Schedules and prices tickets to visit the Gothic cathedral of Barcelona

Gothic Cathedral of Barcelona

In you walk through the Gothic Quarter, one of the essential visits in a tourism trip to Barcelona, you have no doubt in theGothic cathedral One of the stages to cover.

Indeed, the gothic cathedral of Barcelona It is one of these monuments that will not leave you indifferent.

It is a great exponent of Catalan gothic style, with a spectacular and brand new decoration of its main facade, where gargoyles and other sculptural figures abound.

Gothic Cathedral of Barcelona

But I would understand that you can ask yourself if you really like it more or less than the nearby and much more sober Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar.

There are those who find the latter more attractive, as is my case.

In any case, the visit of the gothic cathedral of Barcelona cannot be missing in a tourist route through Barcelona, because in this building that began to be built in 1298 on an old Romanesque cathedral you will find attractive corners.

Located in the Seu square, Next to the Via Layetana, that is the place where you will enjoy the greatest splendor of its exterior decoration, contrasting with the enormous sobriety of the other facades.

Inside the cathedral you have places of great interest, such as The chorus, with a wooden stalls of the fourteenth century.

Or also the crypt, where in a spectacular alabrastro grave carved with reliefs lies the body of Santa Eulalia, one of the patrons of the city of Barcelona.

Barcelona cathedral hours

Looking forward to your visit I will tell you that schedules of the gothic cathedral of Barcelona for a visit to worship and prayer, from Monday to Friday, from 8 to 12.45 hours and from 17.45 to 19.30 hours.

How to visit Barcelona Cathedral for free

On Saturdays this free visit has the same schedule and in the afternoon, it is from 17.15 to 20 hours.

On the other hand, on Sundays you can visit the cathedral for free in the morning, from 8 to 13.45 hours, and in the afternoon, from 17.15 to 20 hours.

In these periods offree visit of the cathedral of Barcelona You can only tour part of the temple and the cloister.

Barcelona cathedral ticket prices

If you wish visit the choir, you must pay 3 euros, and if you want climb the terraces, another 3 euros.

But also between these morning and afternoon shifts there is another period of paid tourist visit which from Monday to Friday is from 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

On Saturdays it ends at 5 pm and on Sundays the schedule is from 2 pm to 5 pm.

He price of admission for the so-called tourist visit It is 7 euros and in this case you can make a complete visit of the temple, the cloister, the Choir, the Museum of the Chapter House, the Chapel of the Holy Christ of Lepanto and you can also climb the terraces.

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