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This fabulous Art Nouveau architectural complex, one of the crowning achievements of the architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, one of Europes oldest hospitals, has become one of the most interesting sights to visit in Barcelona.

corridors Sant Pau

I was recently reminded of its beauty as I took a different cultural walk from La Sagrada Familia to Hospital Sant Pau,

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Gaudi Avenue

strolling through Gaudi’s Avenue, what we call a Rambla

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A tour on your own, with a guide, or a fun visit with us, will surely blow your mind! It’s wicked!
You pose and we’ll snap!
We´ll stop the traffic for you

stop the traffic

The domes, the roofs, façades, sculptures and stained glass windows are amazing!

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The visit begins at the Administration Pavilion, in the exhibition space, where a video, an interactive touch table and other elements introduce you to this monumental and artistic heritage of great significance for its contribution to medicine.

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Take a look at this picture…only beds …TG for the radiators!
Hospital Sant Pau early XX century

The network of underground tunnels with projections of patients being strolled through its corridors like ghosts of the recent past is …brilliantly creepy, really well done!…after all lots of visitors in the past died there and many others were born or recovered!

projection on wall strolling patient

The tunnels connect the different pavilions, and take you out to the gardens, from where you can enjoy the fascinating exteriors of the buildings and take amazing pictures.

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Walking on through this superb setting you come to the Sant Rafael Pavilion, You can also visit the Main Hall of the Administration Pavilion, the Pau Gil Room and the Lluís Domènech i Montaner Room, one of the main spaces of the building. The recommended tour finishes in the Sant Jordi Pavilion, a completely refurbished space that hosts temporary exhibitions.

The itinerary can be modified depending on the availability of spaces.
There are concerts offered on Fridays in the Gardens of Sant Pau and soon some of the venues will host the upcoming 080 Barcelona Fashion week Event. For more information here.

Front row at Sant Pau
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Restoration Sant Pau
The restoration project for the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site began in 2009 the budget was of 100 million Euros….Wau!
The built area is of 29,517 m2, 31,052 m2 of outdoor space, 12 pavilions and one kilometer of underground tunnels. Seen it! Loved it! anytime again
The millions are being cleverly spent!

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Now locals and visitors enjoy it, instead of suffering from being or visiting a patient!

Bravo! Sant Pau is in our Top sightseeing list!

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