Open House – Arc de Triomf

A short set of photographs taken at and on the Arc de Triomf in Barcelona. This was built in 1888 to support the Exposici√≥ Universal de Barcelona (World Fair), and frames the end of a large pedestrian boulevard. The arch is not normally accessible, but this year it was opened to the public as part of the 48H Open House BCN, allowing small groups of people access to the surprisingly roof space.   It is quite an interesting structure, mostly made from simple red bricks with minimalist and simple ornamentation. […]

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