Casa Loma is a beautiful landmark and makes for an incredible venue for events. The former home of Canadian financier Sir Henry Pellatt, Canada\’s famous castle is complete with decorated suites, secret passages, an 800-foot tunnel, towers, stables, and beautiful 5-acre estate gardens. It was built by Canadian financier Sir Henry Pellatt to fulfill his childhood wish for a castle. His dream took three years and $3.5 million to complete. If you visit Toronto, it’s a worthwhile place to visit!
Adults (18-59): $24.00
Seniors (60+)/Youth (14 – 17): $18.00
Children (4-13): $14.00
Daily from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm.
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This is one of three houses in this fashionable block designed by a prominent Modernista architect, the other two being Casa Morera by Domènech i Montaner and Casa Amatller by Puig i Cadafalch. From the outside the façade of Casa Batlló looks like it has been made from skulls and bones. The “Skulls” are n fact balconies and the “bones” are supporting pillars. Sprinkled with bits of blue, mauve and green tiles and studded with wave-shaped window frames and balconies, The roof is covered with bluish-pink tiles on the street side.
child under 7yr: free
student, child 7-18yr & senior: €14.55
Hours: Tuesday hours 9:00am – 9:00pm
Architectural style: Expressionist architecture
Address: Passeig de Gracia, 43, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
Architects: Antoni Gaudí, Josep Maria Jujol
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