Park Güell

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Unformatted text preview: Sheet1 Page 1 coor title dms412449N20910Eregion:ES-CT_scale:5000 Image:Parcguell.jpgrightframeThe entrance to the park ''Park Güell''' is a garden complex with Architecturearchitectural elements situated on the hill of el Carmel in the Gràcia district Err:509 The park was originally part of a commercially unsuccessful housing site, the idea of Count Eusebi Güell, whom the park was Err:509 It has since been converted into a municipal garden. It can be reached by underground railway (although the stations are at a Image:Park Guell Terrace.JPGleftthumbGaudí's mosaic work on the main terrace Image:Park Guell Dragon Fountain.JPGrightthumbGaudí's multicolored mosaic dragon fountain at the main entrance, prior to Although it sounds unlikely, the place is skillfully designed and composed to bring the peace and calm that one would expect The focal point of the park is the main terrace, surrounded by a long bench in the form of a sea serpent. To design the curvatu Roadways around the park to service the intended houses were designed by Gaudi as structures jutting out from the steep hil The large cross at the Park's high-point offers the most complete view of Barcelona and the bay. It is possible to view the mai Image:ParkGuellEntrance.jpgcenterthumb400pxThe two buildings at the entrance of the park. Err:509 On 7 February 2007 it was reported that the world-famous dragon at the entrance had been vandalized overnight, with a grou The park can be seen in the Barcelona level on Tony Hawk's Underground 2....
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course CS 3304 taught by Professor Chen during the Spring '08 term at University of Houston - Downtown.

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