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Casa Vicens

Carrer de les Carolines, 18-24 | Gracia, 08012 Barcelona, Spain
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1883-85 construction was Gaudí's first major architectural commission; first example of the bright ceramic tile exterior decoration now ubiquitous in Barcelona.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“metro station” (2 reviews)
Carrer de les Carolines, 18-24 | Gracia, 08012 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

I rated very good as what I saw was very good. Unfortunately like the rest of Barcelona it was under construction. Hopefully next time!

Thank Vicky L
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Visited it in 2016 and supposedly was to open early 2017. Its now Oct 2017 and still under renovation. Could go on for years; very disappointing.

Thank gcn8
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The property is still going through renovation. It looked at almost the same stage as pictures from 9 months Ago. Anyways, I still glad to have gone by and seen it. You can still see the exterior structure though the scaffolding to see the original...More

2  Thank Grover R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The building is still under restoration went I visited mid April. There's only a sheet covering the facade being repaired and shows what it should look like. So that was nice. Even the official website has little information about when the restorations will be complete,...More

Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Still little to see as majority of the building is covered with scaffolding. You can see some ceramics from one side of the villa. It says 'coming soon' :)

Thank Bogdan S
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The building is covered in scaffolding so nothing to see. Don't bother visiting until the Spring 2017.

Thank david h
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

First house of Gaudi 1883. Now its under maintenance and its covered. Best to see it in autum 2017..

Thank Phoebe K
Reviewed 28 November 2016

If it is a Gaudi building it has to be good and worth your time to see it. My favorite feature was the very colorful facade with its ceramic decorations.

Thank michael p
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The house is very easy to find - just 350 m from the metro station Fontana. We've dropped by on our way to Park Guel. It was a pity that it is still under repair and not only closed for visits, it was covered by...More

Thank Tanina
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Gaudi was incredable artist and we enjoyed all his works! The Vicens wasn't an exception! Barcelona would be much less impressive without Gaudi!

Thank Ugne M
Gracia literally stands out from the pack. It used to
be an independent town until late into the 19th
century. Though it’s just a short commute away from
the centre, a visit here feels like you’re in a whole
different city. The bohemian vibe has drawn many
international artists to this area, resulting in a
wide selection of galleries, live music and artsy
boutique stores. The nightlife is centered around the
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5 December 2016|
Response from Kokkaria | Reviewed this property |
NO. Not yet. But I hope soon. Still renovation.