City tour in Barcelona through long-gone times
Who visits the house of silk "La Casa de la Seda" in Barcelona gets carried back to the 18th century. Join a guided tour through the fascinating guild house!
- Guided visit La Casa de la Seda Barcelona - per adult10.-€
- Guided visit La Casa de la Seda Barcelona - per child (>12 yrs) / students / seniors8.-€
Booking option: Guided tour through La Casa de la Seda in Barcelona
The city tour in Barcelona through the house of silk La Casa de la Seda gives you an insight into the only publicly accessible building of a guild in Barcelona. The guided tour through the most important rooms of the magnificient building will spark you: Hear from the professional guides about the thrilling history of the silk guild and the La Casa de la Seda. You'll see the stunning interior architecture of various exhibit and artefacts from the time of the guilds in Barcelona. Join this fascinating journey through the history of silk in Spain!
- Duration: approx. 50 minutes
- Hours: 11:00 AM - 12:00 noon, 12:00 noon - 1:00 PM
- Days: Guided tour once a month on Saturday - next dates: 14 December, 11 January, 8 February, 14 March
- Languages: English, Spanish, Catalan
- Pick-up not included
- Starting points: Barcelona
- Professional guide, entry fees
Recommended all-year: a guided visit of La Casa de la Seda in Barcelona
In the house of silk La Casa de la Seda, the only guild house ot the Spanish metropole open to the public, the time seems to stand still. On the guided visit of La Casa de la Seda in Barcelona, you can still imagine the importance of the guilds for the city in the 18th century when you see the splendid halls. The guided tour first leads you to the meeting room and the large library, where you can find an important collection of historical books and documents. The highlight of the guided visit is the majestic office of the president.
Due to the very good guides, you'll hear fascinating background insights about a long gone time in a very descriptive manner. Get to know, how the sailors of Barcelona decided about all important issues of the Catalan textile sector and with this essentially influenced the history of the city. Furthermore you get an impression of the social importance of guilds, at a time, where chamber concerts, receptions and balls in the halls of La Casa de la Seda were in the order of the day. The guided visit of the house of silk is suitable for the whole family. Children and teens enjoy a reduced entry price and small kids under 11 years can even join for free.
Valid on the reserved day or for 12 months after date of purchase if no date has been selected. You will receive the tour operator's details with the purchased ticket. Attention: reservation is required! The reservation can be made through sunbonoo as part of the booking process or later by contacting the tour operator directly via phone or email.
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