"THE PARK OF LA CIUTADELLA..." Parc de la Ciutadella Tip by eladr

Parc de la Ciutadella, Barcelona: 18 reviews and 30 photos



This extensive green area was created in 1714 as a
military citadel and was offered to the city in 1869
and converted into a public park.

This area became the centre of the Universal
Exhibition of 1888. At present it accommodates the
Parliament of Catalonia, the Zoo, several museums,
green areas, a pond with boats and a beautiful
fountain with a cascade of statues and figures in
which GaudÝ worked.

In the North entrance, the giant Victory Arch build
for the Exhibition is situated.

Address: Passeig de Picasso, 21, 08003 Barcelona, Spain

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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