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Sagrada Familia, Exterior Details

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Sagrada Familia is not completed. We’ll see it in full beauty only in 2026 as it is said on billboard inside the church. However even now it takes time to see all the exterior details. Numerous sculptures and decorative elements adorn the church. Pretty much the same impression I had by seeing Strasbourg Cathedral.

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26 responses

  1. It’s incredible. I went up inside the towers and the view is amazing.

    April 21, 2017 at 11:38 am

  2. Great photos! I also visited Barcelona but my photos are nowehere near as good as yours! Bravo !

    November 29, 2016 at 11:17 am

    • Thank you very much. You have good chance to come back and try it again. I’m pretty sure you’ll do it better.

      November 29, 2016 at 12:38 pm

  3. One of the most beautiful posts I’ve seen about Sagrada Familia!

    November 25, 2016 at 12:00 pm

  4. 🙂 Stunning pictures of very beautiful cathedral! I saw this building about 12 years ago…seeing your pictures I want to return there and see it again. 🙂

    November 20, 2016 at 4:31 pm

    • Thank you, Alexa. It worth to see it again.

      November 20, 2016 at 10:27 pm

      • I think so…:-)

        November 21, 2016 at 2:18 pm

  5. Gertraud Tietze

    That building – and the idea of course – are amazing!
    Moretimes I saw pictures in magazines and in TV.
    But your details are seen with *your* eyes, very special.
    Thank you for sharing, dear Alexander! 🙂

    November 13, 2016 at 4:14 pm

  6. So much fabulous detail!

    November 6, 2016 at 5:48 pm

  7. Good word! What a highly, highly impressive building. So much I’ve heard from the blogosphere, and you made it even more impressive. The details is insane, so remarkable!

    November 6, 2016 at 2:06 am

  8. The detail is surreal! How ornate and absolutely gorgeous! Who is this family, Alexander? They must be extraordinary! ❤

    November 2, 2016 at 3:40 pm

    • Thank you, Amy. It is Holly Family – Maria, Joseph and Jesus. There are numerous sculptures of them everywhere around the church. Actually, Sagrada Familia in Spanish is the Holly Family.

      November 2, 2016 at 6:07 pm

      • Ah, now I understand, Alexander. Who is funding such an ornate and huge cathedral? I cannot even begin to imagine the cost of this building being built.

        November 3, 2016 at 2:52 pm

      • This church is still under construction and money for that piece of Art coming from people like us. The only funds they have for that purpose are from donations and tickets money from visitors. Government or Businesses do not support that.

        November 3, 2016 at 3:02 pm

      • Wow!!! I’m impressed!!!

        November 3, 2016 at 6:54 pm

  9. It is gorgeous cathedral.

    November 2, 2016 at 5:37 am

  10. OH, I Hope to make it here one day. The talent of this artist…amazing.

    November 1, 2016 at 4:30 pm

  11. It’s extraordinary.

    October 31, 2016 at 4:52 am

    • Thank you. Yes it is absolutely different of all what I’ve seen before.

      November 1, 2016 at 10:02 am

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    October 30, 2016 at 10:43 am

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