Colonia Güell

another Gaudi church

Colònia Güell

‘La Iglesia de la Colònia Güell’ is a church located in Colònia Güell. It is also known as the Gaudi Crypt. The church was designed by Antonio Gaudí in 1890 on the initiative of Eusebi Güell, a businessman. He also moved his textile busines from Sants to the municipality of Santa Coloma de Cervelló. (Colònia Güell)

At the Crypt Gaudí experimented many architectural solutions before designing the Sagrada Familia.