Urban Landscape

Building work subsidies

For works in the inside and the requirement of the buildings. They promote the security, the improvement of the accesibility, the facilities, the sustainability and the commercial premises.


Books and thematic walks that they invite to discovering looks less known of the patrimony and the history of the city.

Good practices

Near 40.000 interventions they put the management of protection and improvement of the urban landscape that favor the quality of life.


The Byelaw of the Uses of the Urban Landscape watches over the sustainable use of the landscape, regulates the outer advertising and the commercial labelling, among others.


A new mobile application for enjoying the city

Take a stroll through Barcelona with a truly original visual guide. The BCN Paisatge mobile application invites you to discover unique sites and curious features.

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The City Council protects 228 emblematic establishments

The City Council protects 228 emblematic establishments

Barcelona City Council has identified a total of 228 emblematic establishments. The ban on building work imposed on the latter a year ago has now been lifted. A new heritage catalogue defines a three tier classification scheme to protect each building.

Heritage catalogue

Gaudí's Güell Pavilions open to the public

This was the first commission that Antoni Gaudí received from the textile industrialist Eusebi Güell, who was to become his great patron.

Pavellons Güell

Other news

Distinguished web pages

  • Visitsantpau

  • Consortium of the House|Housing of Barcelona

  • Verdaguer route

  • International Asociation of Ciudades y Entidades de la Ilustración

  • Art Nouveau Barcelona route

  • Art Nouveau European route

  • 100% Selection. BCN Designer Route.

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