The Park Güell (Catalan: Parc Güell) is a public park system of gardens and architectonic elements. It is located on Carmelo Hill, in Barcelona (Spain). Carmelo Hill belongs to the mountain range of Sierra de Collserola — the Parque del Carmelo (Catalan: Parc del Carmel) is located on the northern face. Park Güell is located in La Salut, a neighborhood in the Gràcia district of Barcelona. With urbanization in mind, Eusebi Güell gave the design of the park to architect Antoni Gaudí. He designed the park in the Catalonian modernism style. The park was built between 1900 and 1914. It opened as a public park in 1926.
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- "Lista de 100 finalistas de Nuestros 12 Tesoros de España". Sobreturismo.es. 2007-11-27. Retrieved 2014-10-06.
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|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Parc Güell.|
- Park Güell at Google Maps
- UNESCO World Heritage Sites Works of Antoni Gaudí
- Park Güell Barcelona - Gardens Guide Archived 2008-10-13 at the Wayback Machine
- Park Güell Photo Gallery
- Park Güell at Great Buildings
- Interactive Panorama: Park Güell
- Photographic walk through the Gaudí Park Archived 2015-04-07 at the Wayback Machine