Casa Vicens is the first house of Gaudí, and is also the first important work of the architect, it showcases to visitors one of the key pieces of Antoni Gaudí's artistic career: the work that marked his point of departure, an architectural gem which was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2005. The Casa Vicens museum project consists in restoring and raising awareness of the first home Gaudí designed.

Head up to the second floor and discover the home of the permanent collection, where visitors can discover the more than 130 years of history at Casa Vicens, plus its social, cultural and artistic context. You'll be introduced to his intellectual influences plus inspirations during and after his studies, as well as his projects prior to building the house.

Please note: Pre-booking is recommended.

Highlights:

  •  A reproduction of the Reus manuscript, in which Gaudí, despite his reluctance to write his opinions on architecture into words, wrote down everything from accounts to his reflections on architecture.

  • Permenant collection - Casa Vicens, the first masterpiece of Antoni Gaudí: Manifesto of his work.

  • Temporary exhibitions
  • A series of cultural and educational activities

Did you know:

- Antoni Gaudí i Cornet (1852- 1926) is one of the most noteworthy figures in universal architecture.

- His wide variety of works, from single-family homes to housing blocks, palaces, religious buildings.

- Casa Vicens is the first important commission Antoni Gaudí received and sowed the seeds of all his architectural work thereafter.

How to get there:

Closest Meto: Fontana

Closest Bus: 22, 27, 32, 87, 114, N4, V17

Monday 10.00 - 20.00
Tuesday 10.00 - 20.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 20.00
Thursday 10.00 - 20.00
Friday 10.00 - 20.00
Saturday 10.00 - 20.00
Sunday 10.00 - 20.00
Tuesday 10.00 - 19.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 19.00
Thursday 10.00 - 19.00
Friday 10.00 - 19.00
Saturday 10.00 - 19.00
Sunday 10.00 - 19.00
Last Admission: 15 October - December

Closed: Close: 25th December, 1st & 6th. January

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Address:

c/ Carolines, 24 08012 Barcelona

Telephone:

93- 348.42.58

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