Barcelona

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#1  Location  50 seconds

Where is Barcelona?

#2  Buttons  20 seconds

Barcelona is the capital of Spain. True or False?

False

True

Madrid is the capital of Spain, Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia.

#3  Type answer  30 seconds

Barcelona has a museum dedicated to what famous artist? This museum houses an extensive collection of his work.

Pablo Picasso

Picasso

Piccaso

Piccasso

Pablo Piccaso

Pablo Piccasse

Picasso himself suggested his museum be in Barcelona, which is where he spent his formative years and considers home.

#4  Location  50 seconds

The architect Antoni Gaudí began construction in 1882 of the La Sagrada Familia, where is this building located?

This was first built as a simple Roman Catholic church, then it was designated as a cathedral, then finally, a basilica.

#5  Buttons  20 seconds

When Gaudí died in 1926, only a quarter of the basilica was completed. When did construction of La Sagrada Familia end?

It is still under construction.

2002

2008

2018

Now believed to have entered its final stage of construction, 2026 is the estimated completion date for this basilica.

#6  Location  50 seconds

Where is one of the most popular attractions in Barcelona, the Park Güell?

In addition to La Sagrada Familia, this park was designed by one of Spain’s most famous architects, Antoni Gaudí.

#7  Buttons  20 seconds

From the start of the Park Güell, Gaudí’s plan was to create a park away from the smog and chaos of the city down below.

False

True

Actually, it wasn’t originally planned to be a park at all. Rather, Gaudí’s plan was to create a modern housing estate.

#8  Buttons  20 seconds

What was the Park Güell's design inspired by?

Nature

Picasso's art

Roman classical styles

International style modernism

Everything from the patterns Gaudí used to the way he constructed his designs is inspired by nature, no straight lines.

#9  Buttons  20 seconds

Camp Nou, FC Barcelona club’s home stadium, is the largest football stadium in Europe. True or False?

True

False

The largest in Europe as well as the second largest in the world, just after Rungrado May Day Stadium in North Korea.

#10  Buttons  20 seconds

A bid for the design of which famous landmark was offered to Barcelona for the World Exposition of Barcelona in 1888?

The Eiffel Tower

The Statue of Liberty

The Tower Bridge

The Washington Monument

The Eiffel Tower would be in Spain if it wasn't rejected, Spain worried it would be an eyesore on the city's skyline.
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