La Pedrera (Casa Mila) a Modernist Building in Barcelona

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La Pedrera Barcelona

Casa Mila or also known as La Pedrera or is a modernist building in Barcelona, Spain. Several structural innovations include a self-supporting stone façade, and an free-plan floor, underground garage and the spectacular on the roof-terrace. UNESCO declared it as World Heritage Site in 1984. Here are some quick facts and figure about the building below.

Why is the La Pedrera famous for?

La PedreraLa Pedrera is one of the most famous buildings of the Catalan Art Nouveau period and  it is also well known for the architect Antoni Gaudí’s most ambitious works.

Architecture Facts

La Pedrera, Barcelona

Opening Hours: 9am to 8.30pm
ArchitectAntoni Gaudí, Josep Maria Jujol
Built in1905-1912
Architectural styleModernisme
Land Area4,000 m2
AddressProvença, 261-265, 08008 Barcelona, Spain

How to Get There?

Casa Mila, La PedreraIf you want go by Metro you may use Blue Line, L5 and Green Line, L3. You may also reach there by Hop on hop off sightseeing tourist bus and the nearest stop is La Pedrera.

Best Time to visit La Pedrera?

La Pedrera buildingThis place is open all the year, you may visit it any time all around the year. Although if you don’t want face a huge crowd than come in the morning from 9 to 10 Am, or in afternoon after 4Pm. That’s the time when this building is least crowded.

What To See at Casa Mila La Pedrera ?

La Pedrera historical imageGreat View, From the roof you have great views of the city
You may also check out the book store in the building.
The chimneys on the roof is one of the best attraction of the building.

Entry Fees of the La Pedrera

La Pedrera, BarcelonaThere is an entry fees for entering inside the building. The fees vary with starting from $25 to $47. There are also special discount rates for students, disables, and old age. You may buy the ticket online, for more detail visit the official site of La Pedrera.

Where to Stay At La Pedrera

Pedrera, Barcelona, SpainHere are some top rated hotels near with Casa Mila, you may stay there for an easy access to the building.

  • H10 Metropolitan
  • BH10 Casa Mimosa
  • Monument Hotel
  • Gallery Hotel
  • Hotel Omm
  • Hotel Royal Passeig de Gracia
  • Condes De Barcelona
  • Sixtytwo Hotel

 La Pedrera Images Gallery

View From Outside

La Pedrera Building view from under
La Pedrera Building view from under, the entrance or visitor center.
top of Casa Mila
An Awesome view from the top of Casa Mila, image by Moco-choco
Tourists enjoying on the top of Casa Mila
Tourists enjoying on the top of Casa Mila, The weather is also awesome.
Early sunrise at La Pedrera
Early sunrise at La Pedrera

The Interior of La Pardere

A Bathroom inside a flat of La Padrera
A Bathroom inside a flat of La Padrera
Inside one of the flats of La Pedrera. Bob Masters Departamen
interior courtyard murals
interior courtyard murals
The stairs going above inside La Pedrera
The stairs going above inside La Pedrera

La Pedrera

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