Culture. Monuments

Archdeacon's house
Archdeacon's house
  • · Address:
    Santa Llúcia, 1
    08002 Barcelona
    Tel. Tf. 93 318 11 95
· Schedules:

From Monday to Friday: 9h-20h

· Transports:

Metro: Línea 4 - Jaume I /// Línea 3- Catalunya
Autobús: 17, 19, 40, 45, 120

· More information:

La casa de l'Ardiaca is a peculiar space located in the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona. Its means the Archdeacon's house. The hierarchy of Arcedianos lived in from the twelfth century when the Cathedral of Barcelona began to take shape present Gothic. Many alterations have occurred in the building since then. The most significant is that by Lluís Desplà i d'Oms in the sixteenth century. This reform made the Mansion House in a Gothic structure (organizational freedom because it has always been conditioned on the ground). With Renaissance decorative cover, columned courtyard, verandah, staircase and central fountain.
In 1922 it became the headquarters of the Historical Archives of the City of Barcelona

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