Casa Batllo is a building restored by Antoni Gaudi which was built in 1877 and remodeled between 1905 and 1907. It is located on Passeig de Gracia in the Eixample district of Barcelona.
The building is known as the "Casa dels ossos" ("House of Bones") and really has a visceral and organic air. It was originally built for a middle-class family in a prosperous Barcelona quarry.
Casa Batllo of Barcelona - Fatada
Casa Batllo looks truly remarkable like any other building designed by Gaudi and fits perfectly with the Modernist or Art Nouveau style. The building shows that the one who designed it tried to avoid straight lines completely and most of the facade is decorated with a mosaic made of various colored ceramic pieces. For a visit to Casa Batllo, there are audio guides in eight languages who can provide much more information about this remarkable building and about the master who completed it, Antoni Gaudi.
Casa Batllo of Barcelona - Interior
Casa Batllo is open every day of the year from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, the last entry being at 8:20.
Very rarely, Casa Batllo has a short visiting schedule, until 2:00 PM, due to some events it hosts.
Adults: 18.15 €;
Students and pensioners: 14.55 €;
Groups of over 20 people: € 15.45;
Children under 7 benefit from free admission.
Buses: 7, 16, 17, 22, 24 and 28.
Metro: L2, L3 and L4 (Passeig de Gracia).
Casa Batllo, Passeig de Gracia, 43 08007, Barcelona
Tourist objectives Barcelona