Articles for the Sagrada Familia Category


Sagrada Familia

Pope Benedict consecrates Barcelona's Sagrada Familia

Pope Benedict consecrates Barcelona’s Sagrada Familia

Sagrada Familia (Temple of the Holy Family) – Monument to the traditional family, commissioned in 1882 – Antoni Gaudi (1852-1926) appointed architect in 1883, devoting last 15 years of his life entirely to the work – Gaudi envisaged 18 spires and five naves, rich with decorated organic detailing – Partly destroyed during Spanish Civil War […]

Continue Reading


Page 1 of 11