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Barcelona — The Church of Santa Maria del Mar


Barcelona - The Church of Santa Maria del MarThe church of Santa Maria del Mar is one of the finest Gothic buildings in Spain. Construction of the church began in 1329g. nA place where, according to legend, was buried in Holy Eulalia, the patroness of the city. The temple was built on donations for polveka noble merchant families and other wealthy citizens and corporations Barcelona. The architects of the church were Jaume Fabre and Berenguer de Monteguta. In 1936 the interior of the church is almost completely destroyed bylo Catalan anarchists during the Civil War.

Church of St. Mary del Mar (Sea) was devoted to the church and the Port heavenly intercessor Barcelona's sailors. The main facade of the church of output current over a small square named after her.

Stained glass windows of the western-Rose XVv koronatsiyu depicts the Virgin Mary. The windows of the central and lateral naves are decorated with stained glass XV-XVIIIvv.

In the church because of its wonderful acoustics design in Linkages with what is often hold concerts.

Other attractions of Barcelona:

Catedral de Barcelona
Sagrada Familia
Castillo de Monjuic
Las Ramblas
Museu Nacional d’art de Catalunya
Iglesia Santa Maria del Mar
Palacio Guell
Palacio de la Generalidad de Cataluna
Columbus Monument
Parque Guell
Font Magica
Iglesia del Sagrado Corazon
Basilica de la Merced
Palau de la Musica Catalana
The Royal Palace of Pedralbes
The Picasso Museum
Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, MACBA
Parc de la Ciutadella
Museu Futbol Club Barcelona President Nunes