Beautiful Churches: The Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Familia

The Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Familia

By The Editors Published on December 19, 2015

Better known as Sagrada Familia, this massive Catholic church can be found in Barcelona, Spain.

The land for this church was bought in 1877, but construction didn’t start until 1882. Work on Sagrada Familia has been progressing since then and plans are set for it to be finished in 2026.

Gaudí's model of the completed church

Gaudí’s model of the completed church

Photograph showing the differences between the older and newer parts of the Sagrada Família, Barcelona.

Photograph showing the differences between the older and newer parts of the Sagrada Família, Barcelona.

Sagrada Familia at Night. Photo taken in 2015

Sagrada Familia at Night. Photo taken in 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To learn more about the church and its history, click here.

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