The Secrets of Catalan Mosaics (3 Hours )

Barcelona, Spain

Tour Features


  • Culture, History & Arts
  • Family Vacations



Recommended Ages

5 and Above

Activity Level



Mosaics is what best describes the art of Barcelona, and world famous Catalan architects like Antoni Gaudí or Lluís Domènech i Montaner used mosaics in their designs.

This hands-on activity first starts with a visit to one of the best examples of Catalan mosaics: the UNESCO World Heritage site Hospital Sant Pau. Follow our private certified guide as he/she takes you through this beautiful area and points out the different mosaics. After about 1 hour there, and a 10 minute walk, you will reach our private mosaic workshop.

The 2 hour workshop is fully hands-on, and everyone in your family will be creating a Catalan mosaic masterpiece. Pair up and work on creating your own fancy Catalan style tray. You will decorate it with small broken tiles or harmless broken glass. Who knows, you might become the new Antoni Gaudí or Lluís Domènech i Montaner?

Of course, your creations are yours to keep and are a perfect way to remember your fabulous trip to Barcelona (trays will be brought at your hotel the next day as they will need to dry).

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