, as well as for a picnic. You can also use a rowing boat on the lake. On the grounds of the Parc de la Ciutadella, there are several attractions: the zoo, the Catalan Parliament. The Museu d'Art Modern is situated in the building of the parliament. The Zoological Museum and the Museu de Geologia are placed in the area of the park. ”
- 746 locals recommend
“Surely "the" museum to visit in Barcelona. For the artist and for the building. Imagine Montcada Street, in the Gothic quarter, five mansions united to form a museum, lovely to visit. About Pablo Ruiz Picasso the museum is essential to understand his formative years. The genius of the young artist is revealed to us through more than 3,500 works that make up this permanent collection.”
- 394 locals recommend