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Cathedral of Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain
4.9 / 89
The main Catholic temple of the city, located in the Gothic Quarter. The cathedral was built on the site of a Roman basilica of the VI century, where the relics of the holy martyr Eulalia, the patroness of Barcelona, were stored. After the Moors destroyed the basilica, in the XI century the cathedral was rebuilt in the early Romanesque style, a Gothic building appeared in the XIII century. In subsequent centuries, the temple was completed, the main facade appeared in the XIX century.
Address:Pla de la Seu, s/n, Barcelona
Phone:+34 933 15 15 54



Barcelona Cathedral, where the Archbishop resides. It is said that only archbishops reside in Sagria Family. It is a cathedral that is sufficiently beautiful and worthy. Don't miss out and visit. We were lucky enough to stay in a hotel with a vi.. Read more »
We visited.here before flying home. It did not disappoint. We also went up the tower to the top of the cathedral. It was so peaceful inside and the alters were absolutely beautiful.
Omg this place!!!! The most beautiful Gothic style church I have ever seen. This was a main focus for me and it did not disappoint. From the gorgeous outside, the detailing, stained glass windows, and woodwork. Simply wonderful
I purchased my ticket from the visitors center located beside the cathedral and the interior was breathtaking which left me mesmerized. And oh! The view of the city from the rooftop was so beautiful. A beautiful masterpiece of architecture, design an.. Read more »
Spain 🇪🇸 Barcelona - attractions As a tourist who only had the chance to see the exterior of the Cathedral of Barcelona from the square, I was truly mesmerized by its stunning architecture. The cathedral's intricate details, soaring spires, and.. Read more »
Great cathedral. It is this style where you can see God’s power. Monumental, darkness and lots of paintings and statues. Ticket may include tower with landscape view (best option to buy) or just standard visit.
Worth visiting. Tickets are €11 per person. We were not able to come up the rooftop cause of the weather and the elevator broke. There are also toilets inside but with a €1 fee. There's also a souvenir shop inside that sells shot gla.. Read more »
Incredible display of Spanish architecture, art, opulence and history. Very beautiful and grand. Displays artifacts and paintings overall centuries. Amazing cathedral. Can easily spend 2 hours here. The audio guide is super detailed and not worth it.. Read more »
So easy to get the 12 Euro entrance on the phone, entry with the QR code. Beautiful, peaceful and interesting interior. The geese were a surprise in the cloisters. Entry includes a trip to the roof, mostly via lift, where you can see most of the re.. Read more »
This place is so beautiful and impressive and I absolutely adore the attention to details all around. The square is so vivid and when we got there on Friday there was a cute vintage market going on which I absolutely loved the vibe of!! You can walk .. Read more »
Visited Barcelona Cathedral 7th June and what a beautiful place! Didn’t go inside but the walk around the Cathedral outside and the square it’s situated in is breathtaking! Honestly was the highlight of my day in Barcelona and felt compl.. Read more »
Excellent place to visit. Tickets purchased inside at €9 each. Everyone must observe the covering of shoulders. We were prepared, but scarves available to cover yourself at €2 to hire. Collect the guide leaflet at the start. It will lead yo.. Read more »
I love the detail and craftsmanship of this place. I mean, the architecture of this cathedral is amazing, especially when it was built hundreds of years ago with no modern tool. The cost is reasonable and we can go on the rooftop and see the town.
This is a must see if one visit Barcelona, Spain. I took a one day city tour bus (green line) to reached there, paid euro 30 for 1 adult. I sat on the open top tour bus, when the bus about to reached the cathedral from afar and stopped next to it, th.. Read more »
Amazing and well ornamented cathedral in Barcelona's center. I would definitely recommend visiting it because of the authentic atmosphere and overall feel of the place and surrounding streets. Cathedral of Barcelona is huge and you will need at .. Read more »
Be careful when you visit that you check the Spanish page to check the opening hours. If the opening hours change, they only change the Spanish page and not the English one. We had planned the Cathedral as our last stopping place for the day, as it w.. Read more »
Very beautiful monument, where you can go to the top of the cathedral and admire the old Barcelona. You go to the top by the means of an elevator, where you can be six maximum inside. The cathedral is very easy to access from the airport with the bu.. Read more »
Get a guide to tour you around the city. There are all sorts of ways to get a guide. Be creative. Oh, the places you'll go. But, be sure to get that omelet with potatoes and onions and the toast with garlic rubbed in and tomato jam spread across.. Read more »
This cathedral is one of the most iconic and famous places/monuments. It exactly deserves to visit and spend a couple of hours. By the elevator, you can go to the roof and see the fascinating view of Barcelona. Although some parts of the top are unde.. Read more »
Awesome cathedral with tons to look at. It has a bunch of walk up exhibits to look at various paintings and sculptures. The inside of the building is magnificent with the stained glass and high ceiling interior. The front is closed off from getting u.. Read more »
Don't go on Sunday. We had to buy the ticket on the spot because for Sunday you cannot buy it online. You have to buy ticket that includes Diocesan museum which was not worth a visit, almost nothing in it is described in English. The cathedral i.. Read more »
I've seen so many Cathedrals, but this one is unique. There is an amazing rooftop and a really cool garden at the exit. I enjoyed those bonus features and the made this visit more enjoyable. Definitely a must see!
