Project Description


  • barcelona modern architecture
  • barcelona modern architecture

Languages available: EN ES FR PT

Customizable tour: Yes

Recommended group size per guide: 25

Duration: 4 hours

DESCRIPTION – Barcelona: Domènech i Montaner & Modernism 

This city tour in Barcelona about the modern architecture focuses on the local architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner and his main works and most famous.

In addition to Gaudí, Lluís Domènech i Montaner (1850-1923) is the most important Catalan architect. His buildings displayed a mixture between rationalism and ornamentation and followed the design of Art Nouveau.

Only a humanist like him, who was also a historian, teacher and politician, could represent the culmination of the modernism style in Catalonia. His best known works are Casa Lleó Morera, the Casa Fuster, the Palau de la Música and the wonderful Hospital de Sant Pau complex.

On this architectural tour we will go in depth to the work of Domènech i Montaner in Barcelona and will visit some of these buildings. Our team of qualified architects residing in Barcelona will be happy to prepare this special itinerary and to guide you through modernism. This city tour is about the modern architecture of Barcelona and it’s focused in one of the main architects from this movement (with the permission of Antoni Gaudí).

This tour is perfect for any kind of group who wants to have a good time in the spectacular city of Barcelona and discover the masterpieces from the local architect Domènech i Montaner.

In this city tour guided by an architect you will visit some of the most important buildings in the city like the Palau de la Música Catalana, the complex of Hospital Sant Pau and Casa Lleó Morera, among many other visits. Enjoy this one day city tour with Artchitectours!

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