What is the unfinished church in Barcelona called?
La Sagrada Família is one of Gaudí’s most famous works in Barcelona. It’s a giant Basilica that has been under construction since 1882 (that’s not a typing error) and it’s not expected to be completed for some time yet. Picture of Sagrada Família – a giant Basilica in Barcelona by Antoni Gaudí.
Is Gaudi Cathedral finished?
After 144 long years of construction, Spain’s Sagrada Familia was finally slated for completion in 2026, the 100th anniversary of Antoni Gaudi’s (the original architect) death.
Is Barcelona Cathedral the same as Sagrada Familia?
First off let’s make sure you’re not confusing the Barcelona Cathedral with its more famous, spiky counterpart the Basilica de la Sagrada Familia – Europe’s most unique and fascinating church. Sure, the cathedral in the Gothic Quarter may not be as sexy a choice but it certainly warrants a visit.