Another amazing place to see. You can buy tickets online and use a QR code. Or you can go to the information building next door and purchase tickets to go in. Along with the general admission ticket you can go to the roof and over look the city on th.. Read more »
From the Cathedral itself, to the square it is located in, is definitely worth a visit... the square offers social interaction with musicians performing, dogs playing and people socializing. The cathedral is breathtaking from every angle and make for.. Read more »
Beautiful old gothic church in Barcelona. The indoor architecture design was amazing. I highly recommend this landmark of a religious interest. Lovely panoramic view of the city from the top of church but limited number of people allowed inside eleva.. Read more »
Average Cathedral visitation. Beautiful Cathedral; however, there are many others that are spectacular. Going up to the roof was its saving grace, beautiful views of Barcelona. Purchase your tickets to the left of the entrance (not in the church) if .. Read more »
The inside of the Catedral de Barcelona is beautiful. Fascinating to see all the people who have shrines. They have beautiful Organ that most people probably overlook. The visit to the Catedral can be a super quick one for some and a fast one for ot.. Read more »
Pictures don't do this place justice. Neither would the 5 star review. This place is magnificent, beautiful, breathtaking, humbling.... Do spend some time inside and the courtyard and wait for the bells to ring at the hour. Gift shop is small .. Read more »
Very beautiful church. 9 euros to enter which allows you up to the rooftop as well where there are lovely views of the city. I forgot I was wearing a hat and they made me take it off. My shorts were mid thigh and they didn't say anything. They d.. Read more »
(2018) It has the magnificent architecture from the 14th century. It's Gothic Cathedral, having Gargoyles in its roof. A long que was there in Sun, but the interior of it worth visiting. It spreads holy vibes, one can feel the Journey of God on .. Read more »
Absolutely gorgeous! We spent two hours there of our busy schedules visiting Barcelona. Highly recommend! A Roman Catholic Church started building in 1298 then last centuries to complete and improve to its perfection of 90x40x53 meters in beautiful .. Read more »
I took a tour around Barcelona and this was one of the stop. An old gothic cathedral constructed in the 14 century. It represents the importance of Barcelona as being an old Spanish city.
Went on a wonderful tour of Barcelona/Catalonia (the Gothic area). The tour was specially brought alive by our talented tour guide Andrew Pitt(@galleryofideas.goi). His light hearted/entertaining and informative style was captivating and left a lasti.. Read more »
The intricate gothic architecture can only be seen in Barcelona, and it’s amazing enough. But the detailed pieces of biblical art and the rich history of this cathedral when considered in a wider cultural and religious context, is quite astonis.. Read more »
Impressive cathedral, intriguingly old, but it is available for visit only 18.00-20.00 and we could never make it.
Must visit! Go there on Sunday morning and see locals dancing, cuuute?
The Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia (Catalan: Catedral de la Santa Creu i Santa Eulàlia), also known as Barcelona Cathedral, is the Gothic cathedral and seat of the Archbishop of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The cathedral was con.. Read more »
Great vibes! Best during moony night full of stars! Nice place to sit . Stare at the sky and the magnificent cathedral.
Beautiful cathedral, worth a visit if you’re in town and if you’re into architecture/are religious. I am neither but went there because I was with my family. FYI there is wheelchair access, just not through the main entrance. Ask someone .. Read more »
Absolutely beautiful cathedral. I loved the whole Gothic quarter. So many places to eat and drink. We enjoyed this whole area when we were on vacation in Barcelona from the USA. Amazing people and architecture. This cathedral was very packed with tou.. Read more »