Tiled of Barcelona

Walking on Barcelona’s streets you can’t miss the different tiled that are different from one district to another.


Walking on Barcelona you can see very old tile from XX century, and at this time, all the resident of the Eixample District had to put rocks in front of their home to deal with problem of mud.

But it was so chaotic so in 1906 the mayor of Barcelona instituted paving all streets with cobblestones of similar dimensions. Here Become the story of the tiled of Barcelona, each district put his own design on the tiled.


But the famous and became the emblem of Barcelona is the Rosa de Barcelona manufactured and laid in 1916 in the Eixample District.


One of the famous one is also the tile of Paseo de Gracia designed by Gaudí in 1904.

baldosa Gaudi

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