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Feel like Gaudí: Tour & Workshop

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Feel like Gaudí: Tour & Workshop
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Join this special Gaudí experience! Learn about modernism and the most famous Catalan architect, Antoni Gaudí, during a two hours walking tour. Have your personal hands-on experience in the workshop of MOSAICCOS where you will create your own souvenir in Gaudí´s mosaic style.

Two hours Gaudí and Modernism Walking Tour

What is Modernism and why did it develop? Do you know similar movements in other countries? Why does the roof of Casa Batlló look like the back of a dragon? Our guide, Christian, will answer these questions and more during the walk along the famous Gaudí houses and the old town. Discover additional buildings from that era in the medieval neighbourhood of El Born. Get an introduction to Barcelona’s history and legends while strolling through its labyrinth of little streets.

One hour hands-on workshop in the Gaudí technique

The walk will lead us to Angelika´s workshop where you will learn the revolutionary technique named “TRENCADÍS”. As you will have discovered during the walk, this technique – using materials such as shards of glass, ceramics or mirrors – can be found on all of Gaudí´s work. After a short introduction Angelika will show you the basics of the technique, the handling of the tools and how to create your first masterpiece of a trencadís mosaic such as a refrigerator magnet or the top of a box.

This Gaudí experience will leave you with an unforgettable memory and a unique reminder of your trip to Barcelona. Feel like Gaudí during this walking tour and the hands-on workshop.

About Angelika

„Originally from Germany, I have been living in Spain for 27 years. When I came to Barcelona, I was impressed by the works of Miró, Dalí, Picasso, and especially the genius of Antonio Gaudí. This made me specialising in the mosaic art an the Trencadís technique offering also classes in my workshop MOSAICCOS in the Born neighbourhood. In 2016 the Catalan President rewarded me with a master craftsman certificate for my skills and being an ambassador and promotor of cultural traditions.”

Included in the price

  • 2 hours walking tour
  • 1 hour hands-on workshop in trencadís technique
  • All material required in the workshop
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Good to know

Is the workshop suitable for children?

Children as from 3 years can participate. We offer a special pre-cut mosaic acrylic material during the workshop.

Cameron T.: "LOVED this activity"

Probably one of the coolest things you can do in Barcelona. See the sights and do the normal stuff but don’t leave this off of your itinerary. Great time for kids and adults. We made mosaics that looks great and we have zero artistic ability. Super, super fun. Something everyone should do!!

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Trip Facts

  • up to 6 (for larger groups please contact us)
  • 3 hours
  • Farmàcia La Pedrera, Passeig de Gràcia, 90, 08008 Barcelona