About La Colonia Guell
Discover Gaudí’s most hidden treasure, the Gaudí Crypt which is located inside the Colonia Güell, a textile village packed with surprises just 20 minutes outside Barcelona. The Crypt is the church of twisted columns, the laboratory for the Sagrada Família which was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2005. The Colonia Güell is one of the largest industrial complexes in Catalonia. Here people worked and learned skills in a new integrated urban design that was innovative for its time. The Colonia offers visitors a wide variety of tourist services including guided tours, audioguides, dramatised tours, etc. and other general services, including rest areas, car and bus parking, etc.