FAQ. When will the Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona be finished?

FAQ. When will the Sagrada Familia be finished?


When will the Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona be finished?

Answer. The Sagrada Familia church is planned to be finished in the year 2026.

Of course no-one knows for sure which year the Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona will be completed but the goal is this magnificant chruch will be completed in 2026

The completion year of 2016 marks the 100 year centenary of the death of architect Antoni Gaudi in 1926.

When the Sagrada Familia church is finished it will be 144 years after the first stone was laid. The amazing interior was completed and opened to the public in 2012.  

In 2013 the church was 65% completed so over half finished.

Watch a video animation of how much of La Sagrada Familia has been built and how much still needs building.



La Sagrada Familia church is a church in Barcelona that is still unfinished even though the construction work started in 1882. It is Barcelona's most famous tourist attraction and is seem by over 3 million visitors a year.

It was designed by famous Antoni Gaudiover 100 years ago. When the foundation stone was laid in 1882 the area around the church was mostly empty land.

When Gaudi died in 1926 only a small part had been built. Gaudi knew it would take a long time to build such a lavish temple and he once said, "My boss is not in a hurry."

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