Barcelona. Parc del Laberint d’Horta.

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This park is one of the oldest parks in Barcelona and a little bit off the beaten track. It compromises an 18th century neoclassical garden and an 19th century romantic garden and it’s most famous for its labyrinth.

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^^ Eros sculpture in the middle of the labyrinth.^^

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^^ The box-tree garden ^^

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^^The neoclassical pavilion.^^

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^^ The romantic canal ^^

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^^The temple of Danae^^

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^^ The former palace of the Desvall family hosts a city-owned institute of gardening education and a specialized library. ^^

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The park is a 5-minute walk from the metro station “Mundet” (on the L3) and admission is 2,5 €.

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