House of Spikes

Local nameCasa de les Punxes
LocationBarcelona, Spain

This residential block that looks like a beautiful Gothic castle was designed by the modernist architect Josep Puig i Cadafalch.

It is definitely a sight to behold. It has an almost fairytale-like charm that you don't see every day and it will be interesting not only for the admirers of architecture. Note the facade with neo-Gothic style sculptural reliefs and stained-glass windows.

It's now open to visitors - visit the house and learn more about the importance and influence of its architect. You will also have the chance to visit the house's towers.

Tags Residential BuildingCatalan ModernismResidential BlockGothic ArchitectureModern ArchitectureArtwork
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Opening hours

Last admission at 6 pm.
Closed: Dec 25

Admission

General (18+): €13,50
Junior (8-18): €10
Students, Senior (65+): €11,50
Child (under 7): free

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casa_de_les_Punxes

Official website http://www.casadelespunxes.com/en

Twitter https://twitter.com/casadelespunxes

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/casadelespunxes/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/casadelespunxesoficial/

Email info@lespunxes.com

Phone +34 930 185 242

Address 416-420 Avinguda Diagonal, Barcelona 08037, Spain

Coordinates 41°23'52.893" N 2°9'50.451" E

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