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Santa Maria del Mar Basilica

  • Church of Santa María del Mar. Barcelona © Turespaña

    Church of Santa María del Mar. Barcelona © Turespaña

  • Interior of the church of Santa María del Mar. Barcelona. © Espai d'Imatge. Turisme  Barcelona

    Interior of the church of Santa María del Mar. Barcelona. © Espai d'Imatge. Turisme Barcelona

  • Rose window. Church of Santa María del Mar. Barcelona © Turespaña

    Rose window. Church of Santa María del Mar. Barcelona © Turespaña

  

Category

Church

Date

Siglo XIV

Style

Gothic
Plaza de Santa María, 1
08003 Barcelona
Barcelona, Catalonia
Barcelona

Telephone+34 933102390

E-mailparroquia@santamariadelmarbarcelona.org

Websitehttp://www.santamariadelmarbarcelona.org

An example of Catalonian Gothic.

It is one of the best examples of 14th century Catalonian Gothic architecture. It is the work of the architect Berenguer de Montagut and was the temple of the shipowners and merchants in Gothic Barcelona. Seen from the outside, its appearance is solid and robust, dominated by straight lines. The inside consists of three naves, an ambulatory and is without a transept. The amazing height of the central nave with its majestic octagonal columns stands out. From the 4th to the 6th century there used to be a Roman necropolis, which was discovered during the excavations in the sixties, in the place where the church stands today.

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Monday to Saturday

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

5:00 PM to 8:30 PM

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10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

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