A concert hall World Heritage by UNESCO
At the beginning of the XX century, Catalan industrialists passionate for music and the arts, financed the construction of Palau de la Música Catalana.The commission was taken upon by the architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner. It was built as of 1905 and was inaugurated in 1908.
The modern work is of great originality, already providing the architect with quite innovative, creative and technological solutions in his time.
In 1997, Unesco include the building in its World Heritage Catalogue. At the end of the 80´s, the team of Óscar Tusquets, Lluís Clotet and Carlos Díaz was commissioned to widen the Palau, receiving due to this award the Premio FAD of Arquitecture, Refurbishing and Rehabilitation.