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Park Guell
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Architect Antoni Gaudi
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Location Montana Pelada, Barcelona, Spain   map
Date 1900 to 1914   timeline
Building Type park, sculpture garden, landscape
 Construction System earth, plantings, and masonry
Climate mediterranean
Context urban
Style Expressionist
Notes Commercially unsuccessful planned housing site, given to the city as a permanent park in 1923. Architect sometimes referred to as "Antonio Gaudi".
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Photo, exterior, stalagtite vaulting and collonade

Photo, exterior, serpentine seating

Entrance, from south
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Johnson Architectural Images. Copyrighted slides in the Artifice Collection.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at Amazon.com

